The University of Greenwich is a leading modern public university located in London, United Kingdom. It was Previously known as Woolwich Polytechnic and Thames Polytechnic.
In 2012, the People & Planet Green League Table rated Greenwich University as the greenest in the UK. QS World University Rankings place the university in the top 750 . It received a Silver rating in the UK Government's Teaching Excellence Framework.
The university offers more than 1,200 postgraduate and degree programmes, including accounting and finance, chemistry, agriculture, computing, engineering, pharmacy, sociology and more.
Many of the university programs include possibilities for placement. The university plays a regional role in the training of teachers, nurses, social care professionals and lecturers in continuing education.
The University of Greenwich has three campuses.
Avery Hill Campus : Avery Campus is only a 30-minute train ride away from central London. It includes two sites: Mansion House and South wood. Both are sitting on the edge of Avery Hill Park, and are a 10-minute walk away.
Greenwich Campus : It is the largest of three and is situated on the banks of the Thames River, a World Heritage Site. It's often considered one of the world's best campuses.
Medway Campus is located on the modernized Edwardian Redbrick campus and houses the Schools of Engineering and Science.
Facilities in Campus
First-class advanced laboratories
film and TV studios,
state-of-the-art editing suites.
academic, teaching and computing spaces
Greenwich is packed with pubs, bars, restaurants and places to see live music.
One of the largest music arenas in the world-the O2-resides in North Greenwich.
Cutty Sark, a 19th-century river tea clipper, and Greenwich Market for craft items and street food from around the world are just outside the campus gates.
Broadway Shopping Centre in Bexleyheath, and Bluewater - one of Europe's largest shopping and leisure centres are close to Avery Campus.
University provides around 2,400 places in halls on or near the Greenwich, Avery Hill, and Medway campuses. Also bus services are operated between campuses, including a free Greenwich-Avery Hill shuttle bus.
The University of Greenwich has won four Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education.
Won two Guardian University Awards, including the Research Impact prize in the year 2014 and 2015.
Also won nine Times Higher Education awards.
Ranked in the top 750 by QS World University Rankings
84th in the Times University Guide 2020
90th in the Guardian University Guide 2020
Ranked top for adult nursing in the latest NHS London performance.
The University of Greenwich is well-known for its high teaching quality, research excellence, and its high student satisfaction.
It has also received a Silver rating in the UK government's Teaching Excellence Framework.
University of Greenwich has four faculties:
Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Faculty of Education and Health
Faculty of Engineering and Science
Study Options Available
Humanities, Maritime studies,
Pharmacy and Social sciences.
Why University of Greenwich ( Advantages)
High standard of teaching
High class research facilities
Excellent Transport link
How to Reach?
Greenwich University is easy to find, with great transportation networks including train, bus & car. All campuses are within easy reach of the centre of London.
Avery Hill Campus Bus stop is just outside the campus, National Rail is within an easy walk.
Greenwich campus is situated in Greenwich city centre, a short walk from the DLR station in Cutty Sark and with outstanding bus connectivity.
Medway Campus : both bus and National rail is within easy reach.
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English Language Requirements:
UG – 6.0 or equivalent, with no modules less than 5.5
PG – 6.5 or equivalent, with no modules less than 6.0
For some undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses:
IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component
For MPhil/PhD postgraduate research degrees:
IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component
For many of the extended degree programmes:
IELTS 5.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component
The Requirements may Defer for some Programs.
For Course Specific Entry Requirements, Click HERE.
Waiver: 70% in English in Standard XII
Average Tuition Fee Per Year
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Overall cost of living
Please note that fees will vary.
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