BPP University



BPP University is a private university specializing in law, business, finance, accountancy, banking, technology, chiropractic, dentistry, nursing, psychology and healthcare. BPP University has sites in several UK city center locations, particularly in London. Since 2009 it has been owned and run by BPP Holdings, part of the US-based for-profit education company Apollo Group.

The university is a UK degree-awarding body with four schools: BPP University School of Business and Technology, BPP University Law School, BPP University School of Health and BPP University School of Nursing. The university was awarded the 2010 Education Investor award for “Post-16 Education Provider of the Year” and Education Investor magazine’s “Higher/Professional Education Provider of the Year 2013” award in November.

BPP University has study centers in Abingdon, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Leeds, London and Manchester.

BPP University is one of nine private degree awarding bodies in the UK. It receives direct funding from tuition fees at the level of its choice. In 2024, BPP set its fees for undergraduate courses at £15,000.

The university offers degree programs in law, business (management, marketing, human resources, entrepreneurship, and leadership) accounting, finance, psychology and health studies. In 2024, it had 25,000 students taking courses in BPP university. The university also manages and operates McTimoney College of Chiropractic and through that partnership offers four-year master’s degrees in Chiropractic.

120 in England by EDURank
Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Bronze rating
Type University Private
Year Founded 1992
Size Large
25,000 Students
Abingdon, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester


2,3 years
Course Durations Available

TEF Rating

TEF Bronze is awarded to institutions that deliver teaching, learning and outcomes for their students that meet "rigorous national quality requirements" for higher education in the UK.

Courses Available

  • Accounting, Business, Management and Marketing
  • Health Professions


How to Apply?

Accepts UCAS

For International Students

6.0 Minimum IELTS Score
IELTS Requirement: Required
TOEFL (iBT), PTE, CPE, CAE Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of IELTS)
Deadlines and Important Dates
Deadline of application via UCAS for majority of undergraduate courses

Cost and Scholarships

£ 10,000
Average Tuition Fee
(For International Students)

Types of Scholarships Available



Career Commitment Scholarship
Total Worth £2,000
Eligibility and Requirements Awarded to the most promising future legal professionals.
Available for International Students No
Application Deadline --
Other Details You will be notified of the outcome of your application approximately 7 days after the relevant deadline
BTC Excellence Scholarships
Total Worth £1,000
Eligibility and Requirements awarded to all BTC students with a first-class undergraduate degree.
Available for International Students Yes
Application Deadline September
BTC Advocacy Scholarship
Total Worth £2,000
Eligibility and Requirements Awarded to BTC applicants who demonstrate outstanding potential in the core skill of advocacy.
Available for International Students Yes
Application Deadline 25 March
Other Details This award is for those who can demonstrate a clear aptitude for advocacy, including strong communication and courtroom witness handling skills.