The University of Gloucestershire

The University of Gloucestershire has grown into a diverse, vibrant community of 12,000 students and 1,600 staff with a strong teaching heritage stretching back nearly 200 years. With campuses in the beautiful spa town of Cheltenham and cathedral city of Gloucester, we offer our students a specialised and dynamic place to learn, grow and make lasting connections.


The university’s priority is to provide excellent teaching, with a mission to enable our students to achieve their full potential through a rich and broad experience. The university is built on values of Nurture, Creativity, Sustainability, Service, Respect and Trust thorough which we build close relationships between students and staff, and on serving our wider community through promoting its economic, cultural and social wellbeing.  We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader, offering an inclusive and safe working environment for all our staff.

Some quick facts about the University of Gloucestershire:

  • The University carries a Silver rating in the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), which rates participating universities as Gold, Silver or Bronze.
  • We are ranked in the top third of universities in the UK for teaching quality (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020).
  • We in the top 25 universities in the UK for course satisfaction (Guardian University Guide 2020)
  • We’re the UK’s most sustainable university (People and Planet League, 2019)

We are passionate about what we do and want you to be, too. In return we offer an excellent package of benefits. For more information visit