Anglia Ruskin University
Secure your future in 2016
There are many reasons to choose Anglia Ruskin University (ARU):
- an ARU graduate has a better chance than most other graduates of securing a permanent job, and is likely to beat the average UK graduate salary – all within six months of leaving us.*
- for the second successive year, our courses are rated among the most intellectually stimulating in the country, our lecturers among the most enthusiastic and interesting, and our students among the most confident.**
- twenty-two of our courses scored 100% on overall student satisfaction and our Law students are the most satisfied in the country. Our Business School Students are the 6th most satisfied.**
- ARU is an innovative global university. We were named the UK Entrepreneurial University of the Year at the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards 2014.
- many of our courses are recognised by industry and a large number are professionally accredited.
- we’ve invested £122 million in our campuses in Cambridge and Chelmsford, both less than an hour from London so you can benefit from outstanding facilities.
So come and join the 36,000 students from 177 countries who choose to study with Anglia Ruskin! Visit the website of Anglia Ruskin University.
*Graduates working or in further study (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Institutions, 2013/14).
**National Student Survey 2015.
Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a well-established research-led university known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to industry, government and commerce. Aston University is located in the centre of Birmingham, the UK’s largest city outside London and one of Europe’s liveliest and most welcoming cities.
Aston has been a leading university for graduate employment success for over 25 years. The University is consistently ranked in the top 10 UK universities for graduate employment and in the UK's top 30 universities in the annual newspaper rankings confirming our place amongst the elite.
Aston's four Schools of Study offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in Sciences, Business & Management, Engineering and Social Sciences and also engages with the public and private sectors to develop tailored Foundation Degree programmes. From September 2018, an exciting new phase in our development occurs when Aston Medical School will open to offer undergraduate and Postgraduate degrees in Medicine.
Our friendly, diverse and safe 40 acre city-centre campus houses all the university's academic, social and accommodation facilities for our 12,000 students. Find out more by coming to speak to us during our visit to Germany, visiting our website or joining us at one of our Open Days throughout the year.
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BIMM - British & Irish Modern Music Institute
BIMM, The British and Irish Modern Music Institute, has colleges in six cities where music matters most – London, Berlin, Dublin, Brighton, Manchester and Bristol – and is proud to be the largest and leading provider of contemporary music education in the UK and Europe.
Our six BIMM colleges have over 50 years’ experience between them in helping students launch successful careers in the music industry.
We offer a broad range of Higher and Further Education music courses – including BA Honours Degrees, nationally accredited Diplomas and Postgraduate Teaching Certificates. Our professional highly vocational and real-world courses include studies in guitar, bass, drums, vocals, songwriting, music production, music business, music journalism and event management.
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Bournemouth University (BU) is one the UK’s leading modern institutions, with a strong reputation for creativity, innovation and quality in professional, technical, scientific and creative subjects:
• Animation, Digital Effects & Creative Technology
• Archaeology, Forensics & Environmental Sciences
• Business, Finance & Law
• Design, Engineering & Computing
• Media, Journalism & Communications
• Psychology, Sociology & Health Sciences
• Sports & Leisure
• Tourism, Hospitality & Events
The BU community consists of over 17,000 students, including 1,800 international students. BU’s degree programmes and teaching staff are closely linked with industry and the professions, ensuring that our programmes are professionally-recognised and relevant, with strong graduate employability.
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Cardiff Metropolitan University
Located in an exciting, modern European capital city, Cardiff Metropolitan University is a global university. We are continually investing in our students' future and provide education and training opportunities that are accessible, flexible and of the highest quality to students from over 140 countries worldwide.
The University has been integral to the City of Cardiff since 1865 and we pride ourselves on being a strong, sustainable and student-centered university; promoting student employability, applied research and knowledge transfer.
Our schools specialise in courses that are career orientated and have been designed in conjunction with business and industry. Through work placement programmes, professional accreditations and opportunities to study abroad, our focus on employability has ensured that 96% of our graduates enter employment or further study within six months of graduation (Destination of Leavers from Higher Education, 2015).
