With Edge Hill
We believe that when it's done well, education has a ripple effect.
It grows knowledge. Improves skills. Creates opportunity. Changes lives. It helps you to
make a positive impact on new people in new places, every day of your life.
Which is why we give you the space to achieve everything you want to achieve.
To help you inspire others. To be a catalyst. To shape the future.
Expand your opportunities with Edge Hill
There has always been an opportunity to give feedback on individual classes as well as the course, allowing for change and for everyone's opinion to be valued. The support I have received over the years has definitely exceeded my expectations.
BA (Hons) English Literature and History
I didn’t think I would change so noticeably as a person, but I am now so much more confident, and this is all because of studying English at Edge Hill University.
BA (Hons) English
I’ve really enjoyed experimenting with different techniques. It’s great that you get to test the waters to find your personal style and what you enjoy most.
BA (Hons) Animation
The first time I attended a cardiac arrest, and we saved the person’s life, was the most incredible moment.
BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practice
There’s a real focus on personal development on the degree – you get to learn a lot about yourself. I think it’s amazing that your growth as a person is an integral part of the course.
BSc (Hons) Critical Approaches to Counselling & Psychotherapy
Being at Edge Hill has opened my eyes and given me the confidence to believe I am capable. It can be hard but it’s worth persevering – you never know where it will take you.
BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice
Edge Hill has very close links to local Police forces and we’ve had the opportunity to meet and learn directly from several senior officers during the course.
BSc (Hons) Professional Policing
As talking about mental health becomes more and more accepted, the skills you learn on this course are going to be in demand for a whole range of jobs
in the future.
BSc (Hons) Child & Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing
I can do things now that I would never have imagined before. As a busy mum, I thought I’d struggle, but I’ve found I can sit down and put my mind to things. It’s really changed my life.
I’ve learned a lot about my own values, attitudes and opinions since starting at Edge Hill. I’ve had the opportunity to learn about things I’d never even thought about before. I’m like a different person.
BA (Hons) Social Work
I feel like I haven’t just developed academically over the last three years, I’ve also changed as a person.
BA (Hons) Education and Religion
The course has made me think about areas of Psychology that I hadn’t considered before. It’s a great basis for your future career.
BSc (Hons) Psychology
I’m fascinated with what we put in our bodies and why. On this course you don’t just study the biochemical aspects of nutrition but the psychosocial aspects as well.
BSc (Hons) Nutrition & Health
Nursing is a unique role – you get to be part of the best and worst times of people’s lives.
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)
I was quite a shy person before I came to university but I’ve really come out of my shell. I almost don’t recognise myself.
BSc (Hons) Midwifery
Elderly people often get forgotten about – I chose this course so that I could help make social care better for them.
BA (Hons) Health & Social Wellbeing
Artificial Intelligence can only grow in the future as it becomes more and more a part of our lives. There will be an increasing demand for people with skills and understanding of robotics and AI.
BSc (Hons) Robotics & Artificial Intelligence
Everything we learn is transferable to the workplace, I had no idea the course would be as practical and hands-on as it is.
BSc (Hons) Marketing
I felt like a different person after the Ullapool field trip. It felt like the defining moment of my degree.
BSc (Hons) Geography & Geology
This degree has taught me so much and set me on a path which I’d never expected to follow.
BA (Hons) Creative Writing
I’m fascinated by the media and the power it has to affect so many people.
BA (Hons) Media
At A-Level you have to tick certain boxes to achieve good marks, but here you’re encouraged to develop your own personal writing style.
BA (Hons) English Language
I didn’t think I would be making props out of recycled materials or dyeing costumes with onions. Sustainable theatre was something I’d never had the chance to explore before.
BA (Hons) Drama
For me, helping people is the most meaningful thing I can imagine being able to do as a career.
I never imagined that one day I’d be sitting in one of the country’s most famous studios, with a producer who had worked with Paul McCartney, mixing a track that I’d written in my bedroom!
BA (Hons) Music Production
When I started the course, I never dreamed I’d have two job offers lined up on graduation.
BSc (Hons) Accountancy
University helps you discover who you really are and what you really believe in.
