Courses at the University of Bedfordshire That You Need to Consider in 2022

With the January 2022 academic session starting in a few months, it is important to start making early preparations and applications for both undergraduate courses and postgraduate courses. Here, we give details about the courses at the University of Bedfordshire that you need to consider in 2022 and a guide to ease your application. These courses are for international students as well as domestic students.

The University of Bedfordshire, formerly known as the University of Luton is a public institution founded in 1882 and granted university status in 1992. The University’s 5 campuses where students will be taught are the Luton Campus in the centre of Luton, the Bedford campus on the outskirts of Bedford, the Milton Keynes campus in central Milton Keynes, the Aylesbury campus and the Putteridge Bury campus.

January, March, September 2022 Courses at Bedfordshire

Arts& Design

The university takes pride in running inspiring and engaging courses which develop creative thinking as a key to the world of work. Courses are designed with employability in mind, with real-world projects, professional practice, and work placements to provide students with an excellent foundation for their careers.

The courses available at the University of Bedfordshire Faculty of Arts & Design are Animation BA (Hons), Interior Architecture BA (Hons),Art & Design BA (Hons), Photography BA (Hons), Fashion Design BA (Hons),Graphic Design BA (Hons), Illustration BA (Hons), Interior Design BA (Hons).

Business School

Bedfordshire Business School delivers education that is practice driven. Students will take part in careers and employability weeks, working alongside businesses on real problems to acquire skills in leadership, decision making, problem-solving and analytics.

The courses available at the Business School are Accounting BA (Hons), Accounting & Finance BSc (Hons), Advertising &Marketing Communications BSc (Hons), Aviation & Airport Management BSc(Hons), Business Administration (top-up) BA (Hons), Business Economics BSc(Hons), Business Management BSc (Hons), Business Management (with placement)BSc (Hons), Marketing with Aviation & Airport Management BSc (Hons).

Others include Business Management with Law BSc (Hons),Business Studies (General Route) BSc (Hons), Business Studies (International)BSc (Hons), Business Studies (Project Management) BSc (Hons), Business Studies with Finance BSc (Hons), Business Studies with Marketing BSc (Hons), Marketing BSc (Hons), Economics & Finance BSc (Hons), Events Management BSc (Hons),Human Resource Management (HRM) BSc (Hons), Marketing with International Tourism Management BSc (Hons), Human Resource Management (HRM) (with placement)BSc (Hons), Human Resources Management (HRM) with Law BSc (Hons), International Business BSc (Hons), International Finance & Banking BSc (Hons),International Tourism Management BSc (Hons), International Tourism with Events Management BSc (Hons), International Tourism with Hospitality Management BSc(Hons), Travel, Aviation & Tourism Management BSc (Hons)

Computer Science & Technology

Many of the University’s courses are accredited by the British Computing Society (BCS) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

Courses available are Artificial Intelligence &Robotics BSc (Hons), Computer Games Development BSc (Hons), Computer Networking BSc (Hons), Computer Science BSc (Hons), Construction Management (top-up) BSc(Hons), Automotive Engineering BEng (Hons), Business Information Systems BSc(Hons), Computer Animation & Visual Effects BSc (Hons), Cybersecurity BSc(Hons), Electronic Engineering BEng (Hons), Information Technology BSc (Hons),Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons), Product Design BSc (Hons), Software Engineering BSc (Hons)

Education& Teaching

With over 500 successful partnerships with schools, colleges, and other relevant organisations, the University has along-established history in teacher training and education.

The courses available at the faculty of Education & Teaching are Applied Early Years Studies (top-up) BA(Hons), Applied Education Studies BA (Hons), Applied Special Educational Needs& Disabilities (top-up) BA (Hons), Early Childhood Education (Graduate Practitioner) BA (Hons), Early Years Education* BA (Hons), Education Studies BA(Hons), Education Studies & English BA (Hons), Education & Sociology BA(Hons), Education with Psychology BA (Hons), Physical Education (Secondary)(with QTS) BA (Hons), Primary Education (with QTS) BA (Hons), Special Needs &Inclusive Education BA (Hons)

*Subject to approval

English Language & Communication

At Beds, you will have the chance to enhance your CV through various internships and volunteering opportunities. You will also have work experience placements at charitable organisations, local schools, and nurseries, helping to develop various skills and providing an insight into your career.

Courses available are General English Language Courses –Evening & Summer Courses, English Language & Linguistics BA (Hons),English Literature BA (Hons), General English Language Courses – Pre-sessional(full-time)


Bedfordshire’s law school offers state-of-the-art facilities and will introduce you to the latest developments in legal practice, preparing you for a successful career in law, as well as other professional areas.

Courses available at the faculty of Law are Law LLB(Hons), Law with Criminology LLB (Hons), Law with Financial Management LLB(Hons), Law with Psychology LLB (Hons).

Life Sciences

In September 2019, the University invested in a£40million four-storey building devoted to teaching and research in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects. The courses not only meet the demands and expectations of the industry but also ensure that, as a graduate, you will be highly employable. The Biomedical Science BSc (Hons) is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), enhancing your career prospects in areas such as biochemistry, forensics, healthcare, or research.

