Facts & Figures
The University's Wearmouth Hall was demolished in 2008/2009 and the site is now occupied by CitySpace, the University's sports and functions facility.
Sunderland is renowned as a centre for training teachers (for over 112 years), pharmacists, PR professionals, journalists and engineering.
Sunderland is in the top 5 Transnational Education providers in the UK. Over 5,500 students currently study on our programmes in 20 partner instituitions from Trinidad to Russia and Malaysia.
The National Glass Centre is part of the University and following a £2.25million refurbishment increased visitor numbers by 60%.
The University's renowned Media Centre was one of first in the UK to be entirely digital and is home to the set from TV show Blue Peter.
Faculty of Business & Law was deemed the best Business School in Northern England (The Guardian Guide, 2012) and runs one of the UK's best tourism degrees.
The University's London Campus based in Canary Wharf is home to around 1,000 students studying a variety of business modules.