University of Greenwich
The University of Greenwich is a British, United Kingdom-based university. It has three campuses in London and Kent. These are located at Greenwich, in the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College, and in Avery Hill and Medway.
It is the greenest university in the UK in 2012 as assessed by The People & Planet Green League.
The university has ranked well in terms of student satisfaction across all 20 listed universities in London – with it topping lists of 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 consecutively. It has not left the top five since its entry in 2010. The same survey ranks Greenwich as having the second-worst graduate prospects of all London universities.
The university’s range of subjects includes architecture, business, computing, education, engineering, humanities, maritime studies, natural sciences, pharmacy and social sciences. It has a strong research focus and well-established links to the scientific community.
Many of the university’s programmes include placement opportunities.
The university plays a regional role in training teachers, nurses, social care professionals and further education lecturers.
Significant areas of research and consultancy include landscape architecture, employment relations, fire safety, natural resources, social network analysis, education, training, educational leadership and public services.
In 2013, University of Greenwich is ranked 701 by QS World University Rankings The university is ranked 87 out of 116 institutions according to the Guardian University Guide 2015 University League Table.
The Complete University Guide ranks Greenwich 95 out of 124 in its league table for 2014.
Being so close to central London, the student lifestyle at University of Greenwich is very much ‘where it’s at.’ The Students’ Union provides full listings of things to do and places to see around our three main campuses.
Each of our three campuses is in a great location, offering a wide range of social facilities for all tastes and preferences. From pubs and clubs, to theatres and museums – even beaches – you’ll have endless options for having the best times.