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University of Hull

1. Overview of the institution

The University of Hull is a public university, founded in 1927, located in Kingston upon Hull, a city in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. The main university campus is located in Hull and there is a smaller campus in Scarborough on the North Yorkshire coast. The main campus is home to the Hull York Medical School, a joint initiative with the University of York. Students are served by Hull University Union.

2. Location and facilities

The main campus is located in a residential district of North Hull on Cottingham Road. The University has a smaller campus in Scarborough on the North Yorkshire coast.

Situated in the leafy residential suburb of Newland, just two miles north of the city centre, the University’s Hull Campus is one of the most attractive academic sites in the country.

There are numerous cafes, coffee shops and restaurants, along with bars and a nightclub; the Sports and Fitness Centre plus the playing fields and Astroturf pitches; a well-stocked shop and a bookstore; even an art gallery and a hairdresser.

Scarborough Campus provides an exciting intimate study environment, bringing together 20th and 21st century architecture with all the resources you would expect from a larger campus.

The campus has a modern, colourful and comprehensive library, open access IT areas, onsite accommodation, a restaurant and 24 hour student social space, a café bar and Students' Union.

3. Departments/Subject areas

  • Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Health & Social Care
  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Hull University Business School
  • Hull York Medical School (HYMS)

4. Rankings        

  • The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2011-12 has ranked the University of Hull in the 301-350 bracket within the World’s top 400 universities.
  • QS national rank 2015/2016-53 rank
  • The Guardian 2016 national ranking:54
  • Sunday Times 2016 national ranking:58

5. Scholarships

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6. Careers: Unique student support

Careers and Employability Service at the University

Career Bridge e-Mentoring Programme

Students from a range of disciplines have the opportunity to have a mentor, who can give them support, advice and an insight into the workplace on a one to one basis.

Student Careers Ambassador

Our Student Careers Ambassadors champion the work of the Careers and Employability Service in order to increase the number of students who engage with our events and opportunities.

Other services

CV preparation


Personal statements

Psychometric tests