Why choose the University of Hertfordshire

Great reasons to make us your first choice

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Your degree studies will provide you with the knowledge, practical skills and experience that employers look for, giving you the best chance of career success.

Teaching excellence

You'll enjoy high-quality teaching, which is independently commended by the UK's Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. Many of our degree courses are also accredited by professional bodies.

Flexible study routes

To help you meet our entry requirements we offer a range of tailored foundation and preparation courses. These are designed to improve your English language, develop study skills, and build your subject knowledge, before you start your degree.

Twenty-first century study facilities

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You'll have access to award-winning Learning Resources Centres, which are widely regarded as the best among UK universities, as well as state-of-the-art specialist facilities at our schools.

You'll also be connected to studynet, your online University available 24/7 on the web from any location.

A great location

You'll be only half an hour from central London, and within easy reach of all 4 of the capital's international airports. You're guaranteed university accommodation in your first year on an attractive, safe campus.

See for yourself

To allow you to get a first hand experience of what life is like studying at one of the top new universities in the UK check out our virtual tours and the video below.

Find out more

To find out more please contact us or to chat to other students interested in studying at the University of Hertfordshire in the UK check out our Facebook group.