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University of Chichester
With a history that goes back to 1850, the University of Chichester has two campuses based in Chichester and Bognor Regis in West Sussex. As a historical university with a contemporary outlook, we are passionate about student experience. We teach high quality, engaging courses, in small classes, with lots of personal contact. Yearly surveys show our students love it here which is why we are top for retention, environment and teaching quality - University of Chichester was named the country's 'Best University for Student Retention' in the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2014 and was placed second nationally in 2015. In 2015 University of Chichester was also named in the Sunday Times 'Top Twenty Universities for Student Satisfaction'. We also have an award winning Students Union.
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City, University of London
City's unique focus on both academic excellence and business and the professions contributes to making us a leading global university.
City has five Schools - Cass Business School, School of Arts & Social Sciences, School of Health Sciences, School of Mathematics, Computer Science & Engineering and The City Law School.
Our London location in the centre of one of the world's most exciting cities, our commitment to teaching quality and the success of our graduates in the work place together make City an ideal choice for students. We are very proud of our place among the top 20 universities in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2017), and other high rankings in recent surveys;
- 1st in London for student satisfaction (The Complete University Guide 2017)
- 1st in London for teaching quality (The Times and The Sunday Times University League Table 2016)
- Top 5% of universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015)
International students form a key part of academic and social life at City and we offer comprehensive support to help you as you apply, prepare to travel, arrive and excel in your studies with us.
To find out more please visit our website City, University of London
University for the Creative Arts
University of Essex
Essex has a long history of welcoming students from around the world to our campuses close to London. We provide students with much more than a degree - we encourage them to ask questions, challenge convention and have an impact on the world around us.
Our students agree, voting us top 10 in the UK for student satisfaction for three years in a row. We encourage a “living and learning” environment where students can widen their experience by studying abroad or learning a language for no extra cost.
Essex is proud to have the highest-rated politics department in the country, be top 5 for Social Science and top 20 for research.
Join Nobel Prize-winners, award-winning directors, presidents, astronauts, and over 75,000 other alumni who've gone on to shape the world. Visit the website of the University of Essex.
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Goldsmiths, University of London
Specialising in the arts, humanities, management and social sciences, our unique interdisciplinary approach, extensive industry links and support with placement opportunities helps your degree stand out from the crowd.
State-of-the-art facilities include a brand new Student Support Centre and the New Academic Building that houses the latest media technology, situated in and beside beautiful Grade II-listed buildings, an extensive library and a large campus green. And as part of the prestigious University of London for over a century, you have access to a wealth of resources at other institutions across London.
One fifth of our students are from overseas, adding a global flavour to our already diverse campus life. Combined with our award-winning Student Union, enough clubs and societies to ensure you are spoiled for choice, and transport connections that take you to the heart of the capital in five minutes, Goldsmiths is the complete university experience. Visit the website of Goldsmiths, University of London.
University of Hertfordshire
The University of Hertfordshire is an ambitious and entrepreneurial University and was recently awarded the prestigious Times Higher Education ‘Entrepreneurial University of the Year’ award.
It is the country’s leading business-facing university with a strong focus on the employability of graduates. It provides students with the knowledge, practical skills and experience that employers look for, giving them the best chance of career success. Producing highly employable graduates who are in demand for their knowledge, skills and competence.
First class facilities, over 500 courses to choose from and a fantastic location make the University of Hertfordshire the ideal choice for students.
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Number one for student satisfaction (National Student Survey, 2014, 2015 & 2016) students come to Keele University because of our academic reputation, courses which are relevant to careers, the excellence of our research and training, and our beautiful and spacious campus. Situated in North Staffordshire, between Manchester and Birmingham and only 90 minutes from London by train, Keele University has the largest single site campus in the UK with over 600 acres of landscaped parkland, fields, woodlands and lakes. The campus is self-contained with student residences, teaching buildings, the Library, restaurant and cafes, the Students’ Union, shops, a bank, sports centre and a health centre. The campus has a genuine, friendly student and staff community.
