The University of Northampton welcomes international students to become one of their own. We value the richness and cultural diversity you bring to our academic community. We have over 1000 students from more than 100 different countries studying with us and provide for them a high-quality university experience with well-structured courses, top-quality teaching and a first-class environment. We are committed to supporting our students throughout their time with us - from your first enquiry to graduation and beyond.
With a well established reputation as a forward thinking and modern university, The University of Northampton offers a vibrant and stimulating environment to further your studies. Our undergraduate programmes are designed to meet your educational need to study a subject or group of subjects in greater depth and to extend your knowledge and skills thus enabling you to pursue your career ambitions.
Programme choice - We offer a variety of courses and our degree programmes are particularly tailored to meet the needs of industry and commerce. We have established links with a number of professional and industrial bodies and constantly review our portfolio to ensure that it meets our students' requirements and employers' needs.
Our Programmes include Accounting, Advertising, Architecture, Biological sciences, Business & Finance, Computing, Dance, Drama & Theatre, Early Childhood studies, Engineering, English, Entertainment marketing, Environmental science, Events management, Fashion & Design, Film & Television studies, Fine Art, Geography, Graphic Communication, Hospitality management, Human Resource Management, Interior Design, International Development, International Foundation Programme, Leather technology, Law, Journalism, Management & Marketing, Media production, Occupational Therapy, Philosophy, Photographic Practice, Podiatry,
Politics, Psychology, Music, Social & Community development, Enterprise development, Sociology, Sports Sciences, Surface design & printed textiles, Travel & Tourism etc.
International Scholarship Scheme - The University of Northampton is pleased to offer a generous scholarship to international students with a strong academic/merit background. All undergraduate courses fall within the scheme and all students who have obtained 3 B's or above at their A/Levels, are eligible to apply.
Employability - we make sure that our graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills required for a successful career in their chosen field. We constantly review and tailor our qualifications to meet the needs of industry and commerce. Input is provided from researchers, current practitioners, professional bodies, commerce and industry to ensure that the curriculum and content is up-to-date and relevant. UK qualifications are recognized world-wide as a bench-mark of quality and employers throughout the world recognize and have confidence in the high standards which underpin our postgraduate qualifications. They also appreciate that undertaking a postgraduate qualification in the UK demands a high level of motivation and commitment as well as a very significant investment in terms of time and resources. Our dedicated team of career advisors are on hand to assist you to develop the skills needed to be successful in the employment market.
Value - thanks to the low cost of living and studying here, The University of Northampton proves to be great value. Course fees are competitive and Northampton is one of the least expensive places to live in the UK. You will also benefit from the very high level of academic and professional support we provide and from the excellent modern facilities which create an environment designed to enable you to maximize your achievements.
Facilities - Our two campuses offer the perfect setting for you to achieve your full potential. In recent years we have invested 73 million pounds in our estates and learning resources. This has enabled us to extend our specialized teaching areas and to provide a purpose-built Student Centre.
Support - we support students through effective learner information, advice, guidance, counseling and other services. The Student Centre provides a one-stop-shop for all student support needs. In addition to the general services accessed through the Student Centre, individual course teams offer in-depth support pertaining to particular programmes of study. Our students often comment on the friendly, approachable nature of our staff.
Location - Northampton is centrally located and within easy travelling distance of London, Birmingham and other major centres. We are served by 5 international airports and excellent road and rail links to all parts of the UK and Europe.
Joint Honours - Flexibility, breadth and adaptability are the main features of our Joint Honours programme. You can build a course that suits your particular needs, plays to your strengths and/or prepares you for the career of your choice.
The structure within which you make your choice ensures that your degree is a coherent and credible award and that it will provide you with a breadth of expertise leading to a flexible and valuable qualification.
Campus life - based on two campus sites set in attractive green open spaces. The University of Northampton offers an exciting and vibrant environment in which to further your studies. Both campuses have a library, 24-hour IT suite, bookshops, restaurants, bars and a convenience store. A frequent bus service links the campuses and both are within easy reach of shops, entertainment and leisure facilities.
Living in Northampton - Situated at the heart of England, Northampton has excellent sports and leisure facilities, great entertainment and shopping and is easily accessible via a comprehensive transport network.
Settling in - In addition to academic support the University provides a range of personal support services to ensure that you are supported in all aspects of your university life. The University has an excellent reputation for all aspects of student support. Student feedback consistently praised the friendly and approachable nature of our staff. At The University of Northampton you will not just be one of the crowd.
Part-time Work in the UK - Northampton offers many opportunities for part-time work and most of our students have part-time jobs in local businesses. The University provides a 'Job Shop' which is based in the Student Centre and is dedicated to helping students find suitable work which they can fit around their studies.
We look forward to welcoming you to The University of Northampton in the near future.
AUTHORISED REPRESENTATION IN SRI LANKA
The University of Northampton is solely represented by INTERNATIONAL PLACEWELL CONSULTANTS the only authorized official representative in Sri Lanka which is headed by the Managing Director Mr. Rohan Wijesooriya, who has successfully guided and assisted over 800 students for the last 7 years in the area of Career Guidance, Counseling, and visa documentation, which are offered Complimentary to all applicants.
Mr. Wijesooriya would be pleased to offer his guidance to all interested students to join the University of Northampton if they could e-mail their request to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact him on 0773060841/0713-266202/2593266 and visit their local office at 93, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5.
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