University of Bradford

About the institution

The University of Bradford began in 1882 as the Bradford Technical College. Today it is spread across two campuses: City and Emm Lane. The City campus is in the centre of Bradford and the location for award-winning student village, ‘The Green’, named for its sustainability and adding to the university’s 2015 title of greenest UK university. Emm Lane is set in parkland two miles from the centre of town and is the study base for students of management and law. The campuses are linked by a free bus service.

Key facts (HESA 2013/14)

All students: 
12,503
Male UG students: 
45%
Female UG students: 
55%
Full-time students: 
90%
Under 21 on entry: 
72%
International: 
15%
Undergraduate: 
78%
Student-staff ratio: 
17.0
Average UCAS tariff: 
314.0

Degree classifications class of 2014 (HESA 2013/14)

First: 19%
2.1: 42%
2.2: 22%
Pass: 2%

Employability class of 2014 (DLHE 2013/14)

87%
In work or further study 6 months after graduation
57%
In professional employment 6 months after graduation
19,000
Median salary UK domiciled in FT employment


Teachers and parents

Planning to discuss careers or university with teenagers? Get up to speed on their options and employability prospects with our help.

Explore options

Register today

Sign up to access to use your dashboard and receive extra advice in your inbox

Sign up