Glyndŵr University started in 2008 so they're still one of the youngest universities in the UK. They are named after a Welsh scholar and hero called Owain Glyndŵr and aim to champion some of the same philosophies as him.
The university sets out to be bold, enterprising and open to all in everything that it does.
They have been delivering education at their main Wrexham campus since 1887, when they were known as the Wrexham School of Science and Art. They started offering degrees in 1924.
Industry-led courses are at the heart of their offering. They pride themselves on links with major local and regional employers, such as Airbus, Kellogg’s, JCB and the BBC. Their knowledge and expertise is fed back into courses, ensuring they provide students with only the most relevant skills for 21st century industry.