The University has seven academic schools:
Department of Chemistry including:Chemical Engineering, Forensic and Analytical Science
Department of Biological Sciences including: Forensic Biology, Nutrition and Health
Department of Pharmacy, International Institute of Accelerator Applications (IIAA)
Art, Design and Architecture
Including: 3D Design, Animation, Architecture and Architectural Technology, Contemporary and Fine Art, Costume, Digital Media, Fashion Design and Business, Graphics, Illustration, Interior Design, Photography, Product Design and Textiles.
Department of Business including: Accountancy, Business Studies, Entrepreneurship, Financial Services, Human Resource Management, Law, Leadership, Management and Marketing. Department of Logistics and Hospitality Management.
Computing and Engineering
Department of Informatics including: Computing, Information Systems, and Digital Media;
Department of Engineering and Technology including: Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, and Music Technology.
Education and Professional Development
Including: Initial Teacher Training, Post Compulsory Education and Training, Community and International Education and Youth Work.
Human and Health Sciences
Including: Counselling, Criminology, Criminal Justice, Health and Community, Health Professions, Nursing, Midwifery, Police Studies, Politics, Primary Health Care, Psychology, Public Health, Social Work, Sociology; Sports.
Music, Humanities and Media
Including: Drama; English (Language, Literature, and Creative Writing), History, Languages, Media and Journalism, Music Technology.