Academic programmes and student engagement

APSE provides a home for professional services teams supporting learning and teaching, academic skills development and employability.

Academic Programmes Office (APO)

The Academic Programmes Office supports departments in their quality management, data evaluation, student engagement and programme approval.

Find APO guidance and policies

Careers Service

We want our students to leave university with the skills, confidence and experience to pursue the future they want.

Careers and employability support

Department for Lifelong Learning (DLL)

We offer degrees with a foundation year for mature students who are returning to education.

Access the departmental website

301: Academic Skills Centre

The 301 Academic Skills Centre provides workshops, 1:1 appointments and online resources for study skills, maths and statistics, student research and peer learning activities.

Visit the 301 Academic Skills Centre


Elevate provides support and development opportunities for all staff who teach and support learning.

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English Language Teaching Centre

The ELTC offer courses for students preparing to study or already studying at the University. We also offer teacher training courses, professional development services and English language testing.

Visit the ELTC site