Keele degrees are taught through three Faculties: Health, Humanities and Social Sciences and Natural Sciences. Undergraduates can study two subjects in the University's dual honours system or alternatively focus their studies in a single honours degree. Study Abroad options are available enabling students to spend a semester or year at one of Keele’s partner institutions in Africa, America, Asia, Australia, Canada or Europe.
Masters programmes are typically one year taught courses and are available in a wide range of subject areas including Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Finance, Environment and Sustainability, Humanities, International Relations, Law, Management, Physiotherapy and Psychology.
In the most recent national Research Excellence Framework (2014), 97% of our research was classified as world leading, or of international importance. Keele University was ranked 6th in the UK for high quality staff and lectures and 13th for student experience in Times Higher Student Experience Survey 2014.
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King's College London
King's College London is one of the UK’s most historic and prestigious university institutions, the fourth oldest in England, and ranked 19th in the world (QS World Rankings 2013/14). With over 15,000 undergraduates and some 10,000 graduates, the College is committed to high quality education in a stimulating learning environment which seeks to contribute and serve the society through its teaching and research.
King’s nine Schools of Study are Arts & Humanities, Biomedical Sciences, Dental Institute, Institute of Psychiatry, Law, Medicine, Natural & Mathematical Sciences, Nursing & Midwifery, and Social Science & Public Policy, as well as the network of Global Institutes, designed to promote understanding of fast changing parts of the world and encourage engagement with 21st century powers. Visit the website of King's College London.
Lancaster University is a top 10 UK university and is consistently ranked in the global top 1%. Students at Lancaster University are more satisfied with their course than the average UK student according to the latest National Student Survey, in which the University achieved 91% on the overall satisfaction score, placing it firmly amongst the top 10 UK universities. These results reflect the dedication of staff who work hard to ensure that every student who comes here will receive the very best education.
Lancaster is a campus based university located in a beautiful, historic city in the north of England, situated close to Manchester International Airport and the stunning scenery of the Lake District. With over 12,000 students from over 100 nationalities, over 20% of our students are from overseas giving Lancaster a diverse and international environment.
We have the best student accommodation in the UK, and have won ‘Best University Halls’ in the National Student Housing Survey six years running. All students are guaranteed accommodation on campus in their first year.
You can study a wide range of subjects at both undergraduate and postgraduate level including: Law, Psychology, Contemporary Arts, Politics and International Relations, Management and Business (including Accounting & Finance, HR, Economics), Environmental and Natural Sciences, English Language, Linguistics, English Literature and Creative Writing and many others.
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University of Lincoln
At Lincoln, the satisfaction of our students comes first. That is why we are ranked among the best in the UK for student satisfaction in the latest NSS survey, and why nine out of ten of our most recent graduates were in work or further study six months after finishing their course, with two thirds in graduate level roles. We offer world-class degree programmes in a campus full of state-of-the-art facilities, taught by staff who are leading experts in their fields.
The University has established an international reputation for the quality of teaching and research, with academics and students working together on major projects across areas as varied as cancer treatment, water conservation and low-carbon technology.
Lincoln is in the top 10 nationally for overall student satisfaction as ranked by our students in the National Student Survey 2016*. Several of our courses rank number one for their subject areas. Lincoln is also ranked in the top 10 of The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017 for both teaching quality and student experience.
The University of Lincoln’s award-winning campus provides a modern, student-centered environment on the picturesque Brayford Pool marina. With its medieval castle and one of the finest cathedrals in Europe, Lincoln is steeped in history and home to galleries, cinemas, shopping, restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
When you join us, you become part of a thriving academic community, live and learn in a safe, historic city, and graduate with exceptional career prospects.
* Based on mean average score for Question 22 of NSS 2016 out of 128 league table institutions.
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London Metropolitan University
London Metropolitan University has a rich history with strong educational roots dating back to 1848. We offer an international and diverse learning environment with support for you at every step of your course and you will benefit from high quality teaching, excellent facilities, as well as having the advantages of studying in Central London. The University believes in offering courses of quality, in a vibrant socially diverse environment, which will help launch your career.
