University of Sunderland

The University of Sunderland is a university located in Sunderland in the North East of England.


The University's modern roots lie in Sunderland Technical College which opened in 1901. The University celebrated a centenary of teacher education in 2008, 150 years of art and design in 2010, and 90 years of pharmacy in Sunderland in 2011, and in 2012 celebrates its 20th year as a university.

• The University’s modern roots lie in Sunderland Technical College which opened in 1901.
• The University celebrated a centenary of teacher education in 2008, 150 years of art and design in 2010, and 90 years of pharmacy in Sunderland in 2011, and in 2012 celebrates its 20th year as a university.
• Sunderland Polytechnic was established in 1969 and became the University of Sunderland in 1992.
Faculties:
  • Faculty of Applied Sciences Including Biomedical Science, Biotechnology, Computing and Engineering, Drug and Alcohol Studies, Environment, Health and the Caring Professions, Pharmacy, Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacology, Psychology, Sport and Exercise Sciences.
  • Faculty of Arts, Design and Media Including Fine Art, Glass and Ceramics, Photography, Performing Arts, Design, PR, Film Studies, Media and Journalism.
  • Faculty of Business and Law Including Business and Management, Law and Tourism and Events Management.
  • Faculty of Education and Society Including Education, Combined Subjects, Languages, Social Sciences, English, History, Politics, Religious Studies and The Centre for Lifelong Learning
• 24-hour access, 7 days a week to the main library facilities during term time, including wireless internet access.
• Huge range of PCs, USB facilities, CD writers, scanners and networked printing facilities available for all students.
• Open access learning facilities within the Gateways, one-stop-shop for all aspects of student service, support, advice and guidance, based at the University’s three campuses.

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