University of Westminster, London

University of Westminster


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, among them 4,500 postgraduate students.

Our academic excellence and diversity is corroborated by over 950 teaching staff supported by more than 700 visiting subject specialists. Our research quality is confirmed by our top position in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).

QS Worldwide University Rankings, ranked us as one of the top five universities in the UK for Media, Journalism and Communications, and our Architecture Department was ranked joint second in the UK by practicing architects, according to the influential Architects Journal. Additionally, Westminster Law School was awarded the highest possible rating from the Solicitors Regulation Authority for our Legal Practice Course.

Employability is at the centre of the University’s vision for the future. Along with alliances with professional organisations (such as AMBA and RIBA), our global network of academic partnerships and 150,000 alumni connect us to leading figures and institutions worldwide.

We make sure our courses are professionally relevant. Our Career Development Centre team can help you to develop your employability and offer advice on post-graduation opportunities.

Accommodation and facilities
We offer a range of student accommodation for postgraduate students across four Halls of Residence, based in central London and Harrow. Our accommodations provide excellent facilities, 24/7 security and high speed broadband services.

We have invested more than £125 million in refurbishing our campuses. From laboratories and libraries to studios and computer suites, you will be able to take advantage of the latest cutting-edge technology and resources.

Postgraduate courses
The University of Westminster offers a wide range of more than 165 postgraduate taught courses in several areas: Architecture and the Built Environment; Business; Law; Media, Art and Design; Science and Technology and Social Sciences and Humanities. Many of our courses start both in January and September, providing greater flexibility for entry.

Partnered with Kaplan International College, we also provide pre-university preparation courses that offer entry to our Masters.

Support for international students
University of Westminster Our support for International students includes visits of our staff to your country, Pre-departure counselling, Airport Meet and Greet and the International Students Welcome Programmes. We also have 65 worldwide education representatives providing customised support.

Once here, you can access a range of study, personal and employment guidance. Our services include Career Development Centre, Counselling, English language support and the Students’ Union.

Fees & scholarships
We have one of UK’s largest scholarship schemes, having been recognised by Times Higher Education magazine for Outstanding Support for Overseas Students. Information about our postgraduate tuition fees and payment method can be found on the individual course pages.

Postgraduate open days
One of the best ways to get a taste of life as a Westminster student is to join us for a Postgraduate Open Evening, where you can explore our campuses and meet our lecturers and students.

Virtual open day
If you are unable to visit us in person, why not take a virtual tour of the campus and sign up for the Virtual Open day?

You can also get a snapshot of our International students’ life through our blogs and social media.

Course Enquiries
T : +44 (0)20 7915 5511

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