University of Bedfordshire

No. of international students 6655 2013 Ranking 103
Student : Staff ratio 4.6 2014 Ranking 110
Engineering Undergraduate Postgraduate
Business Management Undergraduate Postgraduate


The  University of Bedfordshire has five campuses: Luton, Bedford, Buckinghamshire (Aylesbury), Putteridge Bury and Butterfield Park (the latter two are just outside Luton). It is a vibrant, forward-thinking university with a diverse population of 23,000  from more than 100 countries. The university has an excellent graduate employment record. In the latest survey, 92% either found work or went on to further study. A sizeable proportion of students hail from the local area.



The £34m campus centre in Luton houses a 240-seat lecture theatre, exhibition area for displaying student work, and informal learning spaces.  It is also home to the student union. The Bedford campus boasts an £8m PE and sports science centre, and a new £6m campus centre, which houses a 280-seat theatre, a Fair-trade restaurant and social spaces for students.

London Luton airport is three miles away. The bus station is a short walk from Park Square in Luton and there are regular trains to London (30 mins).