28 May 2015
Science and engineering subject areas at the University of Hull
have leapt up the Guardian University League Tables for 2016.
Subject areas have achieved considerable success, with Computer
Science, Geography and Environment Sciences, and Sports Science
ranked in the top third. Biosciences has also risen strongly by 16
The University as a whole has climbed 21 places, securing Hull
in the top ten Universities in the north of England.
survey, associated with teaching quality, ranks according to a
number of factors, including how happy students are with their
Value added degrees
Our students are at the heart of everything we do and we hope
these results reflect this commitment. We are particularly proud of
the added value of our degrees.
Students come to the University of Hull with a variety of
different educational backgrounds and study through different
This can be a degree with a foundation year for those with
alternative entry qualifications, students with excellent A Levels
studying an integrated Masters degree, or taking part in our
pre-University Talent Development Programme.
Whatever qualifications our students come to us with, they can
leave with excellent degrees. For example our foundation year
students, who may not have A Levels, often finish top of their
The University is constantly adding value to its offering and
has a new academic offer for 2016, including giving every student
the opportunity to integrate a work placement option into all of