University profile

London Metropolitan University

2020/21 edition

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About London Metropolitan University

Student-centred approach

Improve your job prospects, pursue a passion or take your career in a whole new direction with a postgraduate degree from London Met.

London Met’s graduates are leaders, changemakers, advocates, innovators and pioneers. The University places emphasis on work-related learning and many of its courses are professionally accredited, ensuring you’ll have the knowledge and skills needed for a successful career.

London Met will support you right up until you get that new job or well-deserved promotion you’ve been studying for.

London Met offers taught master’s degrees in a huge range of subject areas, as well as postgraduate diplomas and certificates and a range of PGCEs if you’re looking to become a teacher. The University also offers research opportunities, including MRes, MPhil, PhD and professional doctorate qualifications.

For a full list of postgraduate degrees, please visit London Met’s course listings.

I had access to all sorts of equipment. One month I would be milling wood, the next I would be laser cutting, using spray booths or computer modelling for 3D printing. The facilities were world-class.

Limahl Asmall – Furniture Design MA graduate


London Met has a range of state-of-the-art facilities including:

I was fortunate to have studied Law at Cambridge and then Accountancy at London Metropolitan University, which has always stood out as an institution that gives an outstanding education to people regardless of their background.

Lord Bilimoria, CBE, DL – London Met alumnus, honorary graduate, celebrated crossbench peer, co-founder and chairman of Cobra Beer

Fees, funding and costs

Please visit individual course pages on London Met’s website for the course fees. To understand whether you might be eligible for a fee reduction or a Postgraduate Loan, visit the funding your studies page on the University’s website.


Experience the real London at London Met. Its Aldgate campus is right around the corner from Shoreditch, Spitalfields Market and Brick Lane. Its Holloway campus is in the heart of Islington, next to the Emirates Stadium (Arsenal Football Club’s stadium) and a short walk away from Finsbury Park.

You don’t even have to step off campus to have a good time! The University has its own onsite venue, the Rocket, with a range of events and an affordable bar.

International outlook

London Met prides itself on being one of the UK’s most diverse universities, with students joining from all over the world.

The University’s international team offers support, information and advice on accommodation, fees and more, to help you get the most out of university life in London.

In addition to academic requirements, we normally expect students to have a recognised English language qualification. You can find details of our English language requirements on our website.


London Met’s accommodation team is on-hand to provide advice on finding a place to live in London. Lots of its students stay in external halls of residence, homestays or privately rented accommodation.

How to apply

Applications for most postgraduate degrees at London Met should be made directly to the University. You’re advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.

Find out more

If you’re looking to improve your job prospects, change career direction or simply pursue a passion, London Met is an excellent choice for postgraduate study. The University’s wide range of MA, MSc, MPhil and PhD programmes offer more than just academic qualifications, with many having the added advantage of professional accreditation.

Register your interest and we’ll contact you, or attend one of our postgraduate open events or campus tours held throughout the year.

Contact details

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7133 4202


Holloway campus
166-220 Holloway Road
N7 8DB

Aldgate campus
Old Castle Street
E1 7NT

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