Quick Facts

School Overview

Institution Type: Public

School size: 17000

International student service office: Yes

Study Abroad Department: Yes

Top Programs: Travel and Tourism, Tourism Management, Tourism and Leisure, Tourism, Theater, Drama, Performing Arts, Dance, Strategic Management of Operations, Sports Management, Sports and Leisure, Sociology, Social Work, Social Sciences, Radio, Television and Film, Psychology, Pre-Law, Photography, Philosophy, Pharmacy, Multimedia, Media Production, MBA, Marketing, Advertising, Public Relation, Marketing, Legal Studies, Law (Summer Law Programs), Humanities, Human Resources, History, Health Sciences, Graphic Design, Environmental Studies, English Literature, Engineering, Education, Early Childhood Education, Design, Dance, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Communications (Journalism, Mass Media), Business Administration, Commerce, Management, Biomedical Sciences, Art/Fine Arts

Top Degrees: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral's

Academic Calendar: Semester

Accredited: Yes

Programs in English: Yes

Housing options: Yes

More School Facts

Ranked: No

Interested in faculty exchange: Yes

Research opportunities: Yes

Primary language of Instruction: English

Religious Affiliation: No affiliation

Exchange programs to our partners' students: Yes

Agreements with international institutions: 200

Known for: Law, Pharmacy, Meda, Art and Design

Accreditations with our main programs and departments:

What University of Sunderland is all about

Shortlisted for University of the Year - Times Higher Eduction Awards 2012
Best New University in the North East - Guardian University Guide 2012
Student Experience Winner - Times Higher Education awards 2010

Located in the North East of Engliand and with over 16,000 students we offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in art and design, business, computing, engineering, health, humanities, social sciences, media, journalism, languages, perofmring arts, psychology, sports and tourism.

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Associations we are a member of

  • Undergrad Program
  • Postgrad Program
  • Extension Program
Calendar & fees

Average cost of 4-week intensive language program including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room and board: 20,000.00 (USD)

Award scholarships? Yes

Is there financial assistance available for this program? No

Main Campus Location of this program

Institution Name: University of Sunderland

Address: Edinburgh Building, Chester Road

City/Location: Sunderland

State/Province: United Kingdom (General)

Country: United Kingdom

Zip/Postal Code: SR1 3SD

Telephone: +44 191 5152276

Fax: +44 191 5152147

About this program: Shortlisted for University of the Year: Times Higher Education Awards 2012 Best New University in the North East: Guardian University Guide 2012 Student Experience Winner: Timers Higher Education Awards 2010

Other Campuses Locations of this program
Courses Offered
Business & Management Studies
Human Resources
Law/LLB
Law/LLM
Leisure & Tourism
Marketing
Public Relations
Sports/ Leisure Management
Bio-medical Science
Computer Science
Criminology
Informatics
Information Technology
Physical Education & Sport Studies
Psychology
Sociology
Art & Design
Ceramics
Communications & Media Studies
Digital Media & Design Technology
Drama, Dance & Performing Arts
Education
English Literature & Comparitive Studies
Film/ Video/ Television
Fine Art
Graphic Design
History
Illustration
Multimedia
Photography
Web Design/ Development
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Pharmacy
Social Work
Accommodation
Student Residence
University Residence
Miscellaneous Information

Closest airport: Newcastle International Airport

Airport pick-up service? Yes

Airport return service? No

Principal student nationalities represented at University of Sunderland: UK, European, Asian, African, Indian

Offer on-campus work opportunities? Yes

Library? Yes

Access to a computer or the internet? Yes

Cafeteria? Yes

Disability Services:

  • Services for the hearing impaired
  • Services for the mobility impaired
  • Services for the visually impaired

Athletics:

  • Badminton (Men and Women )
  • Basketball (Men and Women )
  • Dancing (Men and Women )
  • Field Hocking (Men and Women )
  • Football (American) (Men )
  • Indoor track (Men and Women )
  • Rugby (Men and Women )
  • Soccer (Men and Women )
  • Squash (Men and Women )
  • Swimming (Men and Women )
  • Tennis (Men and Women )

GLBT-Friendly: Yes

International Student Admissions

Selectivity: Somewhat Selective (admits 1/3 to 2/3 of applicants)

Open admissions policy: No

Testing requirements:

  • SAT I: Optional
  • ACT: Optional
  • SAT II/Achievement: Optional
  • ASSET: Optional
  • GMAT: Optional
  • GRE: Optional
  • LSAT: Optional
  • MCAT: Optional
  • DAT: Optional

English proficiency test: Required

Minimum TOEFL: 96 iBT

Minimum IELTS: 6

Graduation rate: 92.00%

Most popular areas of study:

  • Applied Sciences, Professions & Arts
  • Business & Economics
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Humanities & Art
  • Law
  • Life Sciences, Medicine & Health
  • Social Sciences

About your school

Student enrollment: Big

School setting: Urban

Student diversity: Very diverse

Other school options:

  • No religious affiliation
  • Co-ed (men and women)
  • Online/distance learning options

Calendar & fees

Average cost of 4-week intensive language program including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room and board: 25,500.00 (USD)

Award scholarships? Yes

Is there financial assistance available for this program? No

Main Campus Location of this program

Institution Name: University of Sunderland

Address: Edinburgh Building, Chester Road

City/Location: Sunderland

State/Province: United Kingdom (General)

