Overview:As one of the UK’s newest universities, the University of Cumbria also has a long and prestigious history of delivering first-class higher education in Cumbria and across the UK.
Formed in 2007, the University of Cumbria was created from three institutions: Cumbria Institute of the Arts, St Martin’s College and UCLan’s Cumbrian sites, including its campus at Newton Rigg.
At the University of Cumbria we are committed to providing a first class education and an outstanding student experience in a flexible and supportive learning environment. We are proud of our extensive portfolio of high quality courses in education, health and well-being, the arts, business and science. As well as academic excellence we offer a cost-effective option for further study with our range of bursaries and scholarships, plus a low cost of living in and around our campuses and sites.