Information about the University
We were founded in 1921 and given full university status in 1957. Find out where the University came from and what has happened since then. You can also read about some of the interesting buildings on our campus.
If you love statistics, these are the webpages for you. Check our current rankings in the various national and international university league tables. Examine tables of student numbers broken down by different criteria. Also includes information about accreditation of some of our awards.
The home for PDF copies of our Annual Review and financial statements.
The University academic year runs from 1 August to 31 July and is divided into three terms or two semesters.