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University of Westminster

The University of Westminster was founded as Britain’s first polytechnic in 1838. Since then it has developed into a university that combines both metropolitan and cosmopolitan dimensions, and which is closely involved in business, professional and academic life within London, as well as overseas.

University of Westminster

About University of Westminster

The University of Westminster was founded as Britain’s first polytechnic in 1838. Since then it has developed into a university that combines both metropolitan and cosmopolitan dimensions, and which is closely involved in business, professional and academic life within London, as well as overseas. The University has always been, and continues to be, imaginative in recognizing new needs and developing appropriate offerings for its many target markets. The University also has a strong and historic commitment to promoting equality and embracing diversity. Studying for a degree at the University of Westminster is an unbeatable experience as you form new friendships with students from around the world, gain real knowledge and skills, and enjoy all the opportunities that living in a great city offer. Crucially, it is also a major step in your career development.

Why Select Westminster?

Strong concern for career personal and professional development

Westminster has a proud tradition if educating for professional life. This includes having close links with industry and business organizations in London, across the UK and nationwide, professional accreditation for many of the courses, their extensive placement and internship opportunities, and the career Development Centre provides support and guidance throughout your study and after graduation

Location

London is one of the world’s most vibrant and exciting cities and the university is in the centre of it. From business and finance to art, fashion,music, cinema and sport, London is where things tend to happen first. Home to 400,000 students, your classroom goes well beyond the walls of the university. Studying at westminster means every thing that London offer is on your doorstep.

Modern facilities

As well as multi-million pound redevelopments of the teaching, learning and social spaces at various campuses, Westminster has also invented heavily in state-of-the-art facilities and equipment. From laboratories and libraries , broadcast studios and computer suites, you will be able to take advantage of the latest cutting-edge technology and resources at the University of Westminster, including around-the-clock access to the libraries at the Cavendish, Harrow, Marylebone and Regent campuses.

Central London campuses

The University of Westminster has three main campuses in central London – Cavendish, Marylebone and Regent – and over recent years we have invested heavily in all of these. All of them are within walking distance of the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street, and the tranquility and wide-open spaces of Regent’s Park.

Areas of study

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Architecture & Interiors
  • Art & Design
  • Bio medical Sciences
  • Business Management
  • Computer & Network Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • English Litterateur
  • Fashion
  • Journalism and Mass communication
  • Law
  • Marketing
  • Multimedia & Games computing
  • Property & construction
  • Psychology
  • Television, film & moving image
  • Tourism

Success Stories

Thulangana Ganeshan
BSc. (Hons) Human and Medical Science. Year 2
University of Westminster

 

West 1 gave me the best opportunity to choose what I liked to study in a very good university in the UK. University of Westminster have a very friendly and a positive environment. There is a broad area of study in different courses. As a new comer I was quite excited and nervous, but the people around helped me out greatly in adapting to the new environment making me feel comfortable. Our course address to professional practice and professors are very supportive.

At present, I am doing a research project as a part of my course. This has given me an insight of how my future career is going to be. Hopefully i am planning to pursue my Masters after achieving this degree.

I would recommend anybody whose making there university choices through West 1, that there is no looking back or regrets as it would be the best choice you could ever make in choosing the best university for your future education.

Dishani Perera
BA (Hons) Business Management, Second Year
University of Westminster

It was my dream that I do my further studies in London, and West 1 made it happen. I love Westminster Business School campus, the environment is so vibrant and the location is ideal. The classrooms are perfect and there are so many events going on everyday! After I graduate, I will be joining London School of Economics for my Masters in Business subsequently taking over my father’s business in Sri Lanka.

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