Careers and Education in Worcestershire

Higher Education Opportunities (University)

Higher education (HE) refers to any provision that is undertaken in order to gain a qualification that is a level 3 or higher. This type of learning can be carried out in a number of different ways.

Degree courses are usually studied at University but Higher Education courses are also available at some Further Education Colleges.


University of Worcester

University of Worcester website

In the past ten years the number of people applying to study at the University of Worcester has grown at a much higher rate than the national average.

Why has Worcester become so popular?

  • Innovative and highly relevant courses
  • Excellent, inspiring teaching
  • A truly friendly, inclusive approach with excellent student support
  • An outstanding record of graduate employment (94.9%)
  • A beautiful home in historic Worcester

Find out more about studying at Worcester, explore the campuses and discover the courses and facilities available

University of Worcester Website (link opens in a new window)

Main office: 01905 855000

Universities outside of Worcestershire

Learn more about universities outside of Worcestershire and find a course that suits your needs:

Which - University Course Search (link opens in a new window)

Need some help with your University Application (UCAS) or Personal Statement?

Visit the University Application (UCAS) and Personal Statement section of this website