Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Overview of Middlesex University London

Middlesex University London has been educating students for almost 140 years and is currently ranked amongst the top 500 universities in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Our expertise is wide ranging with over 500 undergraduate and postgraduate courses, from art and design, business and health and education; to law, media and performing arts and science and technology.

At Middlesex we empower our students. It does not matter where in the world you come from, we will give you the tools and opportunities you need to make your own path to success, to grow as an individual and to stand out from your peers at home. Our international reach extends far beyond our campuses. We also have one of the largest networks of international offices of UK Universities.

Middlesex’s flagship London campus combines modern facilities and expert teaching with the advantage of studying in one of the most diverse and exciting cities on earth.

In recent years we have invested more than £200 million to transform our London campus into a state-of-the-art centre for excellence, with facilities and equipment that rival those of the world’s top universities.

That investment included a new purpose-built centre for art, design, media and performing arts students, as well as dedicated labs and studios for those studying science, technology and health courses. Our most recent addition, the Ritterman Building, is an award-winning, environmentally-friendly development packed with the latest equipment and teaching facilities.

Whatever you study at Middlesex London, you will have access to the best possible tools to help you achieve success in your field.

Middlesex London is also a beautiful place to study. At its heart is the historic College building, centred around an expansive courtyard where students and staff can meet in a relaxed atmosphere. There are also many other open areas where you can socialise in exhibition spaces, cafes and parks.

A short journey on the Northern line will take you into central London, where you can enjoy all the historical, cultural and social experiences unique to our great city.

Summary of Middlesex University

LOCATION Hendon Campus The BurroughsBarnetNW4 4BTUnited Kingdom

0.56% International students from Kenya





Creative Industries

Professional and Social Sciences



Ranking of Middlesex University London

Middlesex University London  is ranked amongst the top 500 universities in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

QS World University Rankings 2018-2019


  • 91st in the Times University Guide 2018
  • 112th in the Guardian University Guide 2019

Middlesex has three (3) Queen’s Awards to its name in lieu of Higher and Further Education and a Queen’s Award for Inventiveness trade (International).

Accommodation at Middlesex University London

Living in halls is a great way to make the most out of your university years. Accommodation in halls of residence varies from luxurious en-suite studios to simple dormitory-style rooms.  As a Middlesex student, you are guaranteed a place in halls if you fulfill the criteria of our guarantee scheme. 

We guarantee accommodation in halls for all international students- they are advised to apply within deadlines. Places in Middlesex’s own halls are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. The University also works with a number of private providers to ensure there are places available once our own halls are fully occupied.

  • Accommodation is provided in five self-catering halls, ranging from traditional flats with shared bathrooms to modern apartments with en-suite rooms, all situated on or near the university’s London campus.
  • There is Internet access in all halls, and costs include bills.
  • Students’ families would need to book private accommodation; please refer to the Middlesex Studentpad website for details.


Residential options to choose from

Middlesex University’s Location

Middlesex University is located in South East England. Middlesex London offers students a first-class education in one of the world’s truly great cities.

Our campus is located in Hendon in North London; a short train trip from the centre of the city. One of the biggest in the capital, you’ll have everything you need in one place. The campus also has a real community feel.  Our location allows our students to stay away from the everyday busyness of the city if they wish, but equally to experience its diversity and unique character if they want; all the while aligning themselves to its reputation for excellence by choosing to study with us.

There are also many other open areas where you can socialise in exhibition spaces, cafes and parks. And, at just a few stops on the Northern Line from the centre of town, you will have all that London has to offer at your fingertips.

Notable Alumni

  • Burson-Marsteller Norway – Creative Director
  • Becky Downes – Head of HR Recruitment, Distinct Recruitment
  • Yuli Yuferev – Professor of Fashion, Savannah College of Art and Design, Hong Kong