Why choose London Met? 1. An international study experience in the heart of London – We are one of the UK’s most diverse universities with students from over 170 different countries. 2. A career investment – “Number one for graduate starting salaries among modern universities in the UK.” Sunday Times University Guide 2013. 3. Many courses start in January – We have hundreds of courses starting in January at both undergraduate and postgraduate level offering you flexibility. 4. High quality, supportive teaching – “One of the Top 10 universities for teaching hours” The Telegraph, 2013.
London Met is a forward thinking university with an excellent history of working with a large number of academic and corporate institutions. We have developed areas within faculties which help to support talented students and graduates with developing real business experience.
"London Met's Big Idea Challenge, offered funding and support to student entrepreneurs who came up with the best business idea to address issues including sustainability, creativity, technology and health. I'm so happy to receive this prize! It gives me even more motivation to go ahead with my project. Being part of the Big Idea Challenge has been very exciting since the beginning." Giorgia Bacco, MSc International Marketing Communications, Winner of the 2014 Bid Idea Challenge
"The degree obtained from London Met has certainly helped me to obtain a legal internship at the United Nations Office on drugs and crime in Vienna, which I am currently undertaking." Mariano Juan Tenca, MSc Criminology
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New College of the Humanities
Founded in 2011, New College of the Humanities (NCH) is based in Bloomsbury, the academic heart of London. It offers an award-winning, liberal arts-inspired undergraduate curriculum, taught through one-to-one tutorials and small classes, combined with exceptional professional skills development.
At New College of the Humanities, undergraduate students choose a combined honours degree comprising a ‘major’ subject and a complementary ‘minor’. Majors are available in Art History, Economics, English, Geography*, History, Philosophy and Politics & International Relations (*Geography expected 2017, subject to validation). A single honours Law LLB is also available.
All the above subjects are available as minors, with the exception of Law. In addition, NCH offers an exciting new minor in Creative Writing, as well as the popular 'trio combinations' of PPE (Philosophy, Politics and Economics) and PPH (Philosophy, Politics and History).
All undergraduate students combine their degree studies with the broad liberal arts-inspired NCH Diploma. This comprises courses in Critical Reasoning, Science Literacy and Applied Ethics, as well as LAUNCH, a three-year professional development programme designed to equip you with the transferable skills needed by graduate employers.
With only 150 students across all three years, NCH offers an exceptional learning experience. Teaching is delivered through weekly one-to-one tutorials led by qualified, inspiring and experienced academics who have a passion for teaching, leading to student satisfaction levels surpassing those of other institutions.
All students benefit from lectures delivered by NCH’s world-class professoriate, which includes Simon Blackburn, Richard Dawkins, Daniel C Dennett, AC Grayling, Lawrence Krauss, Steven Pinker, Sir Christopher Ricks, and Adrian Zuckerman. Between them, they deliver approximately 100 lectures in each academic year, giving students at NCH access to some of the world’s greatest thinkers.
New College of the Humanities was awarded 'Best Course & Lecturers’ at the 2015 Whatuni? Student Choice Awards, and came fourth in the overall ‘University of the Year’ category. The College has recently launched its first postgraduate programme, the Historical Research & Public History MA, and plans to launch additional postgraduate courses.
To find out more, visit the website of New College of the Humanities.
Northumbria University, Newcastle, is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence.
Based in two of the UK's best student cities, Newcastle and London, with a significant global presence, Northumbria is one of the largest universities in the UK, attracting more than 35,000 students from 136 countries.
Our main campus is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students. They are attracted by our excellent academic reputation, our top 10 graduate employment record and our outstanding campus and sports facilities.
Choose from over 450 courses in Business, Law, Computing, Engineering, Art, Design, Science, Health, Sport and Psychology.
