London Metropolitan University is a public research university based in London, England. It was founded in 2002 by a merger of London Guildhall University and North London University.
It is one of the most diverse universities in the United Kingdom, with more than 12,000 students from more than 100 countries.
London Metropolitan University has been called one of the best new universities in the world and the best 'millennial' institution in the UK in the Times Higher Education Young University Rankings.
Many of the London Met courses are certified by professional bodies such as the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), the British Computer Society, the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and the Institute of Biomedical Sciences (IBMS), among others.
Graduate results for London Metropolitan University indicate that 96 per cent of students are employed or further studying six months after leaving university.
The university has two campuses in Holloway and Aldgate.
The main campus is in Holloway, North London, 10 minutes by public transport from central London. The Faculties of Science and Engineering and Social Sciences and Humanities are situated here.
Facilities in Campus
over 280 workstations
wood, metal and plastic workshops
digital manufacturing centre.
games programming lab
mobile applications lab.
nutritional physiology and food technology labs
specialist labs for tissue culture research, airborne virus research
fashion, textile and architecture design studios,
nuclear magnetic resonance room.
mock courtroom, which has a dock, witness box
IT and learning facilities
London is one of the most exciting and vibrant capital cities in the world, and London Met is right in the heart of the city.
Whatever their course, students find inspiration in London's wealth of culture, business, creativity and heritage. The city is a center of entertainment and an unbeatable nightlife.
Holloway campus is only a stone's throw from the Emirates Stadium and close to the Angel and Highbury bars and restaurants.
The Emirates Stadium of the Arsenal Football Club can be seen from LMU's Holloways Campus, a great spot for football fans.
London Metropolitan University does not own or operate any student accommodation. However, the Universities Accommodation Department will give you advice on finding a place to stay during your studies. External apartments, homestays and private rental accommodation are often common choices among university students.
Awards and Ranking
126th in the Times University Guide 2020
111th in the Guardian University Guide 2020
The reputation for teaching has been recognised with a Bronze rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework.
Guildhall School of Business and Law
School of Computing and Digital Media
School of Human Sciences
School of Social Professions
School of Social Sciences
Sir John Cass School of Art, Architecture and Design
Why LONDON METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY
London Met is home to a highly diverse group of students representing over 100 different nationalities.
The University is continually developing and investing in providing students with state-of-the-art facilities. Which range from the 30 million pounds Science Center and purpose-built art and design studios with a mock courtroom and 100,000 pound Journalism Newsroom.
Located in the heart of London, the best city in the world for university students (QS Higher Education Community, 2018).
How to Reach? Or Travel
All campuses are within 2 minutes' walk of the tube and other bus lines, with the West End just 20 minutes away.
The two campuses are situated 30–90 minutes from major airports, including London City, Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted and Luton.
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English Language Requirements:
IELTS – 6.0 overall with 5.5 in Reading and Writing, 5.5 in Listening and Speaking.