About Brunel University London
Brunel University, London is a campus based university founded in 1966. Brunel's mission is to combine academic rigour with the practical, entrepreneurial and imaginative approach pioneered by its namesake, Isambard Kingdom Brunel.
Relevant to industry and society
Brunel has a strong research ethos informing our teaching, the community and the world around us. Brunel’s postgraduate taught courses focus on developing expertise and skills to research and industry standard.
- Civil engineering
- Creative writing
- Economics and finance
- Electrical engineering
- English literature
- Environmental science
- Film and TV
- Games design
- Health studies
- International development
- Mechanical engineering
- Media and communications
- Social care
- Sports science
- Teaching and education
Brunel is located in Uxbridge, the town centre is just a 20 minute walk or short bus ride from campus, and has more than 300 shops, a multiplex cinema, dozens of bars and restaurants. Uxbridge is compact and less frenetic than central London – which is very easy to get to from Uxbridge Station or West Drayton Station.
Students on Brunel’s campus enjoy a strong sense of community with 14,000 students including 2,500 international students from over 110 different countries, so there's always something interesting going on!
Brunel’s halls provide high quality facilities, they are all on campus, meaning you are never more than 10 minutes away from the teaching, social and sporting facilities.
Postgraduate students, who have applied for accommodation, met the conditions of their course offer and confirmed their acceptance of a place at Brunel by 1 September will be accommodated on campus.
Brunel offers a range of Postgraduate scholarships.
Postgraduate open days and webinars
Postgraduate open events are available throughout the year.
How to find Brunel University
Brunel is within easy access to the centre of London (45 minutes by underground), London Heathrow Airport (20 minutes by car) and close to motorway links to the rest of the UK.
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