Brunel University London

Key Information

Rank 32 Location London Established 1966 International Students 15000
Famous Courses Masters courses, Bachelors courses, Engineering courses, Computers courses, Science courses, Humanities courses, Business courses, BSc, BBA, MBA, MBBS, MS, BE/Btech, MIM International Fees £14,400-£17,500

Brunel University London was founded in 1966 and is based in Uxbridge, near north-west London. It's one of the UK's most ambitious, forward-thinking universities, with a strong emphasis on post-graduation employment. Brunel alumni presently have the 13th highest starting salary in the UK after graduation, with slightly under 13,000 students from over 100 nationalities.

Almost all courses are available as a four-year'sandwich,' with one year of work experience before graduation, and a £400 million investment has recently been completed to create an exciting state-of-the-art campus with world-class teaching, social, and sporting facilities for students. At the start of the academic year, a Heathrow Airport Welcome Service will assist students in finding Brunel.

Brunel University London is divided into three colleges and three major research centres, as of August 2014, when the university's name was changed to Brunel University London. Brunel has about 12,900 students and 2,500 employees, with a total income of £200.7 million in 2014/15, with grants and research contracts accounting for 25% of the total. The College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences, the College of Business, Arts and Social Sciences, and the College of Health and Life Sciences are the three academic colleges that make up Brunel University. Brunel is a member of Universities UK, the Association of Commonwealth Universities, and the European University Association. QS World University Rankings 2022 and Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2022 both place the university among the top 400 universities in the world. The university received the Queen's Anniversary Prize in 2011.

Services for International Students

Brunel University London provides international students with a variety of services aimed at assisting them with their academic, personal, and social lives while at the university. With approximately 40 members of staff in several departments who may augment normal academic support, Brunel Overseas is a major contact point for all international students.

Brunel University offers a popular 3-day orientation session for incoming students, which has been recommended by 95% of previous attendees. Student Services also organises tours, events, and workshops for students on a regular basis, and a personal tutor gives one-on-one assistance. If you want to visit the United Kingdom with your family, the university offers a specific family and partners club.


  • 88th in the Times University Guide 2021
  • 110th in the Guardian University Guide 2021
  • In the QS World University Rankings 2022, we are ranked 351st.

Brunel graduates were ranked 13th in the UK for average beginning salaries in a recent poll, with a number of £22,000, about £3,000 higher than the national average. Student satisfaction is also high at the university in the fields of physiotherapy, politics, and history.

Brunel University was recently ranked 33rd in the UK for research power. Engineering and Design, as well as Sports Sciences, fared exceptionally well nationwide, with 54 percent of research submitted to the 2014 Research Excellence Framework being classified as "world leading."


Brunel University London has both on-campus and off-campus housing options. Housing prices are frequently competitive with those in other parts of London, and the University Housing Office provides assistance to all students. On campus, there are almost 4,500 rooms available, with en-suite bathrooms typical in the 34 residence halls. Linen is replaced once a week and bedding is provided.


  • Ray BLK (singer-songwriter)
  • Nick Abbot (radio presenter)
  • Guillaume, ( Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg)
  • Ross Brawn (Motorsport Engineer)
  • James Cracknell (rower, Olympicgold medallist)
  • Joyce Anne Anelay (Minister of State of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office)
  • Carl Barât   (musician)
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Under graduate

  • Nursing (Mental Health) BSc
  • Music BA
  • Nursing (Adult) BSc
  • Nursing (Child Health) BSc
  • Music (Production) BA
  • Military and International History BA

Post graduate

  • Lightweight Structures and Impact Engineering MSc
  • International Human Rights Law LLM
  • International Journalism MA
  • International Relations MA
  • Law, Policy and Practice MA
  • International Financial Regulation and Corporate Law LLM

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Have an unconditional offer from Brunel University London to study a taught Master's programme, such as the MBA or Mres. Have achieved a First Class honours degree from a UK University or an EU University.


The following dates of the session of 2021-22 have been reported by the official academic calendar uploaded on the Brunel University London's website.

September 2021 Semester Dates
Enrolment starts 13th September 2021
Teaching starts 20th September 2021
Enrolment ends 1st October 2021
Teaching ends 10th December 2021
Examination Week 13th December – 17th December 2021
January 2022 Semester Dates
Enrolment starts 17th January 2022
Teaching starts 24th January 2022
Enrolment ends 4th February 2022
Teaching ends 15th April 2022
Examination Week 16th April - 22nd April 2022
May 2022 Semester Dates
Enrolment starts 16th May 2022
Teaching starts   23rd May 2022
Enrolment ends 3rd June 2022
Teaching ends 12th August 2022
Examination Week 13th August – 19th August 2022
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