Why choose University of Northampton?

The University of Northampton is centrally situated in the heart of Northampton and within easy travelling distance of London, Birmingham and other major cities. Established in 1924, The University of Northampton was formally known as Northampton Technical College and after years of progression and succession, it is now recognised as full university status.

The University of Northampton offers its students an outstanding academic experience, filled with learning and teaching excellence, and an exciting and stimulating life both on and off campus. With the power to award its own research degrees, The University of Northampton is also notable for high student’s employability rate, outstanding teaching approaches, student’s social innovation and social impact and excellent student experience. Apart from that, the university has strong links with a number of professional bodies and organisations in the local area and further afield, and its programmes are designed to meet both students’ educational needs and the needs of industry and commerce.



The University of Northampton is an award-winning top 50* university, recognizing the focus on providing an excellent student experience which is geared to enhance the life skills, knowledge and employability.

The university work closely to continually invest in areas that matter most to their students and on top of that, 96%** of the students obtain the job after 6 months of graduating which makes the university special in the public eyes.

* HESA Destinations of Higher Education (DLHE) Survey 2012/13, July 2014 compared to full university status HEIs for full-time study first Undergraduate leavers. Ranked 26th in England for satisfaction when compared to full university status HEIs in the National Student Survey 2014.

** HESA Destination of Higher Education Leavers (DLHE) survey 2012/13, July 2014 compared to full university status HEIs for full time study first undergraduate leavers




Unique Teaching Standards

University of Northampton is committed to providing its students with the very best learning experience possible.

The ambitious academic community undertakes extensive research and consultancy work, bringing real-world experiences and insights to their teaching.

The programmes have the perfect balance of theoretical learning, critical analysis and practical application.


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