Courses available at the faculty of Life Sciences are Forensic Science & Criminology BSc (Hons), Pharmacology & Health Science BSc (Hons), Behavioural Science & Health BSc (Hons), Biochemistry BSc (Hons), Biological Science BSc (Hons), Forensic Science BSc (Hons),Biomedical Science BSc (Hons), Environmental Health Science BSc (Hons),Healthcare Science* BSc (Hons), Human Bioscience & Enterprise BSc (Hons),Pharmaceutical & Chemical Sciences BSc (Hons), Food & Nutrition Science BSc (Hons)

*Subject to approval

Media& Culture

Studying at the faculty of Media and culture will allow you to develop your talents as a professional writer, communicator, journalist, or broadcaster. The courses are taught by professional practitioners with industry experience.

Courses available are Creative Industries & Business Management* BA (Hons), Creative Writing BA (Hons), Creative Writing & Journalism BA (Hons), Film Production BA (Hons), Film & Television Production BA (Hons), Journalism BA (Hons), Media Communications BA (Hons),Media, Marketing & Public Relations BA (Hons), Media Production BA (Hons),Radio & Audio BA (Hons), Sports Journalism BA (Hons), Sports TV & Radio BA (Hons), Television Production* BA (Hons)

*Subject to approval

Nursing, Midwifery & Health

The University will provide you with state-of-the-art facilities and courses that are run in collaboration with partners in health and social services. You will experience practice-based learning with skills focus, and also offer you placements in local hospitals and community settings.

Courses available at the faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Health are Adult Nursing BSc (Hons), Children & Young People’s Nursing BSc (Hons), Continued Professional Development, Mental Health Nursing Sc (Hons), Midwifery: Registered Midwife* BSc (Hons), Midwifery: Registered Midwife (2nd Registration) * BSc (Hons), Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons),Operating Department Practice BSc (Hons), Paramedic Science BSc (Hons),Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

*Subject to revalidation

Performing Arts

The staff at Beds keep you up-to-date with media and performing arts including introducing you to the latest VR and digital technologies to help you achieve your aspirations.

Courses available at the faculty are Acting BA (Hons),Dance & Professional Practice BA (Hons), Media Performance for Film, TV& Theatre BA (Hons), Performing Arts BA (Hons)


Many of Beds’ Psychology degrees have received the prestigious British Psychological Society (BPS) accreditation and grant eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership, increasing your employability by giving you a qualification that employers understand and value. The courses deal with applying theory to real-life situations, ensuring that you receive an ideal balance of theory and practice.

Available courses are Psychology BSc (Hons), Psychology& Criminal Behaviour BSc (Hons), Psychology & Criminal Behaviour(top-up) BSc (Hons), Psychology, Counselling & Therapies BSc (Hons)

Social Sciences

The Social sciences’ courses are developed in partnership with practice agencies to ensure you acquire the latest knowledge and relevant qualifications.

Courses available are Professional Policing BA (Hons),Social Studies BA (Hons), Child & Adolescent Studies BA (Hons), Criminology BA (Hons), Social Work BA (Hons), Criminology & Sociology BA (Hons), Health& Social Care BA (Hons), Professional Social Work Practice BA (Hons)

Sports Science & Physical Activity

Bedfordshire offers you a wide range of industry-relevant degrees taught by world-leading academics. Beds facilities include a state-of-the-art teaching and research sport sciences lab facility, a national standard sports arena providing multiple teaching spaces and a fully equipped modern fitness suite and a hosting venue for indoor sports competitions which indicates the school’s exceptional reputation for sports courses.

Courses available under this faculty are Applied Personal Training & Specialist Exercise Instruction (top-up) BSc (Hons), Applied Sport & Physical Education (top-up) BSc (Hons), Applied Sport Science &Coaching (top-up) BSc (Hons), Clinical Exercise Therapy BSc (Hons), Football Business BA (Hons), Football Coaching BA (Hons), Football Science BSc (Hons), Football Studies BA (Hons), Health, Nutrition & Exercise BSc (Hons), International Sport Development BSc (Hons), Sport & Exercise Science BSc (Hons), Sport& Physical Education BA/BSc (Hons), Sport Science & Coaching BSc(Hons), Sport Science & Personal Training BSc (Hons), Sports Therapy &Rehabilitation BSc (Hons), Strength & Conditioning BSc (Hons)

Foundation Degrees

Whatever your age or background, if you are looking to gain a qualification with a vocational focus, change your career or boost your career prospects, our wide choice of foundation degrees will offer you a route into higher education.

Courses available are Creative & Editorial Photography FdA, Graphic Design FdA, Illustration FdA, Salon & Spa Management FdA, Building Services & Sustainability FdSc, Building Technology FdSc, Construction Management FdSc, Sustainable Construction FdSc, Early Years Studies FdA, Educational Practice FdA, Agriculture FdSc, Media Make-Up & Character Design FdA, Media Production FdA, Music Technology FdA, Healthcare Practice FdSc, Nursing Associate FdSc, Psychology & Crime FdA, Psychology & Criminal Behaviour FdSc, Child & Family Studies FdA, Health & Social Care Practice FdA, Sport Science (Personal Training) FdSc, Sport Science (Sports Coaching) FdSc

How to Apply

Are you interested in studying any of the above courses at the University of Bedfordshire?Get in touch with us to kickstart your application.