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University of Hull

Location

University of Hull, Hull United Kingdom

Ranking

# 651-700QS World University Rankings

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106Undergraduate programs

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37Postgraduate programs

Tuitionfee

$15400Average tuition fee

About University of Hull

The University of Hull was formed in 1927, making us the 14th oldest university in England. With a proud history of academic excellence and creating and inspiring life-changing research, we have a tradition of providing opportunity for all, in a friendly student city.

We are committed to social justice and sustainability and serious about our role in the economic, social and cultural life of the region, nation and global partnership.

Hull is the only university to be an Official Partner of Team GB. This exclusive six-year partnership presents opportunities for joint research and enterprise projects, and career-boosting opportunities for our students.


Teaching Excellence

At Hull you can learn from academics at the forefront of their field and be part of a vibrant teaching and research community, with many of our programmes enhancing your career potential through incorporated professional and employability skills modules. We are committed to delivering a truly up-to-date, international curriculum and identifying opportunities during your studies such as work placements and overseas study tours. Indeed, an impressive 91.7% of students are in work or further study fifteen months after graduating (full-time first degree leavers, Graduate Outcomes survey for the academic year 2018/19, published by HESA July 2021).


Research with Impact

We care about making a difference and research that can make a real impact on people’s lives. Hull has featured twice in Universities UK's list of ‘100 discoveries by British Universities which changed the world’ with our bone density scanner and the globally renowned breakthrough in LCD technology. Today we’re in the top 50 UK universities for research power (REF 2014) with a research agenda tackling some of the largest global issues, from health to habitats, food to flooding and supply chains to slavery. Our research institutes also work tirelessly to find solutions to some of the biggest challenges currently facing our world.

Hull also announced its ambition to become Carbon Neutral by 2027, which marks the University's 100 year anniversary. Our vision is to shape a fairer, brighter carbon neutral future for all. we plan to deliver on this by preparing outstanding graduates to help solve critical, complex, global challenges and thought provoking, game changing research that is advancing knowledge to inform policy and practice.


Student Support

We want our students to reach their full potential, so we offer many kinds of support  to our students throughout their studies.

Each student is allocated a Personal Supervisor to meet with throughout the year – they give academic advice and are a student’s first point of contact for feedback and guidance. Hull also has a Skills Team in the Library to help students develop academic and digital skills to enhance study and research skills. Through bookable appointments, group sessions and online resources the team support students in skills such as general studying, writing, referencing, resource discovery, analysis, presentation and ICT.

 

Our Student Services team also provide advice on matters like health and wellbeing, visas and immigration – ensuring students can get the most out of everything the university has to offer.

 

About University of Hull

The University of Hull was formed in 1927, making us the 14th oldest university in England. With a proud history of academic excellence and creating and inspiring life-changing research, we have a tradition of providing opportunity for all, in a friendly student city.

We are committed to social justice and sustainability and serious about our role in the economic, social and cultural life of the region, nation and global partnership.

Hull is the only university to be an Official Partner of Team GB. This exclusive six-year partnership presents opportunities for joint research and enterprise projects, and career-boosting opportunities for our students.


Teaching Excellence

At Hull you can learn from academics at the forefront of their field and be part of a vibrant teaching and research community, with many of our programmes enhancing your career potential through incorporated professional and employability skills modules. We are committed to delivering a truly up-to-date, international curriculum and identifying opportunities during your studies such as work placements and overseas study tours. Indeed, an impressive 91.7% of students are in work or further study fifteen months after graduating (full-time first degree leavers, Graduate Outcomes survey for the academic year 2018/19, published by HESA July 2021).


Research with Impact

We care about making a difference and research that can make a real impact on people’s lives. Hull has featured twice in Universities UK's list of ‘100 discoveries by British Universities which changed the world’ with our bone density scanner and the globally renowned breakthrough in LCD technology. Today we’re in the top 50 UK universities for research power (REF 2014) with a research agenda tackling some of the largest global issues, from health to habitats, food to flooding and supply chains to slavery. Our research institutes also work tirelessly to find solutions to some of the biggest challenges currently facing our world.

Hull also announced its ambition to become Carbon Neutral by 2027, which marks the University's 100 year anniversary. Our vision is to shape a fairer, brighter carbon neutral future for all. we plan to deliver on this by preparing outstanding graduates to help solve critical, complex, global challenges and thought provoking, game changing research that is advancing knowledge to inform policy and practice.


