Studying at London Metropolitan University enables you to do something you love. So, whether it is becoming a computer engineer, artist or entrepreneur, employability is at the heart of our curriculum to help you to get that dream job on graduation. We are proud that our courses have received top marks from the UK’s Quality Assurance Agency and many of our courses are accredited by a wide range of professional bodies ensuring your qualification carries extra weight. We can also help you find placements, work experience and voluntary opportunities across a wide variety of organisations to make you more employable - 96.7% of our students are in work or further study within six months (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016–17, released in July 2018).
We are proud of our support services which are designed to ensure that you receive the help you need during your time with us such as advice on accommodation, funding, disabilities and dyslexia, study planning, or careers. There are a number of funding options for overseas students to help pay for you studies and we also offer a dedicated International Student Advice service to help our international students with things such as visas and settling into your study environment. We put our students at the centre of all we do and offer our students a five-star promise where we aim to provide you with opportunities that ensure you get the most out of your London Met experience. Whether you want to gain employability skills or make sure your voice is heard on your course, our goal is to give you every chance to plan ahead and progress professionally alongside your studies.
Our location in the heart of one of the world's most exciting cities in vibrant areas such as the East End and leafy north London, ensures that you can enjoy all that London has to offer. We are proud of our multi-ethnic, international and socially diverse community with students from over 142 countries which also offers you a wide range of societies, sports and activities at the University to get involved in which compliment what you learn in the classroom.
London Metropolitan University has a rich history with strong educational roots dating back to 1848 with the establishment of the Metropolitan Evening Classes for Young Men. The University as it is today was created in 2002 with the merging of London Guildhall University and the University of North London. We pride ourselves on being a modern cosmopolitan university with a strong reputation for widening access into education and look forward to welcoming you to our progressive institution.