University of

The first-ever polytechnic in the UK, the University of Westminster is today structured into four campuses – Cavendish, Harrow, Marylebone and Regent – and attended by almost 17,000 full-time students.

Its academic programme offers full and part-time undergraduate and postgraduate courses, short and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses and foundation degrees. All taught by academics who are experts in their field, bringing new ways of thinking to their courses.

The University of Westminster comprises five faculties: the Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, Westminster Business School, Westminster Law School, and Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design.

The university has earned a reputation as an inclusive and diverse institution, with a passion for making a difference in the real world.

In 2022 the university was ranked 80th in the Guardian University Guide.


  • The Hub, is a 20 minute walk and tube ride from the Regent, Marylebone and Cavendish campuses.
  • Victoria Hall – King’s Cross, is within a 25 minute walk and tube ride of Regent, Marylebone and Cavendish campuses. While the Harrow campus is within an hour via the Victoria and Metropolitan tube lines.
  • The Hive is within a 30 minute walk and tube ride from Regent, Marylebone and Cavendish campuses.

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