Student Support

We want our students to reach their full potential, so we offer many kinds of support  to our students throughout their studies.

Each student is allocated a Personal Supervisor to meet with throughout the year – they give academic advice and are a student’s first point of contact for feedback and guidance. Hull also has a Skills Team in the Library to help students develop academic and digital skills to enhance study and research skills. Through bookable appointments, group sessions and online resources the team support students in skills such as general studying, writing, referencing, resource discovery, analysis, presentation and ICT.

 

Our Student Services team also provide advice on matters like health and wellbeing, visas and immigration – ensuring students can get the most out of everything the university has to offer.

 

University information

The University of Hull welcomes students from around the world and we accept a range of UK and international qualifications.

 

If you are an international student , check our country pages to look at our country specific entry requirements or apply through one of our  representatives in your country . If there is no representative in your country, and you’d like some help, email us at  [email protected] .

 

Undergraduate

Apply for one of our undergraduate courses through  UCAS . As well as providing your personal details, academic qualifications and any employment history – it’s a great way to showcase your skills, qualities and passion for the subject you’re wanting to study.

 

Use our institution code H72, and for medicine (HYMS) use H75.

 

Postgraduate

To apply,  find your course on our website and click the 'apply now' button to get started.

 

Our postgraduate admissions team will review your application and write to you with a decision.

 

You will need to meet any conditions stated on your offer letter before you can register. Applicants requiring a student visa need to meet all conditions before the University can issue CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies).

 

International Foundation Pathways

If you need more support before studying with us our on-site pathway provider, ONCAMPUS Hull, has foundation and pre-masters programmes to help you gain entry.

 

English Language Requirements

 

If your first language is not English, or you require a student visa to study, you will be required to provide evidence of your English language proficiency level.

 

For degree programmes, Hull accepts a number of tests and qualifications  including the following, however you must check your course for exact requirements:

 

  • IELTS Academic Test – a score of 6.0 overall with at least 5.5 in each band, or 5.5 overall with at least 5.5 in each band for integrated foundation year programmes
  • PTE Academic – a score of 54 overall with at least 51 in each band
  • TOEFL iBT – a score of 79 overall with at least 17 in listening, 18 in reading, 20 in speaking and 17 in writing
  • Other  accepted equivalents

 

Pre-Sessional English

Students who cannot satisfy the English language requirements can pursue a Hull English language or summer study programme course before starting their academic degree. These range from 6 weeks to 12-months

 

You can find out more about pre-sessional English courses on our website.


General

79+
2+
6+

Bachelor

79+
6+

Master

6+
79+
180+
54+
30+
1190+
24+
590+
299+
3+

Hull is a campus community. You will find everything you need to live and study all on our single-site campus, located on the edge of the city of Hull.  We have invested over £300 million into campus facilities to give our students the ideal environment in which to live and learn.

 

- £130-million accommodation complex

- £28 million refurbishment of the Brynmor Jones Library

- £28-million health campus, spearheaded by the state-of-the-art Allam Medical Building

- £9.5 million on turning Middleton Hall into one of the region’s best performance venues and cinemas

- £16-million investment in a state-of-the-art upgrade of its sporting facilities

 

Accommodation

Our wide-range of   on-campus accommodation suits different tastes and needs  – with study areas, en-suite rooms, games, music and big-screen rooms, and even rooftop apartments. Apply on time to be guaranteed a room.

 

Brynmor Jones Library

The magnificent seven-floor Brynmor Jones Library had a £28-million refurbishment in 2015. Usually open 24/7 during term time it offers students access to more than a million books, journals and periodicals, a helpful array of technology, an art gallery and a popular café. There are also flexible spaces for individual and group study, accommodating the different ways students learn today.

 

Allam Medical Building and Health Campus

On 16 November 2017, Her Majesty The Queen performed the Opening Ceremony of the Allam Medical Building, the heart of the University of Hull’s £28-million health campus. The Allam Medical Building achieved success in the Buildings That Inspire category in The Guardian’s University Awards 2018. Featuring a simulated operating theatre, hospital ward and intensive care unit, the Allam Medical Building allows students to train in a real life setting from the start – giving them the skills and confidence to easily transition into a clinical setting. The Institute for Clinical and Applied Health opened in the Allam Medical Building in March 2019. Its research directly addresses critical health issues in the local region, which goes on to have national and international impact.

