Rankings of University of West London

The University of West London (UWL) is a government funded university in England. West London is made up of eight distinct schools: Claude Littner Business School, London Geller College of Hospitality and Tourism, the School of Computing and Engineering, the College of Nursing, London College of Music, the School of Law and Criminology, the School of Human and Social Sciences, and the London School of Film.

Latest ranking updates for University of West London
  • March 2024: New edition of Scimago Institutions Rankings. University of West London ranked #1167.
  • October 2023: THE World University Rankings by Subject (Business and Economics) update. University of West London achieves place 601.
  • September 2023: THE Times Higher Education, UK announced latest results of THE World University Rankings with University of West London in position 1001.
  • September 2023: Publication of The Times Good University Guide. Ranking position #47.

University rankings

    • #35 
    • #47 
    The Times Good University Guide
    [Published 15 September, 2023]
    • #24 
    • #32 
    The Guardian League Table
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #41 
    • #54 
    CUG The Complete University Guide
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #75 
    • #1001 
    THE World University Rankings
    [Published 27 September, 2023]
    • #66 
    • #1167 
    Scimago Institutions Rankings
    [Published 06 March, 2024]
    • #40 
    • #208 
    StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa
    [Published 06 September, 2021]
    • #86 
    • #1970 
    Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
    [Published 31 July, 2023]

Historic rankings in TOP global university rankings

Subject rankings

Arts Visual & Performing

    • #42 
    • #51 
    Music
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #47 
    • #57 
    Music
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #48 
    • #58 
    Music
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]

Business

    • #74 
    • #87 
    Marketing
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Computer Science

    • #56 
    • #74 
    Computer Science
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]
    • #76 
    • #96 
    Computer Science
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Education

    • #25 
    • #30 
    Education
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #68 
    • #83 
    Education
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #72 
    • #86 
    Education
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]

Engineering

    • #5 
    • #6 
    Civil Engineering
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #28 
    • #41 
    Civil Engineering
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]
    • #37 
    • #49 
    Civil Engineering
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Law

    • #35 
    • #46 
    Law
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #47 
    • #63 
    Law
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]
    • #60 
    • #76 
    Law
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Social Studies & Humanities

    • #44 
    • #58 
    Psychology
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #67 
    • #87 
    Psychology
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]
    • #92 
    • #115 
    Psychology
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]
    • #74 
    • #601 
    Social Sciences
    THE World University Rankings by Subject
    [Published 19 October, 2023]
    • #50 
    • #60 
    Social Work
    The Times Good University Guide by Subject
    [Published 15 September, 2023]
    • #52 
    • #65 
    Social Work
    The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
    [Published 09 September, 2023]
    • #59 
    • #71 
    Social Work
    CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
    [Published 08 June, 2023]

Highest subject rankings for University of West London

Civil Engineering The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#6 
Engineering
Education The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#30 
Education
Law The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#46 
Law
Music CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#51 
Arts Visual & Performing
Psychology The Guardian University League Tables by Subject
#58 
Social Studies & Humanities
Computer Science The Times Good University Guide by Subject
#74 
Computer Science
Marketing CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#87 
Business

Student Ratings for University of West London

Student satisfaction:
4.2 (based on 250 student ratings)
Google ratings:
4.1 (based on 171 student ratings)
Facebook ratings:
4.7 (based on 79 student ratings)

“Fantastic place to study, one of the best universities in London. The staffs are real professionals and experts in their fields, more than that they do their very best to help their students achieve their potential. Great environment academically, and the facilities are great. The only downside is that it’s almost too quiet most of the time.”

About University of West London

PROS

  • A recurring opinion expressed by students is the lecturers are passionate and involved, more so than you can find in many other universities.
  • Ranked in the top half of UK universities according to the Sunday Times’ Good University Guide, and also has a Silver award rating from TEF.

CONS

  • Students generally agree that the university could do more work to promote social events. Some comment that the campus lacks social energy, and that it can be a bit boring.

Key facts

Foundation year:
1992
Telephone:
+44 800 036 8888
Address:
St Mary's Road
W5 5RF, Ealing
England UK
Website:
https://www.uwl.ac.uk/
Social:

Requirements for international students / English requirements

IELTS academic test score (similar tests may be accepted as well)

    • 6.5
    • Graduate Degrees
    • 5.5
    • Undergraduate Degrees
  • Student life at the University of West London
  • BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing at the University of West London
  • BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management at the University of West London
  • BA (Hons) Graphic Design at the University of West London
  • BA (Hons) International Hotel Management at the University of West London

NSS Aggregate Student reviews

Below you see the results of University of West London for each of the survey questions in comparison to the average for all UK universities.

Overall student satisfaction
82 /100
718 total respondents

THE Student Experience Survey by Times Higher Education

Times Higher Education has surveyed 20251 undergraduate students in the UK about their study experience. 56 students of University of West London participated in the survey.

Below you'll find the results for each of the survey questions for University of West London in comparison to the average for all UK universities.

Overall score: 70.9

Student composition of University of West London

Business and Management:
6245
Nursing and Midwifery:
2275
Performing Arts:
1520
Computing:
1225
Creative Arts and Design:
665
Social Policy:
595
Psychology:
585
Engineering (Non-Specific):
370
Law:
330
Biosciences:
300
Architecture, Building and Planning:
235
Allied Health:
185
Education and Teaching:
145
Politics:
65
English Studies:
25
Mathematical Sciences:
20
India:
950
Nepal:
200
Philippines:
80
United States:
45
Nigeria:
45
Sri Lanka:
25
British Virgin Islands:
20
Norway:
15
Pakistan:
15
Malaysia:
15
Korea (South):
15
China:
15
Switzerland:
15
Japan:
10
Russia:
10
United Arab Emirates:
10
Vietnam:
5
Brazil:
5
Albania:
5
Mexico:
5
Cayman Islands:
5
Canada:
5
Anguilla:
5
Saudi Arabia:
5
Lebanon:
5
Kuwait:
5
Jordan:
5
Iran:
5
Australia:
5
Zimbabwe:
5
Uzbekistan:
5
Thailand:
5
Singapore:
5
Turkey:
5
Algeria:
5
Kenya:
5
Mauritius:
5
Morocco:
5
South Africa:
5
Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of China):
5
Uganda:
5
Bangladesh:
5

Map of University of West London

FAQ

University of West London ranks #50 in England UK in our meta ranking of 112 university rankings. See rankings of all 382 universities in England UK.

University of West London ranks #1 in Ealing in our meta ranking.

University of West London is listed in The Times Good University Guide, The Guardian League Table, CUG The Complete University Guide, THE World University Rankings, Scimago Institutions Rankings, StuDocu World University Ranking - EMEA - Europe, the Middle East and Africa and more. See all 11 rankings of University of West London.

University of West London achieved #32 in The Guardian League Table. This is the university’s highest ranking in the 112 rankings tracked on our website. See all rankings for University of West London.

University of West London achieved the highest ranking for Medicine & Health. It is ranked #2 in The Guardian University League Tables by Subject (Mental Health Nursing). See all subject rankings for University of West London.

A large number of university rankings include surveys among academics on reputation. In our meta ranking of 112 university rankings University of West London ranks #1 among universities in Ealing and #50 among universities in England UK. See all rankings of University of West London.

In our meta ranking University of West London ranks #50 among all universities in England UK and University of Oxford ranks #1. Apart from rankings you may also want to see the ratings from students who attended the universities.