International

Why choose Teesside University

Ranked number one of 42 universities in the UK for overall average satisfaction*

International Student Barometer 2016

Campus

Reputation

  • Of 42 UK universities surveyed in the International Student Barometer Survey 2016*, Teesside is ranked number one in the UK for average satisfaction with the learning experience and number one for 'good teachers'
  • 85 years of teaching excellence and innovation in education.
  • We've been awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Excellence for our outstanding work in the field of enterprise and business engagement.
  • Our silver rating in the government’s new Teaching Excellence Framework reflects our strategic approach to teaching excellence, our commitment to our students and our emphasis on providing a high-quality learning and student experience.

Satisfaction

Excellent job prospects

Of 182 global universities (42 in the UK) surveyed in the International Student Barometer Survey 2016*

  • international students rank us number one in the UK for careers advice and employability, and
  • number one in the UK and number two globally for our careers service
  • Our graduates are working all over the world for companies such as the BBC, Aston Martin, Disney, Johnson Matthey, HSBC, United States Air Force Research Lab, Vodafone, Microsoft, the NHS, Rolls-Royce, Raleigh UK, 22 Cans, Framestore.
  • We help you launch your career through work placements, volunteering, live projects, accredited courses and graduate internships.
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Value

  • We offer international scholarships of up to £1,500 - eligibility criteria apply.
  • Of 182 global universities (42 of which were in the UK) surveyed in the International Student Barometer Survey 2016* we are ranked number one in the UK and 4th globally for financial support, and
  • number one in the UK for accommodation costs
  • We have affordable accommodation with free internet access, all within walking distance of the campus.
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  • The cost of living is relatively low with student discounts widely available.

Location

  • Teesside University is based in Middlesbrough, in the heart of the north east of England. It's a friendly multicultural town with many varieties of shops, supermarkets, cinemas, restaurants, clubs, sports and museums.
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  • Appreciate the local beauty – countryside and historic towns – with two national parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty. It's an area that many international tourists choose to visit.
  • Of 42 UK universities surveyed in the International Student Barometer Survey 2016*, international students rank us number one in the UK for social faclities
  • Arrive here easily – Durham Tees Valley Airport is 13 miles from the University and Newcastle Airport is less than 50 miles away. It is much easier to fly direct to these airports rather than via a London airport.
  • You can reach London or Edinburgh by train in 2.5 hours, with cities such as York, Leeds, Newcastle and Durham 1.5 hours or less by road.

Worldwide

  • Students from over 100 countries have graduated through our programmes.
  • Over the last ten years we have delivered programmes across the globe, in countries including Botswana, Zambia, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Bahrain, Greece, Germany and the Czech Republic.
  • We have research partnerships with universities across Europe and beyond, including leading institutions in Qatar, China and India.

*International Student Barometer Survey is an annual survey about international student experience conducted by i-graduate.


 
 
 
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