 

Middleton Hall

£9.5-million investment has turned Middleton Hall into one of the region’s best performance venues and cinemas. A world-class cultural venue in the heart of campus with some of the finest facilities around, the centrepiece of Middleton Hall is a 400-seat concert hall and industry standard recording and rehearsal spaces. It’s accompanied by the contemporary Arts Café and Bar.

  

Allam Sports Centre

Opened in 2018, this £16-million investment features a 12-court sports hall suitable for competitive badminton, basketball, netball, volleyball and futsal as well as a number of other sports. There are also 6 international standard glass back squash courts – which have been home to the Allam British Open and English Junior Squash Championships.

 

It also includes a 120-station gym and 3 dedicated fitness studios often used to martial arts, boxing, rowing, dance and yoga. The Allam Sports Centre also has a new strength and conditioning suite.

 

Outside is a £3.5-million outdoor sports facility is home to floodlit 3G pitches, outdoor hardcourts for netball and tennis, grass pitches and pitch-side changing rooms.

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Student life

University is all about the people you meet and the community you become a part of. And at Hull, that community is welcoming to everyone, whatever your interests.

 

Clubs and Societies

Hull University Union exists to represent the student voice and ensure student opinions are heard. It’s for everyone studying at the University of Hull and is here to help make time at University count, by supporting students to connect, develop, meet new people and build a support network.

With over 130 student-led activities like sports, societies, or give it a go events, you can meet students with similar interests or discover a new passion. Many of these events and activities can help you develop skills for the future, but there are also opportunities to socialise during Welcome Week or Karaoke and Quiz nights.

 

City of Hull

The University’s red-brick campus is located in the city’s leafy Avenues area, in walking distance from some of Hull’s best cafes, bars and independent shops. Not only do you have everything needed in daily life, you’re only a short bus ride away from the bustling city centre.

Hull’s city centre is home to many shops, museums and galleries, as well as places to grab some food and a drink. You can also explore the cobbled streets of the Old Town, Queen Victoria Square and Hull Minster – England’s largest parish church.

There is also a thriving cultural hub in the waterfront area with its historical docks, marina and fruit market. Here you can find art galleries, restaurants, shops and music venues. The area also overlooks The Deep, one of the UK’s biggest and best aquariums, with penguins, sharks and over 3000 sea creatures.

 

Hull and the Region

Green countryside, pretty villages, beautiful beaches and charming market towns: East Yorkshire has it all. The region has a number of award-winning seaside resorts – Scarborough, Bridlington, Hornsea and Withernsea – all have sandy beaches and pleasant promenades.

Hull’s location – roughly halfway between London and Edinburgh – puts cities such as York, Leeds and Manchester within easy reach. Served by Humberside Airport and Hull Paragon Station, Hull is a well-connected city, with Humberside Airport offering daily flights to mainland Europe and direct train journeys to London (2.5 hours) and Manchester (2 hours).

At Hull, our Student Futures team help our students to be future focused, encouraging and empowering individuals to develop skills key for employability as well as to make and implement well-informed decisions about their career and continuing professional development.

All University of Hull students get access to our online platform which advertises a range of opportunities for current students and new graduates, including work placements and internships.

In recent years there have also been opportunities for our students through the Hull graduate internship programme.

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

9,250 GBP
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International Students

15,400 GBP
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One of the important factors when considering a master's degree is the cost of study. Luckily, there are many options available to help students fund their master's programme. Download your copy of the Scholarship Guide to find out which scholarships from around the world could be available to you, and how to apply for them.

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Rankings & ratings

University of Hull is one of the top public universities in Hull, United Kingdom. It is ranked #651-700 in QS World University Rankings 2023.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #501- 550
  • 2014
    #501-550
  • 2015
    #551-600
  • 2016
    #551-600
  • 2017
    #551-600
  • 2018
    #601-650
  • 2019
    #591-600
  • 2020
    #601-650
  • 2021
    #601-650
  • 2022
    #651-700
  • 2023
    #651-700

Ranking criteria

7.5
Academic Reputation
4.6
Employer Reputation
16.6
Faculty Student Ratio
28.9
Citations per Faculty
58.7
International Faculty Ratio
50.3
International Students Ratio
75.6
International Research Network
16.3
Employment Outcomes

Available programs

The University of Hull was formed in 1927, making us the 14th oldest university in England. With a proud history of academic excellence and creating and inspiring life-changing research, we have a tradition of providing opportunity for all, in a friendly student city.

