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Staffordshire University is a government college located in Staffordshire, England. It has one primary campus in the town of Stoke-on-Trent and three other campuses ; Stafford, Lichfield and Shrewsbury. The university has a number of relationships with universities around the globe. These include ESERP Business School, Barcelona, Riinvest College in Kosovo, Gulf College in Oman, Chengdu Technology University in China, APIIT SD in India, British University in Vietnam and the University of Alabama in Birmingham, USA.
Staffordshire University has two main campuses in Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford, along with four smaller study areas. The town of Stoke-on-Trent is situated in North Staffordshire, 45 minutes by train from Manchester, while the town of Stafford is located in South Staffordshire, around one hour from Birmingham. Stoke and Stafford are 27 km apart in the middle of the United Kingdom, and Stoke-on-Trent, which now has a population of over 250,000, is a thriving modern city known for its industrial heritage. The local area is often referred to as ‘ The Potteries ‘ because of its long history of ceramic design and manufacturing.
- Jermaine Allen, American football running back
- Peter Bebb, special effect artist
- Chris Beardsley, Professional footballer
- James Beaumont, Professional footballer
- Staffordshire has an expansive network of channels including Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, Caldon Canal, Coventry Canal, Shropshire Union Canal, Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal and Trent and Mersey Canal.
- Staffordshire University has pioneered the use of sewage sludge to make bricks and floor tiles.