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The University of East London has 140 practical, career-focused postgraduate programmes in the areas of:

  • Arts
  • Creative and tech industries
  • Architecture
  • Engineering and construction
  • Cultural studies
  • Social sciences
  • Law
  • Business
  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Health
  • Bioscience
  • Sports

Many of these are accredited by professional bodies.

The uni is based across two campuses in East London. Stratford has the Olympic Park on its doorstep while Docklands campus has its own train station. Together, they offer over £450 million of facilities including studios, labs, libraries, and the £21 million Sportsdock sports centre. Central London is less than half an hour away on the tube.

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About the University of East London

The University of East London is a top modern university for research in London and top ten in the country based on the Research Assessment Excerise (RAE) 2008. It offers taught postgraduate programmes informed by internationally recognised research; plus students are taught by subject specialists who are at the forefront of their fields.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

53% Part Time
47% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018


UK students


Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

9,480 Undergraduate
3,205 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018


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University of East London

Docklands Campus

4-6 University Way


E16 2RD

Nearest train station:

North Woolwich 0.3 Miles away

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