University of Chester

The University of Chester is one of the oldest universities in the UK. Founded in 1839, it is a public university situated in Chester, England. The University has dedicated faculties through which it delivers bachelors degree programs to local and international students.
  • Average Tuition GBP 11,950
  • Acceptance Rate 65%
  • Students 20,000
  • International Students 6%
  • Total Annual Cost GBP 21,490
  • Intakes Fall
  • Application Deadline August 27
  • Transfer Yes
  • Campus Setting City

School Description

The University of Chester is home to over 20,000 local and international students. The university has 7 campus sites spread across the cities of Chester, Warrington, and Shrewsbury and offers offer over 400 undergraduate degree programs some of which includes accounting and finance, advertising, applied computing, applied psychology, biochemistry, business management, chemical engineering, computer science, cybersecurity, economics, international relations, journalism, law, mechanical engineering, mathematics, physics, and psychology.

The university has a portal which lists all the accommodation options available both on-campus and off campus. The student union body helps to air students’ view and get issues concerning the university community addressed. There are also student union events which make the campus a lively environment. The University of Chester has over 110 clubs and societies ranging from the sports team to course-based societies, k-pop societies, and Disney clubs. With this extensive list, finding the ones that fit you is guaranteed.

  • 01Over 95% of the students get employed or enroll for further education within six months of graduation.
  • 02The University of Chester is recognized as one of the top 100 universities in the UK by the International Education Specialist.
  • 03The university is also ranked as one of the top 100 universities in the UK by The 2019 edition of University League Tables.

Bachelor Programs

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Accounting and Finance

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Acting

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Performing Arts. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and lectures that focus on music, dance and drama.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Adult Nursing

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Advertising and Business Management

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Advertising. The program offers courses that focus on the study of advertising theory; marketing strategy; advertising design and production methods; campaign methods and techniques; and the principles of media management.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Advertising and Media Studies

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Advertising and Radio Production

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Advertising and Television Production

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of Media Production. The program offers courses that focus on the study of computer and telecommunications technologies and processes; the design and development of digital communications; marketing and distribution; digital communications regulation, law, and policy; digital media; documentary-making; film-making; and TV production.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Animal Behavior

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Animal Behavior (Combined)

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.

    This program is offered as the following variations:

    -Animal Behaviour and Biology

    -Animal Behaviour and Psychology

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Animal Behavior and Welfare

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of general biology; organismal biology; ecology; genetics; animal behavior; and zoo and aquarium science.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Applied Computing

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computing Research. The program offers courses that focus on the study of scientific computing and its application; scientific visualization; multi-scale analysis; grid generation; data analysis, applied mathematics and numerical algorithms; high performance parallel computing; and numerical modeling and simulation.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Applied Psychology

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Applied Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on applications of psychology, and principles of counseling and therapy.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Archaeology

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Archaeology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artifacts, architecture, biofacts or ecofacts, and cultural landscapes.

    This program is offered as the following variations:

    -Archaeology and Geography

    -Archaeology and German

    -Archaeology and History

    -Archaeology and Spanish

    -Archaeology and Theology and Religious Studies

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Biochemistry

    GBP 11,950 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biochemistry. The program offers courses that focus on investigating enzyme reactions, mechanisms of gene regulation, chemical signaling pathways, and cellular structure at the molecular level.

  • Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

    Physics (with Foundation Year)

    GBP 9,250 Tuition Fee

    This program includes modules that range from optics and thermodynamics to quantum mechanics, microscopy and nuclear physics. Students undertaking this course will spend a large amount of  in the school's state-of-the art laboratory facilities, equipped with industry-standard and research quality instrumentation. 

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Rankings

  • Complete University Guide (UK)
    Complete University Guide (UK) 98
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 148
  • The Guardian
    The Guardian 94

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 2.60
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 87
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.00
  • Minimum SAT 1250
  • Minimum ACT 21
  • Minimum PTE 51

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    Financial Aid & Scholarship

    The University of Chester offers a wide range of international scholarships for undergraduate students. Notable among them is The Chevening Scholarships awarded by the UK government and designed for talented students who have the potential to be leaders in a wide variety of fields like academia, business, politics, the media, and civil societies.

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    Established in 1839

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        Parkgate Rd, Chester, Cheshire CH1 4BJ, United Kingdom

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