University of Hull

university in Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom

The University of Hull is a university in Kingston upon Hull, a city in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It was founded in 1927, and got university status in 1954.

The University of Hull
MottoLatin: Lampada Ferens
Motto in English
Bearing the Torch [of learning]
Established1927 – University College Hull
1954 – university status
Endowment£18.8 million (2016)[1]
Budget£190 million (2016)[2]
ChancellorBaroness Bottomley of Nettlestone
Vice-ChancellorSusan Lea
VisitorThe Lord President of the Council ex officio
Academic staff
1,005 (2020)[3]
Students16,530 (2016/17)[4]
Undergraduates13,600 (2016/17)[4]
Postgraduates2,930 (2016/17)[4]
Kingston upon Hull
53°46′13″N 0°22′02″W / 53.770263°N 0.367141°W / 53.770263; -0.367141 (Hull campus of University of Hull)
CampusUrban area
ColoursScarf colours, blue and gold Academic silk colour turquoise blue[5]  
AffiliationsGlobal U8 (GU8)
Utrecht Network
Universities UK

References change

  1. "University of Hull Statement of Accounts 2015/16" (PDF). University of Hull. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 February 2017. Retrieved 2 March 2017.
  2. "Annual Report and Financial Statements 2016" (PDF). University of Hull. p. 14. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 February 2017. Retrieved 2 March 2017.
  3. "Who's working in HE? | HESA". Retrieved 17 August 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "2016/17 Students by HE provider, level, mode and domicile" (CSV). Higher Education Statistics Agency. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  5. "The Academic Dress of the University of Hull From 1954 to the Present Day, Including the Hull-York Medical School from 2003" (PDF). Transactions of the Burgon Society, 11 (2011), pages 30–58. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 February 2016.