University of Wolverhampton

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The University of Wolverhampton is a public university located on four campuses across the West Midlands, Shropshire and Staffordshire in England. The roots of the university lie in the Wolverhampton Tradesmen’s and Mechanics’ Institute founded in 1827 and the 19th-century growth of the Wolverhampton Free Library (1870), which developed technical, scientific, commercial and general classes. This merged in 1969 with the Municipal School of Art, originally founded in 1851, to form the Wolverhampton Polytechnic.

The city campus is located in Wolverhampton city centre, with a second campus at Walsall and a third in Telford. There is an additional fourth campus in Wolverhampton at the University of Wolverhampton Science Park. The university also operates a Health Education Centre in Burton-upon-Trent for nursing students.


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Facts and Figures: What You'll Find At The University

  1. * Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey, 2017
  2. * Teaching Excellence Framework, awarded Silver in June 2018
  3. * The university has four faculties comprising eighteen schools and institutes. It has 19,045 students and currently offers over 380 undergraduate and postgraduate courses
  4. * WThe student community at Wolverhampton is incredibly diverse – with students of all ages, from across the world, pursuing their ambitions together
  5. * The university’s broad subject portfolio also offers opportunities for studying abroad, work placements and personal development
  6. * 96% of our graduates are employed or in further study

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