University of West London


  • Location: Town, City

About us

Taking you beyond the classroom into the world of work

Our courses and facilities are designed to help you develop the qualities and expertise that your future employer will look for. Career-focused courses with excellent teaching in a campus designed for a great student experience.

  • Number 1 in the UK for student satisfaction, student voice and academic support in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2022**.
  • Best modern* London university (non-specialist) in the 2023 Complete University Guide.
  • Number 23 out of 121 universities nationwide in The Guardian University Guide 2023.
  • University of the Year for Student Experience and University of the Year for Teaching Quality in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023.
  • UWL is ranked in the top 100 universities in the UK for the overall quality of our research and almost 80% of our research is rated as world-leading (4*) or internationally excellent (3*) in the latest Government Research Excellence Framework (REF) assessment.

Why choose the University of West London

We are number one in the UK for student satisfaction*, student voice* and academic support** in the National Student Survey 2022. Find out more about why you should come study with us at the University of West London (UWL) *average of all questions **excluding specialist institutions

What makes us different

Why study with us?

  • London location, local community - A vibrant local community on your doorstep and the hustle and bustle of central London a few stops away on the Tube. 
  • Career-focused courses = great employment prospects - Industry-led teaching and specialist careers advice sets you up for success.

  • Financial support when you need it - There's a wide range of scholarships and bursaries designed to support students who face financial pressures.

  • Hands-on learning with experts - Our courses are taught by lecturers with industry experience

  • Personal support - We help you every step of the way with advice and support on careers, placements, money, accommodation, health, faith and study and can support you with advice on your application.

  • A campus designed for a great student experience - A £150m+ transformation of teaching, leisure and study spaces has created an inspiring environment for you to focus on your studies and your future.

  • A diverse and thriving student community

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Course locations

Main site - West London

St Mary's Road, Ealing, London, W5 5RF

Ruskin College

Ruskin Hall, Dunstan Road, Old Headington, OX3 9BZ

Berkshire Institute for Health - UWL - Reading

Tenth Floor, Fountain House, 2 Queens Walk, Reading, RG1 7QF

West London

Paragon, Boston Manor Road, Brentford, TW8 9GA

Drama Studio London

1 Grange Road, London, W5 5QN

The Creative Academy

73a Stoke Poges Lane,, Off Portsmouth Court,, Berkshire, SL1 3NY

Nexus Institute of Creative Arts (Nexus ICA)

Astoria House, 71 Albany Road, Coventry, CV5 6JR

Main Site

St Mary's Road, Ealing, W5 5RF


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