29th in the world for international outlook (Times Education Higher Young University Rankings 2018)
Welcome to Westminster! Located in the heart of London, ranked as the best city in the world for university students (QS Best Student Cities 2018 and 2019), the University of Westminster is an international institution embracing global engagement in all its forms. With a distinguished history since 1838, we have over 19,000 students from 165 nations (including 49 from Indonesia), placing us among the world’s top 15 most international universities in the Times Higher Education’s 2018 World University Rankings.
Westminster’s Film, Fashion, Art & Design, Architecture, Media, Tourism, Land & Property Management, Politics, Creative Writing and Building courses all rank in the top 30 in the UK.
We have strong links with industry and professional organisations, offering extensive internship and work placement opportunities for students to enhance their skills.
We are very proud to have strong links with the industry and professional organisations in London and across the UK. We offer students extensive placement and internship opportunities and the majority of our courses carry professional accreditations. These are industry standard marks of quality such as ACCA for accountants, BPS for psychologists and RIBA for architects.
There is a wide provision of practical and pastoral support for international students, enabling them to make the most of their time at Westminster. This includes a Welcome Programme, Student Advice Service, Health Service, Academic Support Services, Students’ Union and Career Development Centre. Each campus has its own IT facilities and you will benefit from specialist, industry standard equipment including the Bloomberg Financial Markets Suite, Film and TV studios and state-of-the art laboratories.