London Met has been providing education in the heart of London since 1848. The Schools, Colleges and Widening Participation team continues the University's outreach work of over a century and a half, as part of the University's enduring commitment to social responsibility and social justice.
We support schools, colleges and adult learners through outreach activities and programmes that promote student aspirations, achievement and progression into Higher Education. London Met today is one of the most socially inclusive universities in the UK – 57% of our students are from black or minority ethnic communities, 48% are mature students and 98% are from state schools or colleges.
London Met has a vibrant research community and an active Postgraduate Research Student Society. Approximately 350 students are conducting research at London Met on either a full-time or part-time basis. You can undertake a research degree (PhD or MPhil) or professional doctorate at London Met and you'll find a list of our available research courses in this section.
Our careers service will enable you to make informed choices about your career options, develop relevant skills and stand out in a competitive job market. IWe can help you to:
We have student hubs at each of our three campuses to help you get advice and guidance from staff. They are the first place you should go with any questions or queries you may have about your studies or time at University.
The student hubs ensure you receive help tailored to you and they’re also a great place to get advice on our many services for students – from finance to careers.
Student hubs will help you with the following:
The Accommodation Bureau provides information and advice on:
Our libraries have over 274,337 books, 59,922 e-books and 42,135 e-journals for you to use. As well as reading for study we have a popular reading-for-pleasure collection. Research shows that reading for pleasure can help student achievement. As a London Met student you'll be able to use our online catalogue to search or browse our collections.
There are currently three different campuses at London Met. Please see the information below detailing which subject areas are taught at each campus. If you'd like to know where an individual course it taught please refer to the individual course webpage. Some of our courses are delivered by partner colleges. If your course is not delivered at London Met, please contact our enquiries team for advice.
At London Metropolitan University we have excellent facilities to help you keep active and get fit.
We run an extensive programme of fitness classes and have a modern gym with state-of-the-art cardiovascular equipment. Our sports facilities include a full-sized basketball court, complete with scoreboard, and a dance studio. We offer a generous membership package that includes access to unlimited classes and the use of both gyms.
London Metropolitan University has accreditation from the following institutions: