University of Roehampton

The University of Roehampton is located in South-West London on a beautiful 54 acres parkland campus, 30 minutes from the city centre.  It offers its students a traditional campus experience in London.

Roehampton is ranked as the top modern university in London according to the Complete University Guide 2018. It offers a broad choice of undergraduate programmes across ten academic departments, including Education, Business, Media and Languages, Social Sciences, Humanities, English and Creative Writing, Drama, Dance, Psychology and Life Sciences.

Roehampton offers its students inspiring, personalised teaching in small classes and exposure to the best modern research in London.  In the latest REF assessment, Roehampton was confirmed as No 1 new university in London for the quality of research and the best new university in the UK for ‘Research Intensity’.

Roehampton is a modern university with a long history. Students benefit from its reach heritage in education that stretches back 175 years. This, together with modern teaching facilities, state of the art new Library opened in 2017, high-quality accommodation and social hubs, as well as sporting and leisure facilities, provides a supportive community in which to thrive.

Type of Courses

A – C
– Accounting
– Anthropology
– Biological Sciences
– Biological Sciences (extended degree)
– Biological Sciences (Integrated BSc and MSc)
– Biomedical Science
– Business Management
– Business Management (extended degree)
– Business Management and Economics
– Business Management and Economics (extended degree)
– Business Management and Entrepreneurship
– Business Management and Entrepreneurship (extended degree)
– Classical Civilisation
– Creative Writing
– Criminology
– Criminology (extended degree)

D – I
– Dance
– Dance BFA
– Digital Media (extended degree)* subject to validation
– Digital Media* subject to validation
– Drama Studies
– Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies
– Early Childhood Studies
– Early Childhood Studies (extended degree)
– Education Studies
– Education Studies (extended degree)
– English Language and Linguistics
– English Language and Linguistics (extended degree)
– English Literature
– Film
– Film (extended degree)
– History
– Human Resource Management
– Human Resource Management (extended degree)
– International Business
– International Business (extended degree)

J – N
– Journalism
– Journalism (extended degree)
– Languages and Global Communication
– Languages and Global Communication (extended degree)
– LLB (Hons) Law
– LLB (Hons) Law (extended degree)
– LLB (Hons) Law and Criminology
– LLB (Hons) Law and Criminology (extended degree)
– Marketing
– Marketing (extended degree)
– Mass Communications
– Mass Communications (extended degree)
– Media, Culture and Identity
– Media, Culture and Identity (extended degree)
– Ministerial Theology (FdA/BTh)
– Ministerial Theology (Graduate Diploma)
– Nutrition and Health
– Nutrition and Health (extended degree)

P – Z
– Philosophy
– Photography
– Photography (extended degree)
– Primary Education (QTS)
– Psychology
– Psychology (extended degree)
– Psychology and Counselling
– Retail Marketing and Management
– Retail Marketing and Management (extended degree)
– Social Anthropology
– Sociology
– Sociology (extended degree)
– Sport and Exercise Sciences
– Sport and Exercise Sciences (extended degree)
– Sport Coaching
– Sport Psychology
– Sports Coaching Practice
– Theology and Religious Studies
– Therapeutic Psychology
– Zoology
– Zoology (extended degree)
– Zoology (Integrated BSc and MSc)

Schools or Faculties

  • Business School
  • Dance
  • Drama, Theatre and