About Us

Since we were founded in 1824, we have always worked to design and deliver courses that are relevant to the professions and sectors they serve. Click on the pages below to find out more about our history, what makes us proud and the hallmarks of excellence which help our online courses stand out from the rest.

Why Study With Us?

From our diverse student population to our research output and employability prospects, it is no wonder that we were recently ranked as one of the globe’s top young universities (THE Young University Rankings 2019).

Accreditations and Industry Links

We are committed to transforming lives, businesses and communities through our range of online degrees. Our accreditations and strong industry links ensure that we are professionally relevant in the subject areas that employers need.

What our students say about us

"As it’s delivered from a respected UK-based university, the support options are fantastic and I know I can access the services I need, when I need to."
"Take advantage of the free extra courses you’re offered. I’ve undertaken courses focusing on speed reading, academic writing and learning to write critically. They have been absolutely brilliant. Having never studied at this level before, I felt like I was being supported in gaining the skills I needed to succeed."
"Although the course is online you are encouraged to work with other students through group work and live seminars. Although we all have similar interests, we all come from different industries, so we bring different perspectives to the modules which aids my understanding while also giving me more insight into other industries."

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