University of Hertfordshire


  • Post-war technical college (Hatfield), reincarnated as Hatfield College of Technology and Hatfield Polytechnic.
  • Gained university status in 1992.
  • A model 21st-century university, international business-facing and business-like in its approach.
  • Year established
  • Location
    Central England
  • Registered students
  • Students satisfaction

Academic specialism

  • Centre for Excellence in Blended Learning awarded by the Higher Education Funding Council.
  • Lifelong Fellowship Awards for our outstanding staff.
  • Around 90% of our students secure full-time employment (or go into further study) shortly after graduation. Around 20% of them choose to work in Hertfordshire.
University of Hertfordshire
College Lane
AL10 9AB
United Kingdom
United Kingdom
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+44 (0)1707 284000

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  • Sites in Hatfield, St Albans and Bayfordbury (a rural field station and observatory outside Hertford).
  • The £120-million de Havilland campus opened in September 2003. Humanities and Education and Business are based on this campus.
  • Good transport links to the rest of the UK, well located with London only 25 minutes by train to London King’s Cross tube and rail station.