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We welcome international students from around the world. Studying in the UK can be a great experience allowing you to meet new people, try new things and experience a new country. Come and join us.

About the university

  • 180-year tradition of education dating back to 1834
  • Approximately 10,000 students studying at our three campuses in Gloucestershire
  • 2nd in the UK for international student support (International Student Barometer, 2014)
  • International students representing more than 60 countries 
  • Over 100 academic courses to choose from

Why choose the University of Gloucestershire?

We offer placement year and short work experience options through our Degreeplus initiative, giving you valuable work experience for the job market. 94% of our graduates find jobs or further study within six months of graduating.

Fast-track degrees
Two-year intensive bachelor's degree programmes are offered in a number of subjects, including business and law, to help you graduate quicker and save money.

Student experience
Our welcoming and supportive campus environment allows you to get fully involved in university life. We are ranked 2nd in the UK for international student support (International Student Barometer, 2014).

Quality teaching
We've been awarded 14 National Teachning Fellowships and have a strong portfolio of lecturers with industry experience.

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Contact us

The international development centre team is here to help all prospective and current international students before and during their studies at the university.

If you would like any further information about our courses or would like to view our prospectus please provide your details in the enquiry form.

If you have any other queries, please contact us on the following emails:

General enquiries: intoffice@glos.ac.uk
Pre-arrival and welfare queries (for applicants holding an offer): internationalstudents@glos.ac.uk
Accommodation enquiries: Nicola Borges Silva nborgessilva@glos.ac.uk

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