University of Huddersfield
The Department of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Huddersfield has an outstanding reputation in teaching, learning and research. The University is a proud to be recognised as a gold-rate university by the Teaching and Excellence Framework (TEF) and winners of the HEA’s Global Teaching Excellence Award. We are a growing center of research and excellence and we always push our staff and students boundaries of knowledge.
Students are at the heart of what we do The University of Huddersfield became the Times Higher Education University of the Year in November 2013. Judges highlighted the University’s outstanding record for student satisfaction and employability with the University placed in the top ten in the country in both categories. We asked our staff and students why they thought the University of Huddersfield won the University of the Year award. Here's what they said.
Our LD academic team and practice partners are passionate about supporting students to meet the needs of people with learning disabilities (LD) and this is front and center of our LD nursing courses. We have a longstanding history in excellent learning disability nurse education which is why we are delighted to champion the future of LD nursing by sponsoring this Student Nursing Times award.