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The University of Westminster

       Ranked 110 out of 425

University Statistcs

  • Uni Compare Ranking
    110 / 425
  • Full Time Students
  • Guardian Ranking
  • Students in work/study
  • Undergraduate to Postgraduate UG to PG Ratio
    71 : 29
  • UK to InternationalForeign Ratio
    82 : 18

University Summary

Located in the heart of London, the premier global city, the University of Westminster is a diverse, dynamic and inspirational university. Over 20,000 students from 150 nations choose to study with us. This makes us one of the most diverse and exciting universities in which to study your degree.

With a distinguished heritage of 175 years, the University of Westminster is one of the UK’s leading education institutions. We offer a diverse portfolio of courses offering more than 300 taught courses.

Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.

Academic Excellence

The University has secured world leading positions in Art and Design and Media and Communications and is regarded as internationally excellent in English, Architecture and Built Environment and Allied Health. Additionally, Psychology and Neuroscience, Politics, Area Studies, and Law are acknowledged for their excellence.

The University’s National Student Survey Satisfaction scores are steadily increasing year on year, including the categories of Learning and Teaching, Assessment and Feedback, Academic support, Organisation and Management, Learning Resources and Personal Development.


We put employability in the centre of university life. As a student you will have opportunities to enhance your career prospects through internships, professional placements, study abroad and volunteering or mentoring programmes.

Our position in the city of London means that we are ideally placed for our work with leading employers and to shape professionally relevant courses.There are more than one million businesses operating within 30km of the University of Westminster. This allows us to offer a great range of opportunities.

Placement opportunities have included The BBC, British Airways, Google ATP, Warner Brothers, GlaxoSmithKline, Sony, The African Education Trust, The Financial Times, French Connection, Burberry, British Museum, Chanel, Commonwealth Games, Disney Europe, Dior, Ericsson, European Commission,

University Accommodation

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University Location

University Address: London, W1W 6XH

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