How does it work?

The Children's University (CU) Trust offers 7 to 14 year olds (and 5 to 6 year olds with their families) exciting and innovative learning activities and experiences outside normal school hours. If you are a child, parent/carer, school or potential partner organisation this is the place to start...

Read moreRead more arrow

What makes us unique?

We are an organisation with a set of core principles that are consistently applied yet flexible enough to accommodate local needs. All local Children’s Universities have a link to Higher or Further Education Institutions and the learning offered locally is quality assured through our central framework.

Read moreRead more arrow

Recent successes

We are celebrating our 7th birthday this year. In December 2011 we were proud to win our first ever award: the Everyday Impact Award of the Directory of Social Change. In 2014 the Children’s University has been nominated for the Global Business Excellence Awards … and in between there is a story.

Read moreRead more arrow home

Graduations and Celebrations

As Children’s University Graduates, they have contributed to over 2.25 million hours of voluntary learning, and many have overcome disadvantage to become proud and confident learners. Why not listen and see for yourself……?

Read moreRead more arrow