Life in London

Picture yourself living in the heart of London. It is one of the most exciting cities in the world and studying at the University of Westminster means that London is your campus. You will have a lot of fun exploring the city, from taking a ride on the London Eye to visiting historical landmarks such as Big Ben and the Tower of London. London offers bustling shopping streets and the West End, tranquil parks and squares, and the centuries of culture in internationally renowned archives, libraries and museums. London is where tradition meets innovation and Westminster offers the ideal environment for living and learning.


There is no better way of finding out what life at Westminster is like than from our students themselves. Search for #LondonIsOurCampus on Instagram to get a glimpse into student life at Westminster and in London. 

Here are some useful websites to help you find the best things to do around London and make your time with us as rewarding and inspiring as possible:

“The location of Westminster in the heart of London makes it easy to enjoy city attractions and have rich social and cultural experiences. The international atmosphere that London offers enabled me to make friends from all around the world.”

Dewi from Indonesia, International Relations MA

Rebecca Thumwood

“I wanted to live the London life and experience the excitement and opportunities that London could offer. There are so many brilliant, creative prospects in London: internships, work experience and access to all the free galleries scattered around.”

Rebecca from Belgium, TV Production BA Honours