University of West London (UWL)
The University of West London is located in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, with strong connections to many national and multinational organisations.
The University prides itself on being “The Career University” offering over 140 undergraduate and postgraduate courses with a strong focus on employability and practical experience. UWL is ranked as the top modern* university in London, and ranked as the 34th university nationally by the Guardian University Guide 2021.
In The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020 rankings, UWL is ranked 52 in the UK of over 150 universities, rising an impressive 31 places in the league table, which was the biggest rise in the UK. In the National Student Survey (NSS) 2020, the University of West London was ranked the top university in London and in the top 25 in the UK for overall student satisfaction**. Moreover, 98% of graduates are in employment or further study within six months of graduation^.
* Modern universities are defined as higher education institutions that were granted university status in, and subsequent to, 1992. UWL received the rankings listed above when compared to all other modern universities ranked in the guides / surveys cited.
** National Student Survey 2020, question 27. Excludes specialist institutions.
^ These are the latest figures according to Employment Performance Indicators (EPI) released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency HESA in 2018.