Welcome to the East Coast University
Not Your Average Education
By continually investing in exciting, new technology and infrastructure to support your education, there’s a lot more to offer for your success.
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We’ve been at the forefront of effective and modern education since 1991
Why Choose East Coast
Innovative and Relevant
East Coast has over 15 years of experience of anticipating and responding to change. We pioneered the first degrees in computing, podiatry and sports journalism in US. Our research contributes to deeper understanding of issues that touch all of us including sustainability, ageing, diabetes, gun crime and social inclusion. Each year our students graduate prepared for careers in fields like architecture, business and pharmacy, sport science, education, engineering and fashion design.
A Leading Professional University
Our courses are informed by the latest professional knowledge. Our partners in industry and the professions contribute to course development and teaching. Our staff combines professional practice with teaching and research activity. Many of our undergraduate courses are accredited by professional and statutory bodies. Many courses involve work-based learning – through projects, placements and workshops.
Excellence in Teaching and Support
East Coast’s courses and the learning experience we offer attract students from over 80 countries. Our courses and academic standards received the highest level of recommendation from the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA). We have received five National Teaching Fellowships. We hold the Matrix Standard, recognising the quality of our student advice and guidance services. After graduation the East Coast Graduate Association offers personal and professional benefits, and membership of a global community with around 20,000 members.
Course delivery and support services help you realise your career aspirations. Project work prepares students for professional life, and career planning provides focus from the start of your course.
Our Careers Service is in regular contact with over 500 businesses and organisations that post vacancies and attend our events and careers fairs. Careers workshops and mentoring, volunteering and entrepreneurship schemes build confidence and experience. You will graduate with a qualification and real-world experience.
Facilities Fit For the Twenty-First Century
Our modern campuses reflect our professional focus. Over $10 million has been invested in our learning environment.
Facilities and online learning environment enable students to build real-world skills and include internationally significant design archives, a radio station and TV studio, flight simulator, industrial textile looms, rapid prototyping facilities, a real-time trading room, human movement labs, molecular biology facilities, a dispensing pharmacy and two of the most powerful electron microscopes.
The majority of our students are undergraduates taking their first degree. We offer a wide range of undergraduate courses which have been designed with your career aspirations in mind.