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The University of Roehampton

Realise your potential at The University of Roehampton, London, a place where everyone can grow.

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One of London’s best modern universities, – Roehampton is ranked the joint no. 1 modern university in the UK for research (REF2021) and no.1 in London.

Roehampton also has a great reputation for student experience and is consistently ranked in the top ten for post-graduate student satisfaction (PTES 2023/2024), and is highly ranked in the latest NSS (top ten in London for things that matter to students (Learning Opportunities, Feedback and Assessment, and Learning Resources) (NSS 2023).

Our courses are designed for the careers of the future and are taught by leading academics and experts in their field – many with industry experience.

Personalised academic and pastoral support delivered online and on our 54-acre parkland campus, ensures the success and wellbeing of all our students.

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International students

Students from over 140 countries study at Roehampton and our student community is nearly 50% international.  Students belong to one of our four historic colleges that offer, amongst other things, multi-faith chaplaincy, and our students’ union has a diverse and vibrant range of clubs and societies.

We have onsite accommodation, that is considered some of the cheapest student accommodation in London (Which? 2023). For students choosing not to live on campus, the free local shuttle bus and free on-site parking make us easy to get to from the local area. Barnes, the local trains station runs a regular service to Waterloo for all that London has to offer.

Our campus is an enclosed 54-acre site in Southwest London, offering a safe and secure place to study and live, whilst just 20 minutes train ride to one of the greatest cities in the world.

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Quick Facts

Ranked as the joint number one modern university in the UK, and number one in London, for research. (REF 2021)

Top 10 for postgraduate student satisfaction

(Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2022 and 2023.)



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