Queen Mary
University of London

Queen Mary University of London was founded in 1785 as the London Medical College, the university is the amalgamation of four historic medical institutions, including England’s first medical school.

It was officially granted university status in 1887 and now offers over 240 degree programmes across three faculties: Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Engineering, and Medicine and Dentistry.

The university is home to over 16,000 full time education students, from 155 nationalities, the university’s five campuses are all situated in the heart of the capital. Its main campus at Mile End, in London’s fashionable East End, is the biggest self-contained university campus anywhere in the city.

A member of the Russell Group of research-led universities, QMUL was ranked 9th among UK universities in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework. It scores consistently highly in other global league tables and was in The Sunday Times’ top ten UK universities for highest graduate starting salaries.

Host – Sunlight Apartments and The Hive, are within a 20 minute walk, or a 16 minute, walk and tube ride (Bethnal Green – Mile End)

The Project at Hoxton, is a 26 minute walk, Overground (Hoxton – Whitechapel) and bus ride away (Route 25 / 205)

Host – The Curve is a 27 minute walk or a 18 minute bus ride (route 25 / 205) from the main campus

Host – The Hub is a 39 minute walk and tube ride (Vauxhall – Mile End)

Host – Wembley is a 45 minute walk and tube ride (Wembley Park – Mile End)

Victoria Hall King’s Cross is within a 45 minute walk and tube ride of the campus (King’s Cross – Mile End)

Our awards.
All dedicated to you.

We’re proud to have won some awards. But hopefully they mean something to you too. Because the National Student Housing Survey only recognises accommodation based on real student experiences. So the people voting are the ones who live with us. Which means you can pick your Host student home with confidence.