University of Hertfordshire (HERTS) ,Hatfield,UK

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The University of Hertfordshire or HERTS is ranked among the top 25% of all universities in terms of research impact. UH is the home of around 32,000 students with over 700-degree options at two different campuses. HERTS is partnered with institutions worldwide and welcomes more than 11,500 international students from over 140 countries. After completing the degree from the university, students are eligible to apply for post-study work in the UK.

University of Hertfordshire Admission Dates

Most of the undergraduate and graduate programs are offered in September intakes. Only a few undergraduate programs are offered in the January intakes. Some graduate programs have intakes in January and May as well. Students can check the complete information about the University of Hertfordshire admission and apply before the deadline.

Admission Application


Application Deadline


Application Fee

£22.5 (single program)

£27 (multiple programs)

Acceptance Rate


Note: Due to the unavailability of the acceptance rate on the official website, the above data has been taken from an unofficial source (leverageedu). Hence, it is subject to vary.

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University of Hertfordshire Scholarships

Every year UH University offers a limited number of scholarships to international students to make their studies more affordable. University of Hertfordshire scholarships are available for most of the university courses and go towards with first-year tuition fees. They are available for up to £4,000. The university also offers graduate scholarships for international students who have already taken an undergraduate degree here and now want to study master's courses.



Chancellor's International Scholarship

£500 up to £4000

UG Tri Annual Scholarship

£1,000 or £1,300 (each year of study)

University of Hertfordshire Graduate Scholarship

20% tuition fee reduction

Chevening Scholarship

up to £18,000

Narotam Sekhsaria Foundation loan scholarships

Up to Rs. 20 lakhs


Students can also check the top 10 popular scholarships to study in the UK for Indian students.

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for UK.

University of Hertfordshire Fees & Eligibility

The University of Hertfordshire fee is different for overseas students. For the 2022 intake, the cost of most standard courses for overseas students will be £14,000 per year for undergraduates and £14,750 per year for postgraduates.


1st Year Tuition Fees


INR 13.45 L - 16.8 L


INR 16.89 L


INR 12.95 L - 13.95 L


INR 12.95 L - 14.7 L


INR 13.4 L


Indian students planning to study at UH University must meet the admission eligibility criteria. The University of Hertfordshire eligibility will change according to the course. We have mentioned below the common criteria for different programs offered at the university.

Type of Programme

Academic Requirements


Standard XII equivalent to the UK ‘A’ Levels: 50% or above

Undergraduate (Year 1)

Standard XII equivalent to the UK ‘A’ Levels: 60–70%

Undergraduate (Year 2/3)

  • Standard XII equivalent to UK ‘A’ Levels
  • Two or three-year diploma


A Bachelor’s degree equivalent to a UK second-class honors degree: 40% or above

Postgraduate taught

A Bachelor’s degree equivalent to a UK second-class honors degree in a relevant subject area: 55–65%


· Bachelor or a professional degree equivalent level 2:2 or above

· Work experience: At least five years

· Interview

· IELTS: A total of 6.5 or above

University of Hertfordshire Entrance Exams









English Language Requirement



IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

5.5 - 6.0 (UG)

5.5 – 6.5 (PG)

PTE (Pearson Test of English)

42-51 (UG)

42-58 (PG)

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

72 (UG)

79 (PG)


CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
BBA(82 Courses)(3-4 years)INR 13.44 L - 15.25 L
MIM(31 Courses)(12 months-2 years)INR 13.96 L - 17.43 L
MS(53 Courses)(12 months-2 years)INR 13.96 L - 45.27 L
B.E. / B.Tech(26 Courses)(3-4 years)INR 13.44 L - 14.48 L
B.Sc.(14 Courses)(3 years)INR 13.44 L - 14.48 L
M.A.(23 Courses)(1 year-2 years)INR 11.66 L - 15.36 L
Others PG(17 Courses)(1 year-2 years)INR 14.43 L - 17.22 L
B.J.M.C.(9 Courses)(3-4 years)INR 13.44 L - 13.91 L
M.Arch(2 Courses)(1 year-2 years)INR 14.43 L - 15.82 L
B.Arch(1 Courses)(3 years)INR 13.44 L

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University of Hertfordshire Entry Criteria

BBA(82 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

: 51.0-52.0

MIM(31 Courses)

: 6.0-6.5

: 51.0-58.0

MS(53 Courses)

: 6.0-7.0

: 58.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(26 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

: 51.0-52.0

B.Sc.(14 Courses)

: 6.0-6.5

: 51.0-52.0

M.A.(23 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 58.0 & Above

Others PG(17 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 58.0 & Above

B.J.M.C.(9 Courses)

