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University of Chester

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University Summary

The University of Chester is a public university located in Chester, United Kingdom. The University, based on three campuses in Chester and one in Warrington, offers a range of foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as undertaking academic research. It is one of the oldest English Higher education institutions of any kind, pre-dating all buy Oxford, Cambridge London and Durham. It was the first in the country to be purpose-built for the professional training of teachers, and now, Education degrees are just a small part of the 477 course combinations on offer.

Chester is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Cathedrals Group, the North West Universities Association and Universities UK.

With around 16,800 students, from around the United Kingdom, Europe and overseas, the university offers a new range of foundation degrees as well as undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, to combine conventional university study with learning at work.

Some of the university’s recent projects include, helping to develop England’s first ‘carbon neutral’ village, translating the bible into British Sign Language, and discovering a vitamin compound which reduces the risk of heart disease and dementia.

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University Location

University Address: Parkgate Road, CH1 4BJ

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