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University of Cumbria, University of Cumbria

Address: Fusehill St, Carlisle CA1 2HH, United Kingdom

Description University of Cumbria, University of Cumbria

  • Year established: 2007
  • Location: Carlisle, UK
  • Number of students: 13,290
  • Students age: 17+
  • University type: state
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Type of training : mixed .

The University of Cumbria is a young British university with strong programs in the following areas:

  • Art
  • Design
  • Media
  • English philology
  • Forestry
  • Protection of Nature
  • Story
  • Theology
  • Religious studies.

University faculties:

  • Institute of Industrial Sciences, Business and Management
  • Medical Institute
  • Institute of arts
  • Faculty of Education
  • Institute of Natural Sciences.

Although officially founded 13 years ago, the university has a history of about 150 years. The university appeared as a result of the merger of the three oldest educational institutions in 2007. The University of Cumbria was recognized for the quality of training specialists in creative professions - among university graduates:

  • Contemporary artist Keith Tyson
  • Host and actress Helen Skelton
  • Artist Margaret Harrison
  • Artist Sheila Fell
  • Charlie Hannam, actor and screenwriter
  • Writer and educator Peter Cotrell.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in University of Cumbria, University of Cumbria

Program name


  • Language of instruction: English
  • Duration: 3-5 years
  • Age: 17+.

Popular programs:

  • LLB Law School (Hons)
  • Criminology
  • Business management in international conditions
  • Protection of Nature
  • Psychology
  • Forensic linguistics
  • Management and sustainable development
  • Digital marketing
  • Forestry
  • Microbiology
  • Zoology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Geography
  • Accounting and finance.

Master's degree

  • Language of instruction: English
  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Age: 21+.

Popular destinations:

  • Ultrasound diagnostics
  • Programming
  • international Business
  • Forestry
  • Social work
  • Business management
  • Sports, coaching and physical education
  • Finance, sustainable development
  • Data analytics.

Accommodation, housing and food

The university offers affordable housing on campus - its hostels are recognized as one of the most inexpensive in the north of England. The educational institution has about 1200 rooms (most of the rooms are en-suite, with their own bathroom) on campus within walking distance from the educational buildings. Most of the students live in separate rooms (there are also double rooms) with a shared kitchen, corridor and bathroom. Another option for accommodation during study is to rent housing in the private sector for a reasonable fee.

Brampton Road Halls

  • 5 minutes from campus
  • 56 £ -89 £.

Carrock halls

  • Located on campus
  • £ 94.55.

Denton Holme Student Village

  • Partner hostel
  • £ 111.

Rental housing in the private sector

  • 65 £ -110 £.

Events University of Cumbria, University of Cumbria

The sports teams of the university represent it in the British Universities and Colleges Sport national league:

  • Hockey
  • Cricket
  • Netball
  • Football
  • Rugby
  • Badminton
  • Swimming.

A variety of activities are held on the campus:

  • Educational fairs
  • Communities of interest
  • Linguistic circles
  • Debate clubs
  • Master classes.

Equipment University of Cumbria, University of Cumbria

The university is located in the northern region of England: the infrastructure of the university is located both in the city of Carlisle and in its vicinity. In addition to the campus in Carlisle, the university has several more in Penriff, Ambleside, Lancaster and in the London area of Tower Hamlets. The cost of living in the northern region is below the national average, and the transport infrastructure is well developed. All campuses are compact within walking distance from the city center.

The Campuses of the University of Cumbria are a safe, well-equipped area with a welcoming atmosphere.

Equipment of the University of Carlisle:

  • Computer room with 2,000 workplaces
  • 6 libraries
  • Multimedia teaching aids (projectors, camcorders, digital cameras)
  • Comfortable areas for relaxation and self-study.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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