The University of Northampton is a higher education establishment situated in the heart of England and offers various subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level, including Doctoral and PhD awards through Research.
The University is globally renowned in subject specialisms such as Wastes Management, Social Enterprise, Health, Leather Technology, Teaching, Art, Design, and Fashion. The Vice Chancellor of the University is currently Professor Nick Petford.
The University occupies two campuses in Northampton, Avenue Campus at St. George's Avenue close to the town centre and Park Campus in Kingsthorpe on the northern outskirts of the town. In addition to the two campuses the University offers programmes in partnership with colleges and employers in the region a number of overseas Universities, and professional bodies internationally.