Frequently asked questions
Do you have questions about studying at the University of Huddersfield - London? Find the answers here.
What programmes are available?
What are the entry requirements?
What are the teaching and assessment methods?
You will be encouraged to take an active part in seminars and tutorials, where you will discuss course content. Small class sizes mean you will receive individual attention from our experienced and supportive tutors.
How much does it cost to study at the University of Huddersfield - London?
Tuition fees can be found on the fees page. As well as tuition, you should also consider accommodation and living costs.
Please note, we are currently unable to accept student loans as payment for postgraduate fees.
How much does accommodation cost?
Studio rooms from £177.50 per week - accommodation in G Block is subject to availability. The cost shown is intended as a guide only and subject to change. The cost of your room will be confirmed in the tenancy agreement.
We strongly advise all students to secure their accommodation before arriving in the UK. This will ensure that there are no difficulties at immigration, registering for your programme or at police registration on arrival (if required).
What is the average cost of living?
London has the 32nd highest cost of living in the world (Numbeo 2020), however it is possible to live economically in the city. Students get discounts for many products and cooking for yourself reduces the amount you spend on meals.
Are scholarships available?
We offer a scholarship for new international Master’s students at the University of Huddersfield – London. This means if you start your programme in September 2021 or January 2022, your tuition fee will be discounted and you will pay only £14,000 (plus accommodation and living costs).
Our scholarship is available to all self/family funded students.
How do I apply for the scholarship?
If applying directly via our website, please ensure you select the following option - "Self or family funded and seeking a partial scholarship from you" within your application form.
How to apply
How long will it take to process my application?
This time varies depending on visa applications, but an application can usually be processed, from submission to arrival, in a matter of months.
What documents do I need to provide?
You will need to supply documents that prove you meet the English language and academic entry requirements, such as transcripts and certificates. We will also need a copy of your passport and visa documentation. You will be advised of any additional documents required during the application process.
What is the application deadline?
The deadline will be different depending on which intake you apply for. If you don't apply in time for the next start date, you can apply for the intake after that.
What is the application process?
English language entry requirements
UKVI-approved SELTS include:
- IELTS Academic for UKVI
- Trinity Integrated Skills in English
- Pearson PTE Academic UKVI
- Language Cert SELT
Alternative tests accepted during disruption to testing due to covid include:
- Pearson PTE Academic
- IELTS Indicator
- IELTS Academic
- LanguageCert International ESOL
- TOEFL iBT
- Cambridge ESOL
- Oxford Test of English
Studying at Huddersfield - London
Why study at the University of Huddersfield - London?
The University of Huddersfield - London provides complete Master’s degrees to international students who want to benefit from Huddersfield’s reputation as leaders in teaching but who also want to access the network and lifestyle opportunities in London.
Where is the campus?
The campus is located at Bounty House, Stowage, Greenwich, London SE8 3DE.
Does the University of Huddersfield - London offer a placement year?
The programmes available at the University of Huddersfield - London are one-year postgraduate degrees and therefore do not include a placement year. However, there are many ways you can work on your graduate employability skills while you study for your Master’s degree. You can gain experience by working for up to 20 hours per week during your studies and work for two years after graduation with the new Graduate Immigration Route.
How will I find part-time work to gain experience whilst I study?
The University of Huddersfield - London will help you with developing and enhancing your employability skills. We have employability advisers who will support you in finding the right role in the competitive job market and they can provide support with checking CVs, cover letters, application forms, interview preparation, in addition to regular workshops and employer presentations. This will all help with boosting your employability and helping you source excellent work experience.
How do I book my accommodation?
- Request your accommodation when you apply for your course at the University of Huddersfield - London.
- The Accommodation Team will allocate you a room and send a Financial Statement and a Tenancy Agreement (TA) for you to sign.
- Secure your room by returning the signed Tenancy Agreement and paying the first instalment of rent.
- The Accommodation Team will confirm the booking is complete via email.
Please ensure that you check your Financial Statement and make any remaining accommodation payments due before arrival.
What accommodation is available?
During your studies at the University you can live in G Block at residence hall in McMillan Student Village with other international students, on the same campus as your classrooms. Your student enrolment advisor will share the options available to you during the application process.
What facilities does the accommodation have?
Each single studio includes your own private bathroom and kitchenette.
- Convenience of living close to your classrooms
- 24 hour security
- Located within easy access to restaurants, cafés and supermarkets
- Utilities and Internet access included
When can I book accommodation?
You can book accommodation once you have accepted your offer of a place and paid your confirmation payment.
Do I need a visa to study in the UK?
You will need a Student visa to study in the UK. Find more information on the visa process.
How do I apply for a UK student visa?
First, you need to apply for a programme at the University of Huddersfield - London. When you receive an offer of a place, you should accept it by paying your deposit and Confirmation of Acceptance of Studies (CAS) payment. Once you receive your CAS, you can then start the visa application process online.
When should I apply for a visa?
You can apply for a UK visa up to three months before the start date of your programme. Make sure to start your application early, so there is enough time for it to be processed before you need to travel to the UK.
Still have questions?
Complete our online form to ask any questions you have about studying at the University of Huddersfield - London.
Where is the University of Huddersfield - London?
Bounty House, Greenwich, London SE8 3DE.
Close by you will find Greenwich Park and the Royal Observatory, plus the Cutty Sark museum and the O2 arena. You can travel to other areas of London quickly and easily by using public transport.