Universities in South East London
||Studying in South East
London has never been easier with a wide selection of
degree courses and life-long learning options.
The University of Greenwich [map] is located at Park Row, Greenwich, and is one of
the most established universities in the region.
Constructed in the late 1890s this university provides several excellent schools that continue
to appear high in university ranking lists.
The University of Greenwich [map] is respected
particularly for its schools of architecture and construction, science, computing and mathematics.
The Medway School of Pharmacy is also
attached to this institution as is the famous Greenwich
Maritime Institute which provides postgraduates
with the opportunity to study policy, management and the history
of maritime business.
Goldsmiths College [map],
New Cross, has an impressive reputation for offering a
range of creative courses. Undergraduates who choose
to study here have access to some unusual new course subjects
including History and Anthropology, Popular
Music Studies, and various qualifications in social
work. Postgraduates have access to a range of community and psychology-based courses, as well as qualifications
in regeneration and culture.
Holborn College [map],
Woolwich Road, Charlton, Greenwich, is the UK’s
most successful independent law school and a leading
provider of international education. Undergraduates can
choose from a range of courses including several law
diplomas, some of which are studied for at the universities
sister college in Huddersfield. There’s also
the opportunity to study for the New York Bar and International Law MBA.
London City College [map],
Royal Waterloo House, Waterloo Road, is a provider of business qualifications and international management
courses. Courses include small business management and neuro-linguistic programming. There’s
also the opportunity to study abroad.
If you’re looking for an alternative educational
experience, there’s plenty of colleges, adult education centres and training
institutions in South East London.
Learn to shake, rattle and roll like Tom Cruise in Cocktail
by booking a course with the Straight Up Bartending
2nd Floor Dover House, 170 Westminster Bridge Road. Here
you’ll learn to make some of the best cocktails
in town and come out of it all with a useful qualification.
Those who want to work in the media can choose
from a range of journalism and television courses at The
London College of Printing [map],
Elephant and Castle, which has an unrivalled reputation
as one of the foremost media training centres in the
There are several excellent adult education centres dotted around South East London. Try The Community
Education Lewisham [map],
Mornington Centre, Stanley Street, or Greenwich Community
College [map], Plumstead Road, for course advice and information.
If you’re not sure where or what you want to study
pop into the One-stop Shop [map],
Ground Floor, Laurence House, 1 Catford Road, which has
a library full of resources and adult education
information as well as trained staff on-hand to help
you put together and format your CV.
Younger people can access the same kind of information
at Southwark Connexions Centre [map],
Rye Lane. Careers advisors can suggest further
education opportunities and give access to Internet
|Old Royal Naval College,
Park Row, Greenwich, London SE10 9LS
|020 8331 8000
|Elephant & Castle,
London, SE1 6SB
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