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An international community

Join a community of 10,000 students from over 60 countries. You’ll study in a supportive environment - the University ranks 1st in the UK for their support services (ISB, 2015).

You can fast-track your studies with the University’s unique two-year intensive bachelor's degrees. Offered in subjects including business and law, it’s a great chance to save money and graduate quicker.

Be ahead of the competition

You’ll benefit from experienced lecturers with industry experience. You’ll have the opportunity to gain work experience during your studies through the University’s Degreeplus initiative. Employers look for graduates with work experience. That’s why 94% of Gloucestershire graduates find a job or further study within six months of graduation.

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Something for everyone

UNIversal Sport offers everyone the opportunity to get involved with sports. Whatever you enjoy, from rugby to rowing, you’ll find it here at Gloucestershire. With over 35 sports clubs to join and over 80 activities to choose from, you’re sure to find something you love.

Joining a University society is a great way to make new friends and meet people who share your interests. The University has over 50 societies for you to get involved in, covering everything from playing the ukulele to paintballing.

Emmanuel from Zimbabwe
"The teachers are really helpful and encouraging and they are supporting me in my plans to progress further in the University." Emmanuel from Zimbabwe