: 6.0-6.5

: 52.0 & Above

M.Arch(2 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 58.0 & Above

B.Arch(1 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

: 52.0 & Above

On-campus Accommodation


  • University of Hertfordshire provides on campus accommodation within the University halls of residence with comfortable, affordable space where students can relax and study
  • All rooms have fast wifi, ethernet outlet, TV aerial socket, desk with storage, lamp, chair and a wardrobe (2 of each in twin room). All rooms apart from Single en suite have a bedside cabinet with storage shelf
  • On campus accommodation is guaranteed to all new students
  • Living on campus is exciting, great value for money and an amazing way to meet new people, 24/7 support from resident assistants and have everything you need close by; from social spaces and sports facilities, to the library and lecture theatres.
Accommodation (Twin)- 42 week contract: £107.73 pw (per occupant)(UG)
Accommodation (Twin)- £106.40 per week/50 Weeks(PG)

Off-campus Accommodation


  • The residence type includes studio apartments, shared apartments and apartments with 1,2,3 or more bedrooms
  • The average rent ranges from £90 to £140 per week
  • The apartment has basic amenities like electricity, water, gas, double glazing, washing machine and many more

UH Reviews (Showing 4 of 4 reviews)

Overall Rating (Out of 5)


Based on 4 Verified Reviews
Component Ratings (Out of 5)
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Student Views (Based on Reviews)
  • 50% of students Never faced discrimination in this University
Vibe of Campus
  • Academically oriented
  • Sporty
  • Liberal
  • Easy going
Mamatha kommi | BSc (Hons) Computer Science (Software Engineering) - Batch of 2024
Reviewed on 18 May 2023
The quality of the education is moderate

Tips: The students have to be financially strong to live in a country like UK. There is a cultural shift because we have to adopt new traditions to the situations here. The university provided a bursary but still I face a few issues making arranging for the monthly expenses.

Likes (Indian Food): There are very less stores available In the location so we get fewer original food. We are unable to get the food items that we need and face issues with the food we cook or getting orders online. But still, you can manage if you l...

  • Total Monthly ExpensePound 319
  • Prepping time for classes26 hours / Week
  • Expected Annual SalaryPound 28138
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Likhith Nagaraja | MSc Cyber Security with Placement Year - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 15 Nov 2022
University is good for Studies with additional activities.

Tips: One should know about the course work and modules which he/she is taking up. Additional self research work by the students is important before landing onto the course. Students should manage their own life and studies. Importance on all aspects is given. Any study related matters are given importance.

Likes (Quality of faculty): Quality of education is very good with 24/7 online support. Library access is provided with sports halls. Additional study matter is given with lectures and tutor support. Assignment assistant and...

  • Total Monthly ExpensePound 904
  • Prepping time for classes30 hours / Week
  • Expected Annual SalaryPound 33537
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Sreejit Sreedevan | Master of Business Administration - Batch of 2023
Reviewed on 8 Oct 2022
Faculties and study will match your high expectation.

Tips: If students want to shop and site seeing on a frequent basis, then don't choose this university, as I hear a lot of students complaining the same. London may be just 30 mins away from here, but the expensive tickets would make you think twice before moving out of the city frequently. Talking about the studies and the faculties, you can keep high expectation since the tuition fee and off-campus accommodation is more affordable compared to other colleges in London. One thing to note after applyi...

  • Total Monthly ExpensePound 10000
  • Prepping time for classes40 hours / Week
  • Expected Annual SalaryPound
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Suraj Ratnadeep S ... | MSc in Automotive Engineering - Batch of 2022
Reviewed on 7 Oct 2022
Great campus including all the facilities with inbuilt accomodation.

Tips: The learning and resource center at both college lane and dehav campus is enormous. Big enough to fit 700/ 1000 students in one library. All the resources essential for course will be present either in digital format or hard print. Access to multiple websites for research purposes. Also handshake which is job portal for university remains active for a certain period of time. Also you can refer to previous study lectures on canvas. The options for multi Indian food items are available in town cen...

  • Total Monthly ExpensePound 930
  • Prepping time for classes42 hours / Week
  • Expected Annual SalaryPound 30281
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Studying UK Details
Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 22.2 L
MIM INR 20.6 L
MA INR 19.2 L
BBA INR 17.5 L
BSc INR 20.9 L
BE/Btech INR 19.5 L
MBA INR 21.4 L
MArch INR 21.9 L
BHM INR 14.9 L
MEM INR 19.6 L
MDes INR 19.4 L
MEng INR 25 L
Average Accommodation Expense

INR 5.6 L (based on 65 colleges listed on

Average Meals Expense

INR 2.2 L (based on 3 colleges listed on

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 85
IELTS: 6.5
PTE: 60
GMAT: 600
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University of Hertfordshire International Students

UH welcomes students from all over the world with open arms. As of 2022, there are over 22,000 students at the University of Hertfordshire, which include more than 9,000 international students. The university admits international students from more than 100 countries worldwide. Indian students are a vital part of the university student body, and the most popular subjects among them are:

  • Business
  • Computer Science online
  • Engineering and Computer Science
  • Life Sciences
  • MSc Sustainable Planning

University of Hertfordshire FAQs

Q. What is the acceptance rate for the University of Hertfordshire?

A. The University of Hertfordshire has an acceptance rate of 70% and is moderately competitive compared to other UK Universities. This means that out of every 100 applicants, 70 are selected. Even though the university is moderately selective, students must need good academic scores or merit to get into the university. Students are required a minimum GPA of 3.2 and need to submit an English Language Proficiency exam score and entrance exam score (if required) to complete the Hertfordshire admission application.

