Teesside University

Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom
Teesside University, located in the heart of North East England, offers a truly international experience. People from all over the world are attracted by our innovative courses, excellent academic facilities and internationally recognised qualifications. We are in the top 3 globally for overall satisfaction with our learning experience* and international students rank our personal tutors the best in the world.

About

History

  • Ranked No.1 globally for our personal tutors & top 3 globally for overall satisfaction with our learning experience*
  • Top 3 in the UK for overall international student satisfaction*
  • 85 years of innovation in education
  • Students’ Union twice named Students’ Union of the Year
*International Student Barometer Survey 2015, Autumn Wave – 159 institutions participated globally, 49 in the UK.

Education

People from all over the world are attracted by our innovative courses, excellent academic facilities and internationally recognised qualifications. We are in the top 3 globally for overall satisfaction with our learning experience* and international students rank our personal tutors the best in the world.

Research

Research at Teesside University is organised within five research institutes:

  • Technology Futures Institute
  • Digital Futures Institute
  • Health and Social Care Institute
  • Institute of Design, Culture and the Arts
  • Social Futures Institute

Career

We are ranked first in the UK for careers advice and in the top 3 in the UK for employability (International Student Barometer Survey 2015).

Students are given advice and guidance on how to explore new career options. Students can speak with a dedicated adviser, make use of the comprehensive resources, research jobs and vacancies online or work on online applications.

Our graduates are working all over the world for companies such as the BBC, Aston Martin, Disney, Johnson Matthey, HSBC, United States Air Force Research Lab, Vodafone, Microsoft, the NHS, Rolls-Royce, Raleigh UK, 22 Cans, Framestore.

Master's Programmes

Medicine & Health (14)
Computer Science & IT (9)
Business & Management (7)
Social Sciences (7)
Engineering & Technology (6)
Applied Sciences & Professions (5)
Arts, Design & Architecture (4)
Humanities (3)
Journalism & Media (3)
Law (3)
Education & Training (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Teesside University!

Services

Student services

Our multiple-award winning Students’ Union is ranked in the top 3 in the world by international students. (International Student Barometer Survey 2015, Autumn Wave – 159 institutions participated globally, 49 in the UK.). It offers social spaces, places to eat, support and advice, shops, sports clubs and societies. The Students’ Union is a great place to make new friends. We are also ranked it the top 3 globally for social activities. (International Student Barometer Survey 2015, Autumn Wave – 159 institutions participated globally, 49 in the UK.).

Housing services

Our main campus is in Middlesbrough, one of the most affordable places in the UK.

The region is famous for beautiful countryside, historic towns and a long coastline. London, Manchester or Edinburgh are under three hours away by train. York and Leeds are just over an hour away.

Our vibrant campus has facilities for study, leisure and fitness – all within walking distance. On campus you’ll find ‘The Curve’ – an iconic ultra-modern teaching space, our award-winning library, and our Students’ Union which is ranked in the top 3 globally by international students.

Library services

International students rank our library in the top 3 in the world. It has four floors of quality, up-to-date resources with experienced staff on-hand. There are 1,300 places for individual and group study, access to over 400,000 books and 79,500 journals, over 450 PCs across all floors and specialist academic librarians for each subject area. Plus a learning hub and learning café.

ICT services

Teesside University was ranked 1st in the world for internet access on arrival (International Student Barometer, Autumn 2015). Enjoy technology that meets your needs, from Macs for high-end design to hi-tech workstations for complex visualisation and software development, and over 2,700 workstations on campus. See a short video showing all the facilities you will use.

Medical services

Counselling. The University’s confidential service supports students through personal or academic difficulties with professional counsellors available by appointment.

Student Life

Campus life

When you come to Teesside University, you will discover that our campus facilities are first class. From the Curve, our new £20m teaching facility, to our Campus Heart outdoor space and our state-of-the art library and learning spaces – you will find everything you need to support your studies.

  • Eating
You can find lots of places to eat on or around our campus. Middlesbrough has great cafés and restaurants for all budgets and tastes.
  • Music
Hear live music from British and international performers at The Empire, Town Hall or Middlesbrough Mela.
  • Art & Culture
Visit Middlesbrough Theatre for drama, comedy and musicals and Cineworld for current blockbuster films.

Sports facilities

We have excellent sport facilities at Teesside and in January 2016 we launched a brand new health and fitness centre. The new facility includes state-of-the-art equipment, free weights fitness areas, multi-purpose studios, single-sex sauna, specialist treatment areas and a 30 metre sprint track! The £2.75m centre is an extension of the current Olympia Building bringing the University’s sports and fitness facilities under one roof.

Teesside University is in a great place for people who love the outdoors. Take part in water sports at the Tees Barrage, learn to climb or walk in the beautiful local countryside. Our sport and well-being team can introduce you to new outdoor activities.

Student clubs

Join a student society to meet new friends, take part in sport or cultural activities or practise your faith.

Societies give you the chance to meet other students from your country or culture, to learn more about life in the UK, or to meet people who share your religious beliefs.

You can reach Stockton by bus in 20 minutes with its ARC arts centre, presenting a variety of national and international music, comedy, and theatre and world cinema. Stockton’s annual International Riverside Festival showcases performers from all over the world – it’s one of the UK's most dazzling street festivals.

Accreditation

Benefit from opportunities to gain exemptions and accreditations from a wide range of professional bodies such as CIMA, ACCA, CMI, Skillset, The British Computer Society, most major engineering and scientific institutions, Forensic Science Society, Health and Care Professions Council, Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, LLB exemptions, The British Psychological Society and more.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom