At London Met, we are kitted out with state-of-the-art facilities to help you hone your practical skills. From our £30 million Science Centre and purpose-built art and design studios, to our mock courtroom and £100,000 journalism newsroom, we’ve got the latest tech for you to work with.
Our mock courtroom features a dock, witness box and public gallery.You’ll become familiar with the courtroom environment, so you’ll be prepared for a real-life courtroom when you graduate.
Our newsroom for journalism students, was opened by The Guardian’s former editor, Alan Rusbridger and is kitted out with a mobile TriCaster, Apple Macs and all the design software you'll need. There’s also a radio desk and recording facilities so you can practice ahead of your future career.
Art, Architecture, Design, English and Performing Arts
Described by London Met's own fine art lecturer Patrick Brill (aka Bob and Roberta Smith) as the “Aldgate Bauhaus”, the studios at the School of Art, Architecture and Design provide you with everything you need to create outstanding art.
You’ll have access to specialist facilities including:
- wood, metal and plastic workshops
- purpose-built art, architecture and design studios
- digital manufacturing technologies
- editing suites
We're one of the few universities that give you the chance to gain direct access to Bloomberg data, information and analytics throughout your business studies. Bloomberg is a financial service that allows you to look at market data, news and analytical information used around the world in bank dealing rooms and investment houses. At London Met, we show you how to use this software so you’re prepared for the industry.
Our £30 million Science Centre is Europe’s largest and most advanced science teaching facility. It includes:
- a superlab with 280 workstations
- tissue culture/microbiology laboratories
- a nuclear magnetic resonance room
- an environmental chamber
- sports therapy facilities
- nutritional physiology and food technology labs
- a psychophysiological laboratory
You’ll have access to some of the most advanced Cisco labs in London to work in. Plus our new Cyber Security Research Centre is developing partnerships with organisations such as Lloyds Bank, Oracle Corporation and Callsign.
Library and IT resources
Our libraries don’t just house books and computers. We also have informal learning spaces, techno booths for group work, teaching rooms and our own café.
At the Holloway Road library, there are also techno booths for group work, teaching rooms for extra study and a café area.