Why choose Sunderland

Choosing a university isn't always easy, but here are just a few reasons why choosing the University of Sunderland could be a life-changing decision.‌

  • Best University in the North East – Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2015 (voted by students)
  • Most Affordable University in the UK for International Students - A Complete University Guide 2016
  • Highest Climber in The Guardian League Tables 2017 - The Guardian
  • Top 20 in the UK for 7 subjects including Mechanical Engineering, Tourism and Media - The Guardian League Tables 2017
  • Best in the North East for course satisfaction in 6 subjects including Accounting and Finance, Fashion and Textiles and Sociology - The Guardian League Tables 2017
  • Best in the North East for satisfaction with teaching in 6 subjects including Biosciences and Business, Management and Marketing - The Guardian League Tables 2017
  • Top 10 in UK for Student Accommodation – Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2015
  • Top 5 in the world for satisfaction with residential service – International Student Barometer 2014
  • Top 5 in UK for satisfaction with cost of living – International Student Barometer 2014
  • Top 10 in the world for satisfaction with student advice – International Student Barometer 2014
  • 94% of graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduating – Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey 2016
  • Top 5 Students' Union in the UK – Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2015
  • Ten academic areas are classified as having ‘world leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ research
 
Open days and visits

Open day on Tuesday 23rd August 2016 from 9:30am-4:00pm.  More...

Open day on Friday 14th October 2016 from 2:00pm-6:00pm.  More...

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