Purpose, mission and values

We have always strived to create offerings that respond imaginatively to the varied needs and aspirations of our diverse audiences, and we have a firm and historic commitment to equality and diversity, building an environment that is welcoming and inclusive for all our students and colleagues.

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Our heritage

We boast a rich and unique history and have been providing students with an education based on academic excellence, cultural engagement and personal enrichment since our inception as The Polytechnic Institution in 1838.

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Study at Westminster

We deliver a wide variety of undergraduate, postgraduate and short courses from our three colleges and twelve schools.

Outreach for schools and colleges

If you're a teacher or adviser supporting students who are considering university, see how we can help you.

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Global Westminster

The University has a long history of international collaboration and engagement, establishing and nurturing a range of global research and institutional partnerships, a worldwide alumni network and a variety of study and work abroad opportunities for students.

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Social enterprise

As London’s first university to be awarded the Social Enterprise Gold Mark, we aim to make a difference in the world by harnessing our resources, expertise and partnerships to effect sustainable social change with local, national and global impact.

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Social enterprise at University of Westminster

Contact us

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