Founded in 1872, Aberystwyth University is the oldest Welsh university which overlooks the beautiful shores of Cardigan Bay on the west coast of Wales. The University offers the best all-round student experience in Wales (ranked 5th in the UK) and is approved and recognised by UK Research Councils.
Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is a public research university in Nottingham, England. It was founded as a new university in 1992 from Trent Polytechnic (later Nottingham Polytechnic).
With around 24,000 students from 80 countries, Birmingham City University (BCU) is a large, diverse and increasingly popular place to study. A degree from BCU is a passport to a successful future.
As part of a radical vision for the city, schools of Art and Science were founded in Exeter in 1851. Challenging opposition and driven by ambition from the start, these humble beginnings were the first steps towards establishing the University of Exeter.
Shih Hsin University was founded in 1956 by the late famous journalist and publisher, Mr. She-Wo Cheng. Originally an institution devoting itself to training professional journalists, Shih Hsin University developed into a full-fledged university in August 1997.
Dublin Business School is the largest independent third-level college in Ireland. The College specialises in the provision of career focused business and law education as well as the delivery of contemporary programmes in the areas of arts, media, social science, humanities and psychology.
The history of Providence University can be traced back to 1921 when its founders and forerunners first paved the road. Their successors followed in their steps, all contributing greatly to what Providence has become today.
The University of Hertfordshire’s history goes back to 1952 when Hatfield Technical College was built by Hertfordshire County Council on ninety acres of land personally donated by Alan S. Butler, Chairman of the de Havilland Aircraft Company, on condition it be used for further educational purposes.
Founded in 1881, the University of Liverpool has an impressive history of pioneering education and research, with a particular emphasis on ‘education for the professions’.
We can trace our roots right back to 1843, when the Sheffield School of Design was founded to provide skilled designers to support Britain’s industry. In the early days we were a somewhat smaller institution. Lessons were given in the Bath Saloon, a rented room above the baths on Glossop Road, which is now home to a pub. Lessons had an average attendance of 32 people. We later moved into the purpose-built Sheffield School of Art on Arundel Street.
The University of Reading was established in 1892, and is now ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide (QS University World Rankings 2016/17), with a world-class reputation for the quality of our teaching, research and links to business.
Oxford Brookes is one of the UK’s leading modern universities and enjoys an international reputation for teaching excellence and innovation. It is a vibrant university that attracts international students from more than 130 different countries worldwide.
Based in Preston, Lancashire, the University of Central Lancashire has its roots in The Institution for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge which was founded in 1828 by Joseph Livesey’s Temperance Society.
The University of East Anglia (UEA) is an internationally renowned university based in a campus that provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to over 15,000 students.
The Presbyterian Church of Taiwan is a member of the universal and reformed Presbyterian churches. Its history can be traced to the three Western medical missionaries in Taiwan, specifically Dr. James Maxwell from the from the Presbyterian Church of England in Southern Taiwan in 1865, Dr. George Leslie MacKay from the Presbyterian Church in Canada in Northern Taiwan in 1872, and Campbell Moody and David Landsborough from the Presbyterian Church of England in Changhua in 1896.
Northumbria University is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students who are attracted by its excellent academic reputation, its top 10 graduate employment record and its outstanding campus and sports facilities.
Part of the prestigious Russell Group of universities, with outstanding facilities and the widest range of courses, the University of Manchester is highly respected across the globe as a centre of teaching excellence.
A Governing Council took place in 1922, followed by a doubling of the original financial offer by the Constantine family in 1924. For the task of constructing the first technical college building, Graham R. Dawbarn (a London architect also responsible for additions to Corpus Christi College, Cambridge) was appointed on 29 March 1926.Building work began in 1927, culminating in the beginning of enrolment and teaching on 16 September 1929.
With more than 7,500 students enrolled on hugely diverse courses, the modern-day University College Birmingham is unrecognisable from the small Victorian classes to which its origins can be traced.
The University of the West of England, Bristol (UWE Bristol) is a public research university, located in and around Bristol, England, which received university status in 1992. In common with the University of Bristol and University of Bath it can trace its origins to the Merchant Venturers’ Technical College, founded as a school in 1595 by the Society of Merchant Venturers.
