University of Chester

country rank  103
world rank  1874

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Founded in 2005, University of Chester is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Chester (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North West England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Warrington. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, University of Chester (UC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Anglican religion. University of Chester (UC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 14 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this UK higher education organization a very selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UC
Founded 2005 Origins date back to 1839
Motto Qui docet in doctrina
He that teacheth, on teaching
Colours Burgundy

University Location

Address Parkgate Road
Chester (population range: 50,000-249,999)
CH1 4 BJ North West England
United Kingdom
T +44 (1244) 511 000
F +44 (1244) 511 300
Other locations Warrington

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Int'l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Parkgate Road
Chester CH1 4BJ
+44 (1244) 511000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Anglican Christian-Anglican

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Chester's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Privy Council

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Universities UK

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019