The university is located in the Midlands, between Leeds and Manchester.
All of its teachers are Fellows of the Higher Education Academy and every student has an opportunity to take a work placement. Some of the courses hold professional accreditations, such as RIBA, ACCA and IET.
The university benefits from partnerships with industry leaders, which include 3M Buckley Innovation Centre, AstraZeneca and the NHS.
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