London is our campus
Situated in the heart of London, the University of Westminster is a vibrant, diverse and international university with a history of innovation and creativity.
Home to 20,000 students from over 150 countries, Westminster has been voted the ‘Most Diverse University in the UK’ and has been ranked 118th for International Outlook by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
Shaping you for professional life
As a student at Westminster you are ideally placed to gain the skills and experience to succeed in professional life. Our central London location means over a million businesses are within a 20-mile radius of the University and our commitment to employability opens a wealth of opportunities for internships, work placements and career prospects.
The University of Westminster offers a wide range of our courses to shape you for professional life. Subjects we teach range from; art, fashion and media, humanities, law, science, technology, engineering, business, architecture, property and construction.
A history of firsts
We are proud to be Britain’s first Royal Polytechnic institution, founded in 1838. We boast a rich history and continue to provide students with academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal enrichment.
Award-wining facilities and resources
We have four campuses located across central London and leafy Harrow in North West London. Our Regent Campus is on the historic Regent Street near the bustling Oxford Circus shopping district and Harrow is home to our creative Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design which boasts alumni such as Vivienne Westwood and Christopher Bailey of Burberry.
We continue to invest in improving the learning environment for students. Over £60 million has been invested in our facilities and resources. As the birthplace of British Cinema, the University now boasts a new state-of-the-art cinema open to the public and all students as a unique arts venue for screenings, lectures, workshops and events.
Globally-engaged and pioneering
With a clear vision for the future, the University will embed internationalisation, employability and sustainability into all areas of its work, and place particular emphasis on international opportunities and work placements to support students in becoming highly employable, globally engaged and socially responsible.