About the University

The University of Sunderland is a truly life-changing university. We've been providing higher education in the city since 1901, and we're proud to be an innovative, accessible and inspirational university.

As of 2011-2012 we have 17,101 students and 1,338 staff, and our strengths range from widening access and student experience to research, international and industry links.

Hear what some of our graduates and staff have to say about Sunderland: