University of Hertfordshire


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About us

The University of Hertfordshire is a thriving, diverse community of more than 30,000 students, studying 550-degree options at our vibrant, inclusive, campus-based institution.  

We create skilled graduates ready for the modern workplace by delivering career-focused degrees. We consult with employers when designing courses and our facilities provide you with up-to-date, real-world experience, mirroring the careers and industries you will in work in after graduation. Just 25 minutes north of London, you will find inspiring and engaging teaching, fantastic extra-curricular activities, and the tools to prepare you for the career of your dreams. Our main focus is on providing a learning community where you can make lifelong friendships, draw on the experiences and expertise of our skilled academic staff and find extra help whenever you need it.

You can see the world from here

We transform lives by finding and powering potential, giving you the chance to succeed whatever your background. Based 25 minutes north of London, our two campuses have had continuous investment in social spaces, sports facilities, accommodation, and a new science building. Courses are shaped by industry, leading to highly employable graduates.

What makes us different

At Herts, supporting you in advancing your career is our primary goal; this is reflected in everything we do. You will learn from experts who incorporate their first-hand industry experience into teaching. You will also benefit from a dedicated Careers and Employability department, available to support you throughout the duration of your course and up to four years after graduation.

From our replica crown court to our clinical simulation centre, our industry standard facilities will help you simulate real-world experiences before you graduate. This, alongside our long-standing industry connections and professional accreditations, means that you gain a wealth of knowledge and experience that will make you stand out in the best way.

Your wellbeing is a priority to us, and we have put many systems in place to offer you all kinds of support during your time here. Whether you need disability, financial, academic, childcare support or just generally need assistance, you’ll be sure to find it!

Being able to gain real-life experience gave me vital insight into what a career in accounting and finance would be like. It made me more disciplined and added structure to my studies, which helped me graduate with a first-class honours.

BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance

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Course locations

Main Site

University Admissions Service, College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB

De Havilland Campus

University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, AL10 9EU

West Herts College

Hempstead Road, Watford, WD17 3EZ

Barnet and Southgate College

Barnet & Southgate College, Grahame Park Way, London, NW9 5RA

Hertford Regional College

Scotts Road, Ware, SG12 9JF

Main Site

College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB

College Lane Campus

College Lane, Hatfield, AL10 9AB

Oaklands College

St. Albans Campus, Hatfield Road, Oaklands, AL4 0JA

North Hertfordshire College

Monkswood Way, Stevenage, SG1 1LA