We are a thriving university with a deep commitment to teaching and research excellence. Established in 1840 by the Church of England, everything we do is underpinned by an unrelenting commitment to our values.
About the faculty
The Faculty of Health and Wellbeing comprises the Departments of Health & Care Professions, the Department of Interprofessional Studies and the Department of Sport, Exercise & Health.
The Faculty of Health and Wellbeing covers a diverse range of subject areas, linked by their commitment to progressing health and wellbeing for all life, including animal welfare, childhood studies, nursing, physiotherapy, sport and exercise, sport management and social work. Study is undertaken at undergraduate and postgraduate level.
The Faculty is home to a number of active research centres with close ties to the local community as well as far reaching links internationally, to public bodies and professional teams. The centres offer opportunities for student research degrees at both MPhil and PhD level.