Learn from the best
• Consistently excellent performance in UK quality audits places Northumbria at the very top among modern universities. All subjects have scored over 20 points, bringing an average score of around 22 out of a possible maximum of 24 by the Quality Assurance Agency
• Awarded five National Teaching Fellowships in recognition of excellent teaching
• Research judged to be ‘World leading’ in 9 out of 12 subject areas assessed in the UK’s most recent Research Assessment Exercise
Enjoy every minute
• Currently ranked 21st in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014 - a rise of ten places over the past two years
• £165 million campus investment including £30 million Sport Central which was voted Top 5 in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014
• Newcastle has been repeatedly voted the UK’s best city for students and has a lower cost of living than many other UK cities
• Northumbria University accommodation was voted top five in the UK in the WhatUni Student Choice Survey 2014. We have 5,000 study bedrooms to choose from
Give your career the edge
• Highly business-focussed university, working with more than 560 employers and over 60 professional bodies.
• In the top ten in the UK for the number of graduates entering professional employment, 92% of our students are either in work or further study six months after graduation
• A large proportion of undergraduate courses include a work placement (sandwich) year
• Careers and Employment Service has dedicated support available for international students
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University of Portsmouth
The University of Portsmouth is at the heart of a vibrant waterfront city just 90 minutes from London. Ranked 43 in the Guardian’s 2017 league table, we are committed to transforming your future and ensuring you have the best possible experience here.
The University offers a range of Bachelor’s, Masters’ and Research degree options over five faculties. Bursaries and scholarships are available to self-funded international students from many countries (conditions apply). At Portsmouth, we are proud to put teaching first. This shows because our courses are designed to meet the demands of employers with many offering integrated paid work placements. Studying at Portsmouth will provide you with the knowledge and life skills to develop your career.
We are dedicated to making sure you get the most out of your university experience. We offer a range of both academic and personal support tailored to your needs. There are also free modern language courses available to our first year students. Portsmouth is a great place to both live and learn – a University committed to transforming your future in a city with a distinct culture full of attitude and passion.
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University of Roehampton
The University of Roehampton is located in South-West London on a beautiful parkland campus, offering students a traditional campus experience in London. It is ranked as the top modern university in London according to the Guardian, Sunday Times and Complete University Guide 2016 and the most research-intensive modern university in the UK, according to Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014, the official national audit of research quality.
Roehampton offers a broad choice of programmes across ten academic departments, including Education, Business, Media and Languages, Social Sciences, Humanities, English and Creative Writing, Drama, Dance, Psychology and Life Sciences.
Roehampton is a modern university with a long history. Students benefit from its reach heritage in education that stretches back 175 years. This, together with modern teaching facilities, high-quality accommodation and social hubs as well as sporting and leisure facilities provides a supportive community in which to thrive.
At Roehampton employability is a priority and students are preparing for a successful career through modules imbedded in their course of study as well as many projects such as Career Mentoring Scheme, which matches students with experiences professional for career guidance. This and other schemes explain why 92% of Roehampton’s graduates are in work and further study within six months of graduating, one of the best rates in London.
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Royal Agricultural University
The Royal Agricultural University is the oldest agricultural University in the English speaking world and has been at the forefront of land-based education since 1845. Our historic campus in the Cotswold countryside is a stimulating and unique learning environment that also hosts a thriving array of events, clubs and societies to enrich student life. The RAU is currently home to a diverse community of more than 1200 students from over 45 different countries.
We offer career-focused undergraduate and postgraduate degrees that are constantly updated to meet the demands of the market both UK and worldwide; bridging the gap between academic knowledge and practical experience. Students at the RAU benefit from impressive industry contacts, staff expertise and a powerful network of 14,000 active alumni; positioned across the globe and keen to help fellow graduates achieve career success.
Undergraduate subjects include Food Production, International Business Management, Archaeology, Equine, Agriculture, Rural Land Management, Real Estate, Environment and Wildlife conservation. Strong industry links are reflected in the high calibre of work placements offered to students and our graduate employability rates at 96% on average over the past five years; 80% going on to managerial roles. The RAU offers a unique set of postgraduate programmes in disciplines as varied as International Rural Development, Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security, Rural Tourism, Business and Management, Agribusiness, Equine Science, Real Estate and Land Management, matched by an extensive choice of research areas at Masters and Doctoral level.
