University of Sunderland

The life changing University of Sunderland has 20,000 students based in campuses on the North East coast, in London and Hong Kong and at its global partnerships with learning institutions in 15 countries. We are proud of our long-established commitment to widening participation, our world-leading research, public and private sector collaborations and our track-record for providing quality student experiences that result in graduates who are the tomorrow-makers of our societies and economies.

About us

Career options

You will undertake a range of professional practice and work-based placements throughout the North East to gain real-life experience and apply your learning to real-life situations, which will enhance your employability. The contacts made during placements can also be valuable when seeking employment in the sector. 

About the faculty

Thrive in world-class facilities

Benefit from the University’s purpose-built research and teaching facilities at the Sciences Complex, which has benefited from a multimillion-pound investment over the last five years. With the Living Lab you have a chance to experience scenarios in simulated environments while an adjacent task trainer room which can be used flexibly and can aid with the development of clinical and non-technical skills.