Brunel University London
Uxbridge, England , London, United Kingdom

Brunel University London is located in Uxbridge, north-west London, and is one of the UK’s most ambitious, forward-looking universities, with a strong focus on employability after graduation. Currently home to just under 13,000 students from over 100 countries, Brunel graduates currently benefit from the 13th highest starting salaries upon graduation in the UK. Almost all courses are available as a four-year sandwich, with one year’s work placement before graduation, while over £400 million worth of investment has recently been completed to create an exciting state-of-the-art campus providing students with world-class teaching, social, and sports facilities. The campus is within walking distance of the London underground, just a short 20-minute ride into the city.

An Airport Welcome Service at Heathrow will help students find Brunel at the start of the academic year Its students have access to specialist laboratories for electronic imaging, bioprocessing, and experimental techniques, flight, driving and train simulators, and a 3D body scanner.

Many undergraduate students may also choose to undertake practical placements and projects as a part of their courses in the form of a sandwich year. A yearly design exhibition is held by Brunel's Department of Design called ‘Made In Brunel’ to promote and showcase the work of final year students to the rest of the design industry.

International Students: 20.2%

Notable Alumni Include:

  • Lee Mack (Comedian)
  • Jo Brand, (an English comedian, writer, and actress)

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Brunel University London's campus is based in Uxbridge on the western edge of London. Uxbridge is in a prime transport location, with the main motorway close, while direct transport links are available to Heathrow airport. Central London is also just a short ride away from the underground metro.

As a campus university, Brunel can satisfy most needs on-site, without the need to journey in and around London though. On-campus, a student is never more than ten minutes walk away from study facilities, halls of residence, or the library. There is a bank and an insurance office, a pharmacy, and two general shops where you can buy groceries, international newspapers and stationery.

Student Guide

Brunel University London is home to more than 15000 students from 110 countries. Find out more about living in the UK. Brunel University London offers a range of services for international students that aim to assist them with their academic, personal and social life whilst at the University.

Brunel International is a key contact point for all international students, with over 40 members of staff in various departments able to supplement general academic support. For new students, Brunel runs a popular 3-day orientation course which is recommended by 95 percent of past participants. Student Services also organises regular trips, events and workshops for students, while a personal tutor provides personal support. If you wish to travel to the UK with your family, the University runs a special family and partners club.