University Centre Shrewsbury is a distinctive institution, focused on high-quality teaching and research, fostering entrepreneurship, contributing to the community and, ultimately, making a global impact.
With an impressive heritage combined with outstanding modern facilities, Shrewsbury provides the ideal setting to study undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as offering unique opportunities for research and Continuing Professional Development.
The University of Chester and Shropshire Council have established University Centre Shrewsbury to increase Higher Education prospects and offer a personalised and engaging student experience.
The courses and wider opportunities on offer at University Centre Shrewsbury are designed to support students to excel in their chosen field; being extremely employable, highly innovative, enterprising, and benefitting from practice-based experience, alongside academic rigour as part of every course.
Alongside this focus, the curriculum, research and partnerships aim to have as much of a positive impact as possible locally, regionally, nationally and internationally, helping Shropshire to become a focus for research across a range of economic, environmental and other challenges facing society in the 21st century.
A growing choice of undergraduate and postgraduate courses is being developed, with courses available spanning the following curriculum areas:
- Medicine and health;
- Sustainable business and community development;
- Societal innovation;
- Design, heritage and the built environment;
- Culture, creativity and place.
University Centre Shrewsbury’s first students embarked on postgraduate courses in autumn 2014 and undergraduate students were welcomed to the institution from autumn 2015.
For further information go to www.ucshrewsbury.ac.uk.