- Ranked 13th in the UK by the Guardian University Guide 2019.
- Voted Modern University for seven consecutive years (2013- 2019) by the Guardian University Guide.
- Awarded Gold for outstanding Teaching and Learning (Teaching Excellence Framework 2017)
- Top 6 Universities for student experience (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018)
- Worldwide accreditation and recognition of degree programmes by professional and public bodies.
- Cutting-edge facilities including student building - TheHub; £50 million Engineering and Computing Centre; award-winning Lanchester Library.
- Brand new £60m Sciences and Heath building with industry standard laboratory facilities, healthcare simulation, rehabilitation, and sport & exercise environments.
- The Campus sits in the city centre with all faculties, accomodations, gym and shopping within easy walking distance.
- 1 hour to central London and 20 minutes to Birmingham - the 2nd biggest city in the UK