• Year of estabishment

    1882
  • Staff

    1,999 (approx)
  • Acceptance Critieria

    Profile Dependent
  • Accomodation

    Yes

University of Bedfordshire

Luton, UK

  • College Address

    University Square, Luton, Bedfordshire LU1 3JU, United Kingdom

  • College Website

    http://www.beds.ac.uk/

  • College contact

    +44 1234 400400

Type

Public

Scholarship

Yes

No.of students

24,999 (approx)

Intake

Sep/Oct


University Of Bedfordshire Is A Public University Which Was Set Up In Year 1882. It Has An Urban Set Up With Its Main Campus In Bedford, Luton Bedfordshire And Other Campus In Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. Its Chancellor Is Rt Hon John Bercow MP And Vice-chancellor Is Bill Rammell. This University Was First Accredited In Year 1992 By Privy Council And Is Affiliated To Million & Universities UK.

According To The Complete University Guide This University Was Ranked At #110 In Year 2016, At #117 In Year 2015, At #107 In Year 2014, At #82 In Year 2013, At #103 In Year 2012, At #72 In Year 2010, At #86 In Year 2009 And At #86 In Year 2008. Guardian University Guide Ranked It At #98 In Year 2016, At #115 In Year 2015, At #110 In Year 2014, At #103 In Year 2013, At #102 In Year 2012, At #103 In Year 2011, At #88 In Year 2010, At #91 In Year 2009 And At #95 In Year 2008. Times Good University Guide Ranked It At #88 In Year 2012, At #106 In Year 2011, At #71 In Year 2010, At #89 In Year 2009 And At #84 In Year 2008. Sunday Times University Guide Ranked It At #116 In Year 2013, At #111 In Year 2012, At #102 In Year 2009, At #102 In Year 2008, At #98 In Year 2007, At #104 In Year 2006, At #106 In Year 2005, At #83 In Year 2004, At #82 In Year 2003, At #72 In Year 2002, At #100 In Year 2001 And At #83 In Year 2000.

Campus

Bedfordshire Has Two Main Campuses in Bedford, Luton Bedfordshire And Other Campus In Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom. The Luton Campus Homes Social Science, Business, Art & Design, Law, Psychology, Computing, Media And Science. The Bedfor Campus Homes Primary Education, Sport & Exercise Sciences, Tourism & Leisure, Secondary & Post-Compulsory Education, Physical Education & Sport Studies. Both The Campus Has Latest Teaching Facilities Along With On Campus Residence Halls.

Schools

Bedfordshire?s Schools Are:

  • School Of Creative Arts, Technologies & Science
  • School Of Health & Social Sciences
  • Business School
  • School Of Education & Sport

Departments

University?s Departments Are:

  • Architecture
  • Art & Design
  • Bio Sciences & Biotechnology
  • Business Management
  • Computer Graphics & Animation
  • Computer Science & Information Technology
  • Education & Teaching
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Fashion
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality, Tourism & Events
  • Humanities
  • Journalism, Media, PR & Communication
  • Law
  • Linguistics (English Lit. & Hons)
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Music & Dance
  • Psychology
  • Science
  • Sports

Teaching Standards

Sunday Times Has Stated Bedfordshire To Be ?Best New University? In Year 2004 And Times Higher Education Shortlisted It As Supplement?s University In Year 2007. It Has Been Awarded The Queen?s Award For Enterprise, ?Gold? Award By Investors In People And Times Higher Education Leadership And Management Awards Gave It Outstanding Finance Team In Year 2011.

Courses

University Of Bedfordshire Offers 110 Courses In Undergraduate And Graduate Programs. They Have Provided High Quality Facilities Across Its Subject Areas. Some Major Courses Are:

  • Tourism
  • Law
  • Health
  • Media & Communication
  • Business Management

Student Facilities

It Has Over 55 Student Societies Which Includes Political, Cultural, Religious, Recreational And Sporting Societies. These Societies Offer A Wide Range Of Events And Cultural Activities Arranged By Them.

Some Cultural Societies Are:

  • Indian
  • Inter-Cultural
  • Malaysian
  • Nigerian
  • Pakistani

Recreational Societies Are:

  • Art
  • Aylesbury Students
  • Bed Bugs
  • Cheerleading
  • Chess

Religious Societies Are:

  • Hindu
  • Islamic
  • Jewish
  • Muslim Women
  • Sikh

By Taking Regular Part In Events Students Assist In Raising Funds.

Accommodation

Both The Campuses Of Bedfordshire Provides On And Off Campus Housing. University Offers 24 Hour On-site Security And Laundry. Gymnasiums, Events, Activities Membership And Contents Insurance Are Provided. A Student Village With En-suites, Study Rooms, Shared Bathrooms And Shared Kitchens Are Also Owned By University Provided With More Than 168 Rooms.

Notable Alumni

Some Of University?s Notable Alumni Are:

  • Rickie Haywood Williams
  • Gemma Hunt
  • Becky Jago
  • Stephen Kelman
  • Melvin O'Doom

Scholarships

University Of Bedfordshire Offers A Wide Range Of Scholarships To Students Pursuing Undergraduate And Graduate Programs Belonging From National And International. Some Of University?s Scholarship Programs Are: 

  • Bedfordshire Excellence Scholarship
  • Academic Scholarship
  • Sports Scholarships
  • Care Leavers Bursary
  • Jubilee Scholarship

Every Year University Offers More Than £2.6 Million Scholarships To Students. Students Have To Check Before Applying For Scholarship Program Whether They Are Eligible For Scholarship Programs Or Not. In Year 2014/15 University Offered Scholarships To Over 5,166 Students.