Country: United Kingdom

Zip/Postal Code: SR1 3SD

Telephone: +44 191 5152276

Fax: +44 191 5152147

About this program: Shortlisted for University of the Year: Times Higher Education Awards 2012 Best New University in the North East: Guardian University Guide 2012 Student Experience Winner: Timers Higher Education Awards 2010

Other Campuses Locations of this program
Courses Offered
MA
MS/MSc
MBA
MPharm
LLM
PhD/DPhil
Accommodation
Student Residence
University Residence
Miscellaneous Information

Closest airport: Newcastle International Airport

Airport pick-up service? Yes

Airport return service? No

Principal student nationalities represented at University of Sunderland: UK, European, Asian, African, Indian

Offer on-campus work opportunities? Yes

Library? Yes

Access to a computer or the internet? Yes

Cafeteria? Yes

Disability Services:

  • Services for the hearing impaired
  • Services for the mobility impaired
  • Services for the visually impaired

Athletics:

  • Badminton (Men and Women )
  • Basketball (Men and Women )
  • Dancing (Men and Women )
  • Field Hocking (Men and Women )
  • Football (American) (Men )
  • Indoor track (Men and Women )
  • Rugby (Men and Women )
  • Soccer (Men and Women )
  • Squash (Men and Women )
  • Swimming (Men and Women )
  • Tennis (Men and Women )

GLBT-Friendly: Yes

International Student Admissions

Selectivity: Somewhat Selective (admits 1/3 to 2/3 of applicants)

Open admissions policy: No

Testing requirements:

  • SAT I: Optional
  • ACT: Optional
  • SAT II/Achievement: Optional
  • ASSET: Optional
  • GMAT: Optional
  • GRE: Optional
  • LSAT: Optional
  • MCAT: Optional
  • DAT: Optional

English proficiency test: Required

Minimum TOEFL: 96 iBT

Minimum IELTS: 6

Graduation rate: 92.00%

Most popular areas of study:

  • Applied Sciences, Professions & Arts
  • Business & Economics
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Humanities & Art
  • Law
  • Life Sciences, Medicine & Health
  • Social Sciences

About your school

Student enrollment: Big

School setting: Urban

Student diversity: Very diverse

Other school options:

  • No religious affiliation
  • Co-ed (men and women)
  • Online/distance learning options

Calendar & fees

Average cost of 4-week intensive language program including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room and board: 3,745.00 (USD)

Award scholarships? No

Is there financial assistance available for this program? No

Main Campus Location of this program

Institution Name: University of Sunderland

Address: Edinburgh Building, Chester Road

City/Location: Sunderland

State/Province: United Kingdom (General)

Country: United Kingdom

Zip/Postal Code: SR1 3SD

Telephone: +44 191 5152276

Fax: +44 191 5152147

About this program: Four week courses Two capital cities: five days in London and a trip to Edinburgh 15 credits, equivalent to 3 US credits, to take home with you One fantastic experience to add to your showreel/portfolio Our four week courses are designed to give you practical experience of studying your chosen subject in our purpose-built spaces and studios, delivered by our knowledgeable and experienced tutors. You will explore Sunderland and the historical North East of England through our orientation sessions, field trips and social events. These visits will form an integral part of the course and will inspire your creative work. The courses will end with an exhibition to showcase the work produced during the course of the four weeks. Choose from one of the following programmes: Spark FM: The Best Student Radio Station in the World amazing live: live music combined with TV and radio Creative Arts Glass and Ceramics Performing Arts

Courses Offered
Art & Design
Ceramics
Communications & Media Studies
Film/ Video/ Television
Fine Art
Graphic Design
Illustration
Music
Our Location

Located in the City of Sunderland in the North East of England. Population of 300,000 the city offers a wide range of cultural and social activities as well as a beautiful coast and beaches

Miscellaneous Information

Closest airport: Newcastle International Airport

Airport pick-up service? No

Airport return service? No

Principal student nationalities represented at University of Sunderland: USA, Australia, Mexico, Canada, UK

Offer on-campus work opportunities? No

Library? Yes

Access to a computer or the internet? Yes

Cafeteria? Yes

Disability Services:

  • Services for the hearing impaired
  • Services for the mobility impaired
  • Services for the visually impaired

GLBT-Friendly: Yes

International Student Admissions

Selectivity: Somewhat Selective (admits 1/3 to 2/3 of applicants)

Open admissions policy: No

Testing requirements:

  • SAT I: Optional
  • ACT: Optional
  • SAT II/Achievement: Optional
  • ASSET: Optional
  • GMAT: Optional
  • GRE: Optional
  • LSAT: Optional
  • MCAT: Optional
  • DAT: Optional

English proficiency test: Required

Minimum TOEFL: 96 iBT

Minimum IELTS: 6

Graduation rate: 92.00%

Most popular areas of study:

  • Applied Sciences, Professions & Arts
  • Business & Economics
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Humanities & Art
  • Law
  • Life Sciences, Medicine & Health
  • Social Sciences

About your school

Student enrollment: Big

School setting: Urban

Student diversity: Very diverse

Other school options:

  • No religious affiliation
  • Co-ed (men and women)