University Centre Askham Bryan


  • Location: Town, City, Rural

Student life

The term 'university' can sound daunting, especially when its a long way from home, but our staff are always supportive and to the extra mile to ensure you have the best education whilst you are here.  We offer something to suit everyone, including great opportunities for students across all programmes.  There are trips, activities, clubs and more!

The Student Union Team works for the entire student body with a mission to deliver an outstanding student experience.  The team organises and runs fantastic events, activities and clubs as well as trips on evenings and weekends and fundraising and volunteering opportunities.

What's it like to live in Yorkshire and The Humber?
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Yorkshire and the Humber has history and innovation in abundance. Famed for beautiful countryside, the region inspired a wealth of literary heritage, with links to Tolkien, Plath, Larkin, Brontë and beyond. Major cities – including Bradford, Hull, Leeds, Sheffield and York – boast a range of cultural accolades among them, including two recent UK City of Culture nods. Great nightlife, supportive communities and excellent transport routes make it the perfect hub for studying – no matter your interests or ambitions.

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What's it like to live in York?
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With Roman beginnings and Viking heritage – York combines a maze of medieval architecture with vibrant entertainment, nightlife and independent shopping.

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Campus and facilities

As one of the top specialist land based colleges in the UK, it has increasingly adapted to provide the qualifications and skills that land based employers need.  

University Centre Askham Bryan is located minutes away from the historic city of York.  Recognised as one of the best places to live in the UK, York is unique and picturesque.  It has excellent cycle routes, pathways, public transport and glorious countryside nearby to explore and enjoy.

Studying and living on campus will give you the opportunity to meet new people, have fun and grow in confidence.

Course locations


Cameron House, Pinetree Way, Metrocentre, Gateshead, NE11 9XW

Main Campus

University Centre Askham Bryan, Askham Bryan, York, YO23 3FR