Cumbira Lancashire

Edge Hill University

LOCATION/ CAMPUSES

Edge Hill University, St Helens Road, Ormskirk, L39 4QP

Edge Hill University campus is located in Ormskirk, in the heart of the North West, close to Liverpool and Manchester and accessible from the national road and rail network.

We are close to the thriving market town of Ormskirk with its unique market, nightlife and high street shops, banks and supermarkets. The town is a ten-minute walk or two-minute (free) shuttle bus journey from the campus. £250m has been invested in the Ormskirk Campus in the last decade.

Most full-time students are based on the Ormskirk Campus. In addition to programmes delivered in Ormskirk, a number of study centres offer the opportunity to study Edge Hill University courses throughout the North West, Shropshire and further afield.

 

APPROX. NUMBER OF STUDENTS

16,500

APPROX. NUMBER OF HE LEVEL STUDENTS

16,500

APPROX. NUMBER OF HE LEVEL COURSES

187

ROUTES/ PATHWAYS INTO HE COURSES

We accept qualifications such as A and AS levels, BTEC, International/European/ Welsh Baccalaureate, Scottish Highers, Irish Leaving Certificate, Access to HE Diploma, NVQ level 3 (alongside other recognised qualifications), Advanced Diploma and Open University credits.

Each course has its own specific entry requirements which are accessible via the UCAS course search facility or on the Edge Hill University website.

SUMMARY OF INSTITUTION

Edge Hill University has been providing higher education for 130 years on an award-winning campus.

We have a long tradition of quality and excellence which is deeply rooted in everything we do, from preparing students for the job market with the very best programmes, supporting them in their continuing and professional development,
providing high quality resources and staff, and undertaking ground-breaking research that has far-reaching and tangible benefits for society.

The Education Liaison and Events Team at Edge Hill University work with schools and colleges across the UK to deliver engaging and informative presentations, workshops, and on campus visits to students in Years 9 – 13. The team works with schools and colleges to design and deliver activities to assist students at all stages of the education decision making process. We can support any student considering Higher Education, whatever their age or background, in making an informed decision.

Each member of the team is advanced DBS checked, and all are active members of the Higher Education Liaison officers Association (HELOA) the professional body overseeing university work with prospective students and their advisers.
Student Ambassadors (who are current students at the university) support our work and offer prospective students an insight of what it’s like to be a student at Edge Hill University.

SUBJECT AREAS

Accountancy
Advertising, Marketing
and Public Relations
Animation
Biosciences
Business and Management
Children and Young People
Computing, IT and Web Development
Counselling and Psychotherapy
Creative Writing
Criminology, Offending and Policing
English
Film and Television
Geography, Geology and Environmental
Science
Health and Social Care

History
Law
Media
Music
Nursing, Midwifery and Operating
Department Practice
Nutrition
Paramedic Practice
Performing Arts
Psychology
Social Work
Sociology
Sport and Physical Activity
Teacher Training
Theatre and Costume Design

SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED AT HE LEVEL

Accountancy
Advertising, Marketing
and Public Relations
Animation
Biosciences
Business and Management
Children and Young People
Computing, IT and Web Development
Counselling and Psychotherapy
Creative Writing
Criminology, Offending and Policing
English
Film and Television
Geography, Geology and
Environmental Science
Health and Social Care

History
Law
Media
Music
Nursing, Midwifery and Operating
Department Practice
Nutrition
Paramedic Practice
Performing Arts
Psychology
Social Work
Sociology
Sport and Physical Activity
Teacher Training
Theatre and Costume Design

COURSE ENQUIRIES

The Course Enquiries team help prospective students, parents and advisers find out more about the university and the courses that we offer. The team are available to give course information, details on entry requirements, advice on returning to study, information about Access routes for mature students, and information on tuition fees.

The service is available to ensure that prospective students not only make an informed decision about entering Higher Education but also about the choice of course.

01695 657000
study@edgehill.ac.uk

OUTREACH CONTACT

Jessica Richmond
Education Liaison Officer
for Lancashire and Cumbria
Richmonj@edgehill.ac.uk
01695 657365

Maria McCann
Widening Participation
Development Manager
McCannm@edgehill.ac.uk
01695 584198