The University of Greenwich is a large and diverse institution offering a taste of city and country across our three campuses: Avery Hill and Greenwich in London, and Medway in Kent. We are proud of our wide multi-cultural student body. People from more than 140 countries choose to study at Greenwich, part of a community of 4,200 international students and 1,150 EU students.
The university’s vast portfolio of masters and degree programmes, including combined degrees, allows a wide range of subject options. A resource base of highly qualified staff, with wide ranging expertise and significant links with business and industry, coupled with over 26,000 students from a variety of backgrounds and countries, provides an imaginative and affluent learning experience for all.
Main programs are:
Accounting and Finance
Public Relations and Marketing
Agriculture and Sustainability
Architecture and Construction
Art and Design
Business and Management
Computing - General
Computing - Information Technology
Continuing Professional Development
Drama and Performing Arts
Education - General
Education - Lifelong Learning
Education - Primary
Engineering - Civil
Engineering - Computing and Communications
Engineering - Electrical and Electronic
Engineering - General
Engineering - Mechanical
Film and Television
Health - General
Health - Nursing and Midwifery
Health - Social Work and Social Care
Health and Safety
Human Resources Management
Landscape and Gardens
Language and Culture
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Mathematics and Statistics
Psychology and Counselling
Science - Biomedical
Science - Biosciences
Science - Forensic
Science - General
Science - Pharmaceutical
Sports - General
Sports - Science
Why choose the University of Greenwich?
At the University of Greenwich we set high standards for teaching quality. We are proud to be ranked first in London for teaching excellence with many of our programmes ranked in the national top ten in this category (Sunday Times University League Table 2012).
Great student satisfaction
In addition to delivering top class teaching, the university provides an excellent experience for students. The University of Greenwich has been ranked first in London for student satisfaction with teaching (The Guardian University Guide 2013).
The university continually invests in developing its three campuses. New buildings and improved resources include a teaching centre, multi-purpose sportshall, engineering research block, skills laboratories and libraries. We are committed to providing the best learning environment for our students so they have all the necessary resources to succeed in their studies.
Wide international community
With so many international students from so many countries, the University of Greenwich gives you a unique opportunity to meet people from all over the world.
Our qualifications are recognised and valued by employers around the world.They indicate academic achievement and a good level of English, and by studying in another country you gain a broader perspective on life.
Our degrees are designed with industry boards to ensure that our graduates are equipped with the cutting-edge skills and knowledge they need to secure a position in their chosen profession.
Many of our research areas have been judged as having carried out research of the very highest quality – world leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour. A research breakthrough at the university’s Natural Resources Institute, for example, has been named as one of the ten most important discoveries to be made at a UK university over the past 60 years. A poll of UK academics recognised the institute’s work controlling the tsetse fly in Africa, which is helping to combat the fatal disease sleeping sickness.
The university traces its roots to 1890 and the founding of Woolwich Polytechnic. Over the years, we have established ourselves as a place of research and academic achievement – a reputation reinforced by our high teaching standards and the ways in which our programmes respond directly to the changing needs of industry.
Our International Student Advice Service is dedicated to providing international students with information, advice and guidance throughout their studies. The team assists students from the moment they start at< /p> university, helping them to access our wide range of student support services.
Great social opportunities
The university has two active students’ unions. These run events, clubs and societies, student bars and shops.Union activities give students plenty of opportunities to meet up with friends – or make new ones! International students also get the chance to experience events that are unique to the UK.
Excellent transport links
All three of our campuses benefit from excellent transport links. Greenwich and Avery Hill Campuses are well connected by bus and train to central London, and Medway Campus is just a 45-minute train journey away. Once you are in the capital,the whole country is open to you through high-speed train links to virtually all the major cities.