BA (Hons) Politics and Criminology
I’m set on paediatrics at the moment but, in four years’ time, I might decide I want to be a diabetes specialist or something else. I want to keep my options open and take all the opportunities I can.
MBChB Medicine with Foundation Year
The part of being an Edge Hill Law student that has surprised me is the amount of opportunities there are to get hands-on experience.
LLB (Hons) Law
Every time I go to a lecture I learn something new - your mind just opens up and the world becomes a bit bigger.
BA (Hons) Criminology
Not many students get the opportunity to go and work in another country straight out of university but, thanks to the opportunities at Edge Hill, I’m ready for it.
BSc (Hons) Computing (Networking, Security and Forensics)
Studying at Edge Hill has opened my eyes and my mind to a whole range of experiences and ideas that I didn’t expect.
BA (Hons) Childhood & Youth Studies
We learned to climb trees safely with a canopy cameraman who had worked on several of David Attenborough’s programmes!
BSc (Hons) Biology
While studying in Denmark has definitely been the highlight of this degree, I have found the whole of my university experience to be very positive.
BA (Hons) Childhood & Youth Studies
The course has a very practical focus. You start from scratch, learning every aspect of production from the admin side to writing and camerawork.
BA (Hons) Television
I decided to do an industrial placement to get some experience and enhance my CV - I never imagined it would lead to a trip to Malawi to build a school.
BSc (Hons) Business and Management
It was fascinating to get first-hand experience of local history in the North West and feel connected to the community.
BA (Hons) History
Edge Hill has amazing links and connections with schools and sports organisations that can really help you as a student with your future career.
BA (Hons) Physical Education and School Sport
That moment when a child understands a concept for the first time, it’s the most rewarding thing.
BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS
I’ve never met a disabled doctor before, but being at Edge Hill has helped me to think that, not only can I do it, but I deserve to be there.
The campus has so many industry-standard facilities, a lot of which are available 24 hours, and everything is really accessible, with lovely people to help if you need it.
BSc (Hons) Geology with Geography
The world is massive and there’s lots to discover, but since joining Edge Hill, I’ve realised there’s just as much to discover about yourself.
BA (Hons) Children and Young People's Learning and Development
I thought I was just coming to Edge Hill to get a degree. Sometimes I wake up and I can’t believe it hasn’t all been a dream!
BA (Hons) Musical Theatre
You feel like the lecturers are not just there to deliver a degree, and you’re not just there to get one. There’s so much more to being at Edge Hill than that.
My advice would be: don’t let fear stop you from taking all the opportunities you can. You’re probably more capable than you think you are.
BA (Hons) Creative Writing and English Literature
I have met so many inspiring people, been exposed to so much and been offered so many opportunities that will shape my future as a dance artist.
BA (Hons) Dance
Studying at Edge Hill has given me the opportunity to use my skills as an animator to raise awareness of mental health issues, on campus and beyond.”
Edge Hill offers constant support for students no matter what the problem is, which is something I found very helpful in my first year.
BA (Hons) Education and English
I feel as though Edge Hill has helped shape me as an individual. It helps you recognise qualities in yourself that you never knew you had.
BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science
I’ve gained so much self-confidence and resilience since I’ve been at Edge Hill. I’ve proved to myself that I CAN do it and I am so proud of my achievements.
Since I’ve been at Edge Hill I’ve discovered a confidence I didn’t know I had and I feel more inspired.
BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Health
I’ve got international footballers as friends on Facebook now – I never expected that when I started my course!
BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Psychology
I never expected that I would make such good friends in such a short space of time. I already know they will be lifelong friendships.
Edge Hill University awarded University of the Year,
in recognition of our continued commitment to delivering an exceptional student experience
(Educate North Awards 2020-21)
Edge Hill University awarded Modern University of the Year (The Times and Sunday
Times Good University Guide 2022).
Shortlisted for Outstanding Contribution to the Local Community
and Support for Students (Times Higher Education (THE)
Top 5 in the UK for university
facilities and top in the North West (Whatuni Student
Choice Awards 2020)
Best value for money accommodation
Student Housing Awards 2019)
Top in the North West for learning
resources (National Student Survey 2020)