University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

The University of Hertfordshire is a public university in Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. The university is based largely in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. Its antecedent institution, Hatfield Technical College, was founded in 1948 and was identified as one of 25 Colleges of Technology in the United Kingdom in 1959.In 1992, Hatfield Polytechnic was granted university status by the British government and subsequently renamed University of Hertfordshire.

Often described as the Great Britain's leading business-facing university, and an exemplar in the sector, the university is among the leading national universities chosen by major employers for producing ready-to-work graduates. Hertfordshire is also one of the few English institutions to have been awarded a European Commission HR Excellence in Research badge. Hertfordshire is ranked in the top two universities in the east of England region for employability, second only to Cambridge.

With a student community of over 25,130 including more than 5,200 international students that together represent 100 countries, the university has a global network of over 165,000 alumni. The university is one of Hertfordshire's largest employers with over 2,700 staff, 812 of which are academic members of staff and a turnover of more than £235 million. The university is a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities and University Alliance.

University of Hertfordshire Scholarships

Global Scholarships

  • Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship
  • European Union Excellence Scholarship
  • Regional Scholarships
  • Chevening Scholarship
  • 20% Alumni Discount
  • 20% Study Abroad Discount
  • Roerig Trust Scholarships in Adult Nursing
  • UH Trust Health Bursary
  • Sports Scholarships
  • Commonwealth Scholarship

South Asian

  • South Asian Government Scholarships
  • Goa Education Trust scholarships
  • Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation loan scholarships
  • Aga Khan Foundation

Average Tuition Fee Per Year


Costs per year

Overall cost of living
Campus accommodation
The fees above are an indicative fees in indian rupees. Please note that fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.

English score required

Minimum IELTS Score
Minimum TOEFL Score


Academic Ranking of World Universities
QS World University Rankings
Times Higher Education World

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University Highlights

  • High-quality teaching, which is independently commended by the UK's Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
  • Innovative and enterprising university, challenging individuals and organisations to excel.
  • Student community of over 24,500 including more than 2,000 international students from over eighty five different countries
  • Half an hour from central London, and within easy reach of all 4 of the capital's international airports

University Address

University of Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire AL10 9AB

University Facilities

It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in term time.

  • 1,600 study places
  • 800 computer workstations
  • Wi-Fi access
  • a cafe and many other facilities