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University Campus Oldham

Location: Cromwell Street, Oldham, OL1 1BB

Approximate number of Higher Education students: 550

Approximate number of Higher Education courses: 16


University Campus Oldham (UCO) is a small campus delivering a range of Higher Education courses. We pride ourselves on the quality of tuition, the support and the access to excellent resources that we are able to provide for all our students.

You can be sure of a warm welcome here. Our purpose built campus has a friendly vibe, offering excellent academic standards and great facilities for students. We are very proud of the support our academic skills tutors offer students. This support is just one of the many reasons why our student employability is so high; 89% of our students go onto work or further study within 6 months of graduating.*

Our degree programmes are validated by the University of Huddersfield and Teesside University and managed by Oldham College – great partnerships. All of us are committed to delivering the very best in higher education to our students. We work hard to ensure course content is current and relevant to industry and commerce. We have links with local, regional, national and international companies. We are keeping our fees affordable and our degrees – ranging from Health, Business, Finance to the Creative Arts – are up-to-date, vibrant and designed to provide you with the right ingredients to achieve academically.

*Source: Destinations of Leavers Survey 2010/11​

Type of courses offered

Bachelors degree
Foundation degree
Higher National Certificate (HNC)

Subject areas offered at Higher Education level

Physical Sciences
Social studies
Business and Administrative studies
Creative Arts and Design
Combined studies
Building and Planning


Course Enquiries

Telephone: 0161 344 8800

Outreach contact

Telephone: 0161 785 4378

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