University of Hull

Key Info

Intake Periods September 2024

About University of Hull

International student life We want you to reach your full potential so we offer a variety of support during your time with us.

Each of our students is allocated a Personal Supervisor to meet throughout the year who give academic advice and are your first point of contact for feedback and guidance. Whilst our Student Services team provide advice on matters like health and wellbeing, visas and immigration, money and learning support – ensuring you get the most out of everything the university has to offer.

Our Student Futures team help you to be future-focused, encouraging and empowering individuals to develop skills key for employability as well as to make and implement well-informed decisions about their careers and continuing professional development. This includes opportunities such as internships and work placements. In recent years there have also been opportunities through our graduate internship programme.


The University of Hull is the 14th-oldest university in England, founded in the year 1927, and enjoys a proud heritage of academic quality with a history of creating transformative research. The university is situated in the city of Hull, a very vibrant, student-friendly and affordable city. Now aiming to become Carbon Neutral by 2027, marking Hull’s 100 year anniversary, Hull’s vision is to shape a fairer, brighter carbon-neutral future for all.

The University of Hull is home to 14,500+ with over 100 nationalities and students have a wide choice of subjects to choose from at the university, like accounting and finance, biochemistry, computer science, and many more.

Hull is known for its research expertise in maritime history, nanotechnology, social justice, environmental technologies, healthcare and 3D visualization. It was awarded the Queen’s Award for Technological Achievement for research in liquid crystal technology. In 2014, 62% of its research was judged to be internationally excellent by the national Research Excellence Framework [REF] and ranked in the top 50 UK institutions for research power by the Times Higher Education.

We have invested £300 million on new facilities including a world-class library, a state-of-the-art 400-seater concert hall with industry-standard studio and recording equipment, on-campus student accommodation and new sports facilities. Here you will find everything you need to study, live and socialise.

The University of Hull offers students industry placements, internships and increases student employability through campus recruitments, job fairs and the Hull Internship Programme.

Top Global 100 for impact in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings
Ranked 4th in the Yorkshire and Humber Region in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023
53rd in The Guardian University Rankings 2022
42nd in the REF (Research Excellence Framework) and one of the highest climbers in the UK
82% of our research is recognized as world-leading or internationally excellent.
97.9% of our international students go into work or further study within 6 months of graduating

Take a Closer Look

What their Students Say


Li Meng
BA International Business, University of Hull
Portrait picture of Li Meng

“I wanted to study Business Management and the Business School at the University of Hull has a really good reputation in China. It’s a really useful major because the module range is wide and means I can choose a topic I like to study further. At the University of Hull you get to build good relationships with your teacher, they are really helpful, friendly and give me a lot of support which I really benefit from.”

Zheng Li
BA (Hons) Business Management , University of Hull
Portrait picture of Zheng Li

University of Hull Subject Areas

Subject Areas

Accounting and Finance, American Studies, Anatomy and Physiology, Arts and Humanities, Biology, Biosciences, Business and Management, Chemistry, Computing and IT, Criminology, Drama and Dance, E-Sports, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, English and Creative Writing, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Forensic Science and Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Studies, Health and Social Care, History, International Relations, Law, Life Sciences, Marketing, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Nursing and Midwifery, Philosophy, Physics, Physiotherapy, Politics, Psychology, Robotics, Science, Sociology, Sports and fitness, Supply Chain and Logistics

Apply to study at University of Hull as an international student