Sunderland University

Sunderland University

University of Sunderland
Langham Tower
Ryhope Road
Tel: 0191 515 2000
Fax: 0191 515 2423
Student enquiries: Student Recruitment Office (Edinburgh Building, Chester Road, Sunderland SRI 3SD. Tel: 0191 515 3000, Fax: 0191 515 3805, Email: student-helpline(at)
Applications: UCAS (GTTR for PGCE)


Main study areas: Creative & performing arts; business & management; computing; design; education; engineering; humanities; law; media; medicinal sciences; psychology; social sciences & caring professions; sports science & tourism.

Students: Total 15,000 (9000 full-time, 6000 part-time); 25% mature on entry, male/female ratio 1:1. First degree students 9500 (9000 full-time, 500 part-time), of which 1200 international. Postgraduates 2200. Teaching staff: 430 full-time, 48 part-time.

Quick Info

A modern university.

Location: North east England.

Average entry UCAS points: 180.

Admissions info: All AS and A-level qualifications considered, also Key Skills on some courses. UCAS tariff used.

Drop-out rate: 15%.

State school entry: 97%.

Accommodation: All first years guaranteed accommodation.