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Brunel University London

Brunel University London, founded in 1966, is the largest campus-based university in London. Home to 13,000 students from over 110 countries worldwide, Brunel offers a wide range of foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. 

Apply your mind

Ranked within the top 3rd of universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2019) your studies are supported by some of the best equipment and facilities around that mirror the world of work, including digital green screens and a flight simulator. You will learn to apply your mind to real-world problems in real-life situations. 

Get ready for work

Brunel has a long tradition of producing graduates who are ready for work. Learn how to write a winning CV and practise interview techniques by taking full advantage of our Professional Development Centre. Our graduates are among the most employable in the UK and they earn good salaries. The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 ranks us as one of the country’s top 25 universities for graduate starting salaries. Many of our alumni are now working in top companies around the world including Jaguar Land Rover, HSBC, EY, Sky and Google.

Life on our London Campus 

Located in West London, the campus is beautifully maintained, set within leafy surroundings, and with great travel links too - just 20 minutes from Heathrow airport and 40 minutes from central London. The town of Uxbridge itself has major shopping complexes, boast a wide range of shops, cafes and a nine-screen multiplex cinema.

With everything within a 10-minute walk, the campus provides all you need in one place. You’ll find all the essentials including shops, medical centre, bank and pharmacy. Our regular market offers street food, fresh fruit and vegetables, bread and home-made cakes. You’re never far from a place to sit down and catch up with friends, with plenty of cafes on site, including Costa and Starbucks.  

The Union of Brunel students are dedicated to providing you with round the clock entertainment on campus and offers you over 150 clubs and societies to join. In addition, there are plenty of campus events for you to enjoy throughout the year including film nights, fireworks and the Neon 5K run. 


We guarantee on-campus accommodation for the duration of studies for all our International students. We offer a range of rooms to suit different budgets, including en suite and standard self-catering facilities, specially adapted rooms for disabled students and studios for couples. 

If you are interested in studying at Brunel University, contact one of our Across the Pond Advisors today!

Student population: 13,000

Number of international students: 2,500

City population: London - 8.5 million

Location: Uxbridge, West London (approx. 40 mins from Central London)

Closest airports: Heathrow Airport (20 minutes by car from Brunel)

Date of establishment: 1966-2016 sees Brunel celebrate its 50th Anniversary with a year of parties, exhibitions, events and lectures

Areas of expertise:  Engineering and Design, Business, Arts, Social Sciences, Health Sciences

Cost of Tuition per year: from £15,400 per year (2019/20)

Accommodation cost: from £104.00 to £198.25 per week 

Notable alumni:

  • Carl Barât (Drama, 1996)
  • Jo Brand (Social Sciences, 1982)
  • Archie Panjabi (Business Management Studies, 1996)
  • Guillaume Bayens, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg (MBA, 1996)
  • Tony Adams, MBE (Sports Sciences, 2006)   
  • Mike Coughlan (Mechanical Engineering, 1981)

Scholarship Competition

Across the Pond is pleased to announce our video scholarship competition!

We are awarding three great prizes, and in addition several of our partner universities offer scholarships exclusively to Across the Pond students. More information can be found here.

You'll need an offer to accept the award so let us help you get an application in!

January 15th deadline

If you're thinking of applying, consider applying before January 15th! While generally the 15 January UCAS deadline doesn't apply to international students, there are some exceptions and it helps to beat the rush of UK/EU students who will be submitting.  

We can help you apply ASAP!

Physiotherapy options in the UK

Physiotherapy is a very popular subject for Canadian students and we'd be delighted to help you apply!  We can help you apply for a physiotherapy program at either the bachelor's or Master's level.  A physiotherapy degree will be transferable back to Canada. If you'd like to learn more, see our Physiotherapy page to learn more about the subject and register for an advisor.  

We look forward to working with you!

Brunel campus recognised as one of the UK's very best green spaces

For the second consecutive year, Brunel University London has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best green spaces in the country.

The University is among a record-breaking 1,883 UK parks and green spaces that will today receive a prestigious Green Flag Award – the mark of a quality park or green space.

Brunel joins 20 other UK universities awarded in recognition of their well-maintained campuses.

Brunel soars up global universities league

Brunel University London climbed 14 places in the 2019 QS World University Rankings, and is now placed in the top third of universities worldwide. 

Since 2014, when the QS World University Rankings started, Brunel has risen from a ranking of 360 to a ranking of 332 in the world. 

Across The Pond Scholarship Now Open

Across The Pond has partnered with seven of its partner universities to offer Across The Pond students ONLY the chance to win a scholarship.

This isn’t your typical scholarship application, however.

While we are interested in understanding your financial need, we are more interested in your excitement about studying in the UK. In other words, this is a fun application!

New Scholarships for Physiotherapy at Brunel

Brunel University has announced that they will be offering 10 scholarships of £3,000 per year of study for students on the BSc and MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration) programs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Brunel University announces its 2016/2017 International Scholarships!

Brunel University announces 37 International Scholarships for the 2016/2017 academic year, which offer a 15% reduction on tuition fees for Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Research students who start their studies in September 2016. Applications are due on Friday 20 May 2016 at 12:00pm (GMT). 

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