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University of Bradford

Bradford | Yorkshire and The Humber

City Campus

Ucas code: B56

This is Bradford. This is where we pioneer new models of healthcare delivery, apply cutting-edge technology and techniques to major global challenges, and tackle issues facing society, ranging from poverty to climate change. This is where our students change lives, develop skills to become leaders and, as graduates, join a 135,000-strong global alumni community.
- 94% of 2017 graduates went on to employment or further study within six months (HESA)
- Chemical Engineering ranked 3rd in UK (The Guardian University league tables 2019)
- Triple Accredited Business School
- Physiotherapy ranked 2nd in UK (The Complete University Guide University Subject Tables 2019)
- 131 nationalities represented by students on campus - 4th greenest university in the world (UI GreenMetric 2017)
- Ranked 6th in the UK for Medical Technology (The Complete University Guide University Subject Tables 2019)
- 96% of research is world-leading, internationally excellent or internationally recognised (REF 2014)
- Occupational Therapy ranked 5th in UK (The Complete University Guide University Subject Tables 2019).
Source:University of Bradford Union

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Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £18.5k LOW
% of graduates in work or further study 94% LOW
Student satisfaction score 74% MED

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