Set in 25 acres of beautiful grounds, the campus is steeped in history and tradition. Our relatively small size provides a real sense of community amongst students and staff, one that both develops and encourages students from all backgrounds to achieve their ambitions.
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University of South Wales
The University of South Wales is a major UK player with international strengths and applied research that informs real decisions.
One of the largest universities in the UK, offering students excellent opportunities and prospects for the future. Our size means we can offer an exceptional range of subjects and courses from Foundation Degree to PhD. Our 4,500 international students benefit from superb courses, facilities and support, as well as our growing reputation as a major university for jobs and employers.
The University has campuses throughout South Wales, in Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd. Our locations mean you can enjoy everything the region has to offer – city life and culture, stunning beaches and breathtaking countryside.
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University of Southampton
The University of Southampton is one of the world’s top 100 universities, and combines academic excellence with an innovative and entrepreneurial approach to teaching and research. Located on the south coast of England, just over one hour outside of London, Southampton offers an ideal learning environment on an idyllic campus. Southampton has a wide range of subjects including Law, Maritime, Management, Engineering, Humanities, Sciences and Medicine. Over 20% of our students are from outside of the UK, making us a great international student community. Additionally, Southampton’s own European airport provides easy access to many of Europe’s major cities. Visit the website of the University of Southampton.
Southampton Solent University
Southampton Solent University is an exciting, modern university on the south coast of the United Kingdom. Just over an hour away from London, Southampton has been voted one of the most cost effective cities in the UK for students. We have a strong focus on preparing our students for jobs with our distinctive courses tailored to industry needs; with real-life client briefs, industry guest lectures, field trips and opportunities for work experience, preparing students with the skills and experience requested by industry. We also have a wide variety of industry-standard facilities from our modern media facilities, creative studios and sport science laboratories where our students have tested Premier League football players. We prepare students for an increasingly globalised world and are continually improving the student experience so students graduate with the transferable skills for success.
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University of Stirling
The University of Stirling is a unique institution – a beautiful, international seat of learning in the historic centre of Scotland.
We offer a fantastically supportive environment for students of all nationalities, ages and backgrounds; with enviably high rates of student satisfaction.
The University has been ranked in the top 2.5% of global higher education institutions.* We are one of the UK’s leading research universities in the fields of health and wellbeing, the environment and people, culture and society, enterprise and the economy, and sport, with our work recognised across the globe.
Our degrees offer unrivalled flexibility, where you will be actively encouraged to study across a range of disciplines, providing a breadth of experience that is internationally recognised.
(*QS World University Rankings, 2013) Visit the website of the University of Stirling.
Teesside University, in the heart of North East England, offers a truly international experience. People from all over the world are attracted by our innovative courses, excellent academic facilities and internationally-recognised qualifications.
International students rank us number one in the world for personal tutors and in the top three globally for overall satisfaction with the learning experience.*
We focus on helping you develop the knowledge and skills which will enhance your career potential. This is why international students rank us first in the UK for careers advice and in the top three in the UK for employability.*
We have invested £260m into our new campus, creating world-class teaching facilities, and a safe and friendly place for you to focus on your study.
We are located in Middlesbrough, one of the most affordable places in the UK. The region is famous for beautiful countryside, historic towns and a long coastline. London, Manchester or Edinburgh are under three hours away by train. York and Leeds are just over an hour away.
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University of Warwick
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University of Westminster
The University of Westminster is a dynamic international education institution with a distinguished 175-year history. With three campuses in central London (Cavendish, Marylebone and Regent) and one in Harrow, it is home to over 20,000 students from over 150 nations.
Committed to educating for professional life, Westminster offers a vibrant and supportive learning environment where innovative, creative and dedicated students can gain the skills and experience needed to succeed in an increasingly international workplace. Our programmes are both challenging and rewarding. Westminster students have access to state of the art facilities and are taught within a truly cosmopolitan learning environment.
The University of Westminster has been named one of the top 100 international universities in the world, and among the top 10 in London, following the release of the Times Higher Education's global university rankings. Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements of the University’s vision for the future.
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