The foundation of Dankook University, originally a college, was first approved on November 1, 1947, its historical opening taking place at Nakwon-dong, Jongno-gu, Seoul, on November 3rd of the same year. The founding spirit was that of National Salvation, Independence, and Self-Reliance.
Founded by the Royal Charter in 1883, Cardiff University is a dynamic and successful centre of higher education with an international reputation for high quality teaching and research. Government assessments of both teaching and research quality rate Cardiff very highly and students have access to state-of-the-art computer systems and over 1.5 million books in the University’s impressive libraries and resource centres.
Since 2006, through the cooperation of faculty, administrators and students, Ming Chuan University started the journey of MSCHE Accreditation, and became the First U.S.-Accredited University in Asia after MCU was first granted MSCHE Accreditation for five years in November 2010. In 2014 and 2015, MCU undertook another institutional self-study for re-accreditation by MSCHE.
Cambridge Assessment International Education prepares school students for life, helping them develop an informed curiosity and a lasting passion for learning. We are part of the University of Cambridge.
With a tradition of education stretching back to 1847, the University was originally founded by Reverend Francis Close as the Cheltenham Training College at the site that has since become their Francis Close Hall campus. It is located over three campuses, two in Cheltenham and one in Gloucester, namely Francis Close Hall, The Park and Oxstalls and a Centre for Fashion, Art and Photography in Cheltenham.
Murdoch University was founded in 1973 as Western Australia’s second university. It delivers undergraduate and postgraduate programs to more than 23,000 students across campuses in Australia, Singapore and Dubai. The University is recognised as one of Australia’s leading research institutions and is a member of Innovative Research Universities Australia.
De Montfort University’s (DMU) origins trace back to the Leicester School of Art, established in 1870 on a voluntary basis. The university has approximately 27,000 full and part time students, 3,240 staff coming from over 100 different countries.
The University of Canberra (UC) is ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide and within the top 100 young universities in the world*. A friendly, multicultural environment and a focus on work-integrated learning, University of Canberra graduates excel internationally, with more than 77,000 graduates working in some of the world’s largest companies.
The University of South Wales, formed by the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport, is one of the largest in the UK, offering more opportunities and better prospects for students.
Founded in 1950 as the Tamkang Junior College of English by Mr. Chang Ching-sheng and his son Dr. Clement C. P. Chang, TKU was Taiwan’s first private college. It became the Tamkang College of Arts and Sciences in 1958, before being elevated to Tamkang University in 1980.
The University of London (UOL) is unique in its global reach with over 54,000 students in more than 180 countries. Over 600 exam centres worldwide and 70 plus institutions formally recognised to offer tuition for its programmes. Since 1858, UOL has enriched the lives of hundreds of thousands of students worldwide. Its flexible and affordable study methods enable students to study wherever they live.
Leeds Arts University is a specialist arts further and higher education institution, based in the city of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, with a main campus opposite the University of Leeds. It was founded in 1846 as the Leeds School of Art. From 1968 to 1993 it was known as Jacob Kramer College – having lost part of its provision to Leeds Polytechnic (the future Leeds Beckett University).
Established in 1963, the University of Essex welcomed its first students in 1964 and received its Royal Charter in 1965.
Sunderland has been an important centre for education since 674 AD, when Benedict Biscop built St Peter’s Church and monastery. Among its early students was a seven-year-old boy who became known to history as The Venerable Bede, a renowned scholar and teacher. The river bank surrounding the ancient church of St Peter’s is now the setting for our award-winning Sir Tom Cowie Campus at St Peter’s.
Over 100 years ago Swinburne began with a simple premise: to provide technical education to a sector of society otherwise denied further education. For over a century Swinburne has committed to innovative education, strong industry engagement and social inclusion.
BPP University is a private university specialising in law, business, finance, accountancy, banking, chiropractic, dentistry, nursing, psychology and healthcare.
AUT is the fastest growing and second largest university in New Zealand. We have been a university since 2000, but a place of learning for more than 120 years.