ONCAMPUS Sunderland is an institution that gives international students the chance to hone their academic and English skills via a variety of pre-university programmes, so that they are able to continue into the University of Sunderland once they have successfully completed their ONCAMPUS programme. The University of Sunderland is a modern UK institution that is well respected around the world in a variety of subject areas.
ONCAMPUS helps students adapt to the UK education system, whilst easing them into student life in the UK. Each student is assigned a Personal Tutor to help with this process. Students can progress onto a vast array of over 75 different undergraduate and postgraduate degrees at the University of Sunderland, including Business and Economics, Mechanical Engineering and Hospitality, Event Management & Tourism.
During their time at ONCAMPUS Sunderland, students have access to industry-leading facilities on offer at the University of Sunderland. After recently investing £130 million across its two campuses, students can utilise a range of state-of-the-art amenities, including a new £12 million sports and recreation centre, brilliant IT facilities around campus, an £8.5 million Sciences Complex and a £20 million aquatic centre that features a 50m swimming pool.
The University of Sunderland also offers student accommodation that is of excellent value. In fact, it was voted the most affordable university in the UK for international students (Complete University Guide 2016). It was also voted the best university in the North East, and 15th best in the UK in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2015.
The University itself also has partnerships with international companies such as Sony, British Airways, Microsoft and BT, which gives students a platform to bridge the gap into employment after graduating. Students have gone on to take part in valuable work experience with companies such as Nissan and IBM.