We are committed to social justice and sustainability and serious about our role in the economic, social and cultural life of the region, nation and global partnership.

Hull is the only university to be an Official Partner of Team GB. This exclusive six-year partnership presents opportunities for joint research and enterprise projects, and career-boosting opportunities for our students.


Teaching Excellence

At Hull you can learn from academics at the forefront of their field and be part of a vibrant teaching and research community, with many of our programmes enhancing your career potential through incorporated professional and employability skills modules. We are committed to delivering a truly up-to-date, international curriculum and identifying opportunities during your studies such as work placements and overseas study tours. Indeed, an impressive 91.7% of students are in work or further study fifteen months after graduating (full-time first degree leavers, Graduate Outcomes survey for the academic year 2018/19, published by HESA July 2021).


Research with Impact

We care about making a difference and research that can make a real impact on people’s lives. Hull has featured twice in Universities UK's list of ‘100 discoveries by British Universities which changed the world’ with our bone density scanner and the globally renowned breakthrough in LCD technology. Today we’re in the top 50 UK universities for research power (REF 2014) with a research agenda tackling some of the largest global issues, from health to habitats, food to flooding and supply chains to slavery. Our research institutes also work tirelessly to find solutions to some of the biggest challenges currently facing our world.

Hull also announced its ambition to become Carbon Neutral by 2027, which marks the University's 100 year anniversary. Our vision is to shape a fairer, brighter carbon neutral future for all. we plan to deliver on this by preparing outstanding graduates to help solve critical, complex, global challenges and thought provoking, game changing research that is advancing knowledge to inform policy and practice.


Student Support

We want our students to reach their full potential, so we offer many kinds of support to our students throughout their studies.

Each student is allocated a Personal Supervisor to meet with throughout the year – they give academic advice and are a student’s first point of contact for feedback and guidance. Hull also has a Skills Team in the Library to help students develop academic and digital skills to enhance study and research skills. Through bookable appointments, group sessions and online resources the team support students in skills such as general studying, writing, referencing, resource discovery, analysis, presentation and ICT.

 

Our Student Services team also provide advice on matters like health and wellbeing, visas and immigration – ensuring students can get the most out of everything the university has to offer.

 

The University of Hull was formed in 1927, making us the 14th oldest university in England. With a proud history of academic excellence and creating and inspiring life-changing research, we have a tradition of providing opportunity for all, in a friendly student city.

We are committed to social justice and sustainability and serious about our role in the economic, social and cultural life of the region, nation and global partnership.

Hull is the only university to be an Official Partner of Team GB. This exclusive six-year partnership presents opportunities for joint research and enterprise projects, and career-boosting opportunities for our students.


Teaching Excellence

At Hull you can learn from academics at the forefront of their field and be part of a vibrant teaching and research community, with many of our programmes enhancing your career potential through incorporated professional and employability skills modules. We are committed to delivering a truly up-to-date, international curriculum and identifying opportunities during your studies such as work placements and overseas study tours.

Research with Impact

We care about making a difference and research that can make a real impact on people’s lives. Hull has featured twice in Universities UK's list of ‘100 discoveries by British Universities which changed the world’ with our bone density scanner and the globally renowned breakthrough in LCD technology. Today we’re in the top 50 UK universities for research power (REF 2014) with a research agenda tackling some of the largest global issues, from health to habitats, food to flooding and supply chains to slavery. Our research institutes also work tirelessly to find solutions to some of the biggest challenges currently facing our world.

Hull also announced its ambition to become Carbon Neutral by 2027, which marks the University's 100 year anniversary. Our vision is to shape a fairer, brighter carbon neutral future for all. we plan to deliver on this by preparing outstanding graduates to help solve critical, complex, global challenges and thought provoking, game changing research that is advancing knowledge to inform policy and practice.


Student Support

We want our students to reach their full potential, so we offer many kinds of support  to our students throughout their studies.

Each student is allocated a Personal Supervisor to meet with throughout the year – they give academic advice and are a student’s first point of contact for feedback and guidance. Hull also has a Skills Team in the Library to help students develop academic and digital skills to enhance study and research skills. Through bookable appointments, group sessions and online resources the team support students in skills such as general studying, writing, referencing, resource discovery, analysis, presentation and ICT.

 

Our Student Services team also provide advice on matters like health and wellbeing, visas and immigration – ensuring students can get the most out of everything the university has to offer.

 

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