University of Sunderland

country rank  93
world rank  1325

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University Overview

Established in 1992, University of Sunderland is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Sunderland (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North East England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): London, Hong Kong. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, University of Sunderland is a large (EduListing enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Sunderland offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 28 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Founded 1992 Origins date back to 1901
Motto Scientiam Dulce Hauriens
Sweetly absorbing knowledge
Colours Nasturtium and dark blue

University Location

Address Edinburgh Building, City Campus, Chester Road
Sunderland (population range: 50,000-249,999)
SR1 3SD North East England
United Kingdom
T +44 (191) 515 2000
F +44 (191) 515 2044
Other locations London, Hong Kong

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
12,500-15,000 US$
(9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office

+44 (191) 515 3000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to University of Sunderland's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Privy Council

Year of first Accreditation


Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Million+
  • Universities UK

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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