The University of Roehampton has been providing education through its colleges for more than 170 years. They are known for their rich educational history, traditional campus experience, high-quality teaching and world-class research, and a strong focus on student support.
Roehampton believes in the power of education to transform lives and communities. They are committed to driving the integrity and potential of individuals, and they have a passion for the highest standards of education and scholarship.
Roehampton is proud of their international community which includes students from more than 110 countries and they believe their internationally ranked academics and research, strong commitment to employability and stunning location on London's only traditional campus are just some of the reasons that studying at Roehampton will be a very positive investment in your future.
Main CampusLondon, England, United Kingdom Campus Website5,000 - 20,000 on Campus250,000+ residents in LondonLanguage(s) spoke on campus: English
Located in the leafy south-west of London, the Roehampton campus is surrounded by lively and affluent areas such as Putney, Kingston and Richmond. Covent Garden, the South Bank, Soho and Westminster are just 20 minutes away by train, offering a perfect balance for anyone who wants to be in one of the world’s most vibrant cities while also living on a safe and peaceful campus
The Student Life Office – a partnership between the University, Roehampton Students Union, the Colleges and the academic Departments – exists to provide you with a dynamic, exciting and relevant extracurricular experience. With more than 60 societies and sports clubs, there is something for everyone at Roehampton – and if we don’t already have what you’re looking for, we can help you make it happen.
University is your chance to acquire skills and life experience that will prove invaluable in your future career. The Roehampton Students Union provides a range of opportunities and volunteering projects, helping you build an impressive portfolio of personal attributes.
RSU has approximately 35 societies, covering a wide range of interests, beliefs and activities, and providing the perfect way to meet like-minded people and make friends. The societies are supported by RSU and Student Life Office but are run by students for students. RSU also provides an entertainment program that includes weekly events such as the Bop, Fez Club and larger events including Freshers’ Week and the highlight of the year – the Summer Ball.
Sport Roehampton provides high-quality sport, physical activity and health services for Roehampton students and staff, the local community and elite athletes. Each of its clubs is open to all, and most offer coached sessions, recreational sessions and opportunities to compete.
At Roehampton you’ll find the buzz of one of the most exciting capital cities right on your doorstep. London is a fantastic place to be a student and studying in south-west London means that whatever you’re looking for or whatever you’re into, you won’t be short of things to do! Whether you’re interested in film, music, sport, nightlife, theatre, fashion or art you’ll find it all here. London is also the jumping off point for many European adventures. You can take the Eurostar train from St Pancras International station to Paris for a weekend or hop on to any of the budget airlines operating out of London’s airports and go to almost any European city. Prague, Dublin, Barcelona and Rome are all student favorites.