Overview

Overview

The University of Greenwich offers the best of both worlds – city and country. As a student, you are on the doorstep of London, but with the best of Kent not far away. Our two London campuses are Avery Hill, in the district of Eltham, and Greenwich, in the Royal Borough. Medway Campus is in Chatham Maritime, Kent. The university traces its roots to 1890, when Britain’s second polytechnic was opened near the Thames at Woolwich. An innovator from the start, the polytechnic pioneered the country’s first part-time day-release and sandwich courses. Over the years, many specialist organisations have joined the institution, giving it diverse strengths such as teacher training, architecture, engineering and history. We were awarded university status in 1992.

location of
Institution

University of Greenwich
Greenwich Campus
Old Royal Naval College
Greenwich
London
SE10 9LS
United Kingdom
Nearest station: 0.2 miles away

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Student Reviews of

University of Greenwich

Overall rating     (224 Reviews)

University of Greenwich average rating


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One Favourable

studied Business with Marketing at University of Greenwich and says:

they are working towards improvement and listen to the students

Overall rating: 4 5stars Read full review »

One Critical

studied Public Relations and Communications BA (Hons) at University of Greenwich and says:

the uni is not worth what we pay, not at all. and they are quite disorganiz...

Overall rating: 2 5stars Read full review »

Other academic
Departments

Faculty of Engineering & Science

The engineering provision at the University of Greenwich is part of the Faculty of Engineering & Science and is located at the University's Medway Campus, in the rapidly developing area of Chatham Maritime. On campus we have invested in the

Department of Built Environment

Property and construction are exciting and fast-moving environments to work in and UK-trained professionals are in demand nationally and internationally. Study one of our built environment degrees and open up a whole world of

The Faculty of Architecture, Computing & Humanities

University of Greenwich (UK) - Overview The Faculty of Architecture, Computing & Humanities is a large, interesting, multidisciplinary faculty with over 10,000 students and 345 permanent full-time staff It is the most diverse in the

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Whatuni member rating

The times

Rank 98th

*Source: Times Good University Guide 2015


Student stats

Source: HESA, 2013 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)
  • 77 : 23Full time: Part time
  • 83 : 17UK: International
  • 68 : 32Undergraduate : Postgraduate
  • 43 : 57School Leavers : Mature students
  • 6,065Number of students

Graduate prospects

Source: DLHE, 2014 (note: only applies to first year full time students)
  • 86% % in job or further study