The University of Cumbria offers international students a unique study experience in the UK, attracting hundreds of overseas learners every year. Its students go on to great success, with 96 per cent of the university’s graduates finding professional employment or further studies within six months of graduating (Graduate Outcomes Survey 2020).
International students can study undergraduate and postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses. These are taught by five specialist academic departments:
- Institute of Health
- Institute of Arts
- Institute of Education
- Institute of Business, Industry and Leadership
- Institute of Science and Environment
The majority of courses have a 90 to 100 per cent student satisfaction rate. There are also Pre-Sessional English language programmes available. These help non-native speakers with their language abilities.
Each of Cumbria’s campuses offer unique learning experiences and exceptional surroundings. They are based in:
- Lancaster and Carlisle – both vibrant and historic cities
- Ambleside – in the heart of the English Lake District, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
All of these locations have great transport links, popular tourist attractions and proximity to the beautiful UK coast and countryside.
Campuses are safe, self-contained, friendly and full of expert support services. The university has an award-winning support team. It's committed to helping all students towards their goals and ambitions and resolving problems, and offers dedicated support for international students.
University residences are comfortable, convenient and offer amazing value for money. Students who apply to Cumbria by the given deadline are guaranteed on-campus accommodation for the first year. Campus living provides many opportunities for students. They can get involved with social activities and events, pursue their interests.