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University of Chester

Established 2005

University of Chester

Established 2005


Location: Chester

Nearest Airport: Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Nearest Station: Lime Street


  • CUG : 60
  • THE : 1201–1500

Number of Students

Bachelor’s degree students: 9230

Master’s degree students: 4315

International students: 11%

About University of Chester

Established in 1839, the University of Chester is one of the oldest higher education institutions in the country. Based on several campuses in Chester and a smaller campus in Warrington, the university offers a range of foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as undertaking academic research. The main campus is located on Parkgate Road, just north of the City Walls in Chester. It has a mixture of Victorian buildings and modern buildings. The campus also features a fitness centre, sports hall, swimming pool, science and language laboratories, bar and various shops.
The university is a member of AACSB, the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Cathedrals Group, the North West Universities Association and Universities UK. The University of Chester is the fifth oldest higher education establishment in England, with only the universities of Oxford, Cambridge, Durham and London outdating it.

Complete Course List

  • Nursing and midwifery
  • Health sciences
  • Teacher training and education
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Sports science
  • Literature and creative writing
  • Languages
  • Biology and life sciences
  • Humanities
  • Theology and religious studies
  • Business analysis and management
  • Business and management studies
  • Food sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Event management
  • Music and composing
  • Performance
  • Journalism
  • Social sciences
  • Philosophy
  • Psychology
  • Theatre studies
  • Pharmacy and pharmacology
  • Art and design
  • Interior design
  • Health Care Management
  • Special needs education
  • Criminal law
  • Marketing
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Law and legal studies
  • Geography
  • Fine art
  • Economics
  • Animal care and veterinary science
  • Social studies
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Computer science
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Marketing management
  • Advertising
  • Marketing and advertising studies
  • Engineering
  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Art management
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Finance
  • Primary education
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Software engineering
  • Politics
  • History
  • Economics and development economics
  • Transport engineering and logistics
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Energy and environmental management
  • Film and TV studies
  • Linguistics
  • Business and human resource management
  • Archaeology and anthropology
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Materials science
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Chemical engineering
  • Accounting
  • Photography
  • Museum studies
  • Data telecommunications and computer networks
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Organisational psychology
  • Graphic design
  • Fashion design
  • Mass communication
  • Construction and the built environment
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Biochemistry
  • Music and performing arts
  • International and cross cultural management
  • Accounting and management
  • Marine biology
  • Banking and finance
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • Commercial and Corporate law
University of Chester

53.1986412022, -2.8980610732

Postal Address

Parkgate Road
United Kingdom

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