Q. What is Hertfordshire University famous for?

A. The University of Hertfordshire is famous for its expertise in animation, games, and visual arts. According to Guardian, some of the university courses are ranked among the top 100 in the world. Accounting & Finance, Aerospace Engineering, Business & Management, etc. are some of the popular courses. The University of Hertfordshire is the best in the world for ‘Console and PC – Production Excellence’. The University also ranked second in the world (best in the UK) in the ‘Top Visual Effects Schools’, third in ‘Immersive Media – Game Design and Development for Production Excellence’, and fifth (best in the UK) in the ‘Top 2D Animation Schools for Production Excellence’ categories.

Q. How many campuses are there at Hertfordshire University?

A. The two main campuses of Hertfordshire University are College Lane and de Havilland less than a kilometre apart. Students get a pathway network, cycle routes, and shuttle buses to reach the university. Each campus is equipped with various state-of-the-art facilities and on-campus accommodation facilities for students; such as accommodation, a medical center, a coffee shop, restaurants, and much more. All these facilities help in building positive social interaction amongst the students. Today, the university host under 32,000 students, studying 550-degree options at our two vibrant, inclusive campuses and Bayfordbury Observatory.

Q. Does the University of Hertfordshire offer placements?

A. Yes, the university offers placements and career support services to all students. The university provides an employability platform called Handshake, which allows the students good networking opportunities, and provides information on job opportunities, career events, workshops, etc. Besides this, students can also avail of other services such as expert advice, e-learning courses, and much more. Many graduates get better job opportunities from employers all over the world. The average salary of graduates by the degree is £49,000 and the top recruiters are McLaren, Ford, Canon, EasyJet, Bergen Op Zoom, etc.

Q. Is IELTS mandatory for the University of Hertfordshire?

A. If you are from a non-majority English-speaking country then you need to require proof of English language proficiency, equivalent to an overall IELTS Academic score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each band. This must be no more than two years old at the point of application.

Point of entry

IELTS Requirement


· IELTS 4.5 with no less than 4.0 in any band.

Undergraduate (year 1)

· IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band

Undergraduate (year 2/3)

· IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band


· IELTS 5.5 with no less than 5.5 in any band.

Postgraduate taught

· IELTS 6.0 or 6.5 (depends on the course) with no less than 5.5 in any band

Q. Does the University of Hertfordshire offer scholarships?

A. The University of Hertfordshire scholarship is available to encourage great talent. These scholarships are available for students who have an outstanding record in their academics. Students who follow the criteria will receive the amount of scholarship specific to that scheme. The two popular scholarships offered at Hertfordshire for Indian students are the Chancellor's International Scholarship and Graduate Scholarship - Alumni 20% Discount (University Of Hertfordshire).

Q. What is the number 1 University in the UK?

A. According to QS World University Ranking 2023, the University of Cambridge is ranked first in the United Kingdom and second in the world. The United Kingdom is home to some of the top-ranked universities in the world. The University of Hertfordshire is also the world's top-ranked university that offers quality education and opportunities to International students. Every year, many students from all the over world apply to the university and complete their degree in undergraduate or postgraduate programs.

Q. When does the University of Hertfordshire issue a CAS letter?

A. The university usually issues a CAS letter in two weeks. However, some offers can take longer depending on the course and timeline of application. Once you have received your CAS, it is essential that you check the entire document for any errors. Your CAS will also contain the University’s sponsor license number (SLN) Read: UK Student Visa. Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) is a very important document you need to be aware of if you're planning to study in the UK.

Q. Can I come and visit the University before I start my course?

A. Yes, you can visit the University before starting the course. Hertfordshire University has open days over the course of the year where you will be able to view Hertfordshire accommodation and other facilities. You will also get the opportunity to speak to academic staff and students. You need to book your space. If you require a visa to visit our campus, you will need to arrange this yourself. You can check visa requirements on the UK Government website.

Q. Which is the nearest airport to the University of Hertfordshire?

A. The nearest airport to the University of Hertfordshire is London Luton Airport (LU2 9LY). The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and the University of Hertfordshire is 18.9 miles (24 mins) via the M1 and A414 route. Students can check the Hertfordshire Airport Transfers in town that offers Airport taxis from Luton Airport to the University of Hertfordshire and Taxis from London airports to the University of Hertfordshire.

Estimated taxi price to all airports

London City Airport

£69 (single trip)

Luton Airport

£33 (single trip)

Heathrow Airport

£60 (single trip)

University CityHatfield, Hertfordshire, UK
Size of citySmall
Population of City39,202
Wikipedia Link,_Hertfordshire
Lower Hatfield Road Bayfordbury Hertford, Hertfordshire SG13 8LD

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Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9AB, UK

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