University of Chester

Founded in 1839, the University of Chester is one of the oldest higher education institutions in the country. The university offers an extensive range of single and combined honours courses to over 20,000 students across a number of specialist sites. The university was praised by the Teaching Excellence Framework for its wide range of activities supporting the development of employability skills by students, with around two thirds taking part in the university’s innovative Work-Based Learning module.

Academic Strengths

Chester is particularly well known for its Faculty of Education and it is one of the highest-ranked in the UK. It also has an excellent Faculty of Engineering, offering a wide range of courses in different fields, with skills to increase employability woven throughout.

university courses offered

The University of Chester are ranked 72nd in the UK University League Table, they are known for their graduate prospects and student satisfaction. In addition, students have a variety of courses to choose from with the university offering over 269 undergraduate courses.

Students who have applied with Global Study UK have chosen a plethora of courses to study at the University of Chester. These include:

Business Management
Business Finance
Computer Science

Digital Marketing
Mechanical Engineering


The University of Chester is located in North West England in the city of Chester. The university is just a few minutes walk away from the city centre, with excellent transport links to London, Liverpool and Manchester making it ideal for international students.

International Student Support

Chester is a global town with a truly global university. Students will certainly feel right at home. However, the team of International Student Advisors are there to assist with issues including those related to visas, finance and much more.

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Entry requirements vary by course and country. Check the official University of Chester website for more details regarding requirements.

English Language

Students require an IELTS score of 6.0 for Undergraduate and 6.5 for Postgraduate.

Tuition fees

Students must be able to pay tuition fees ranging from 10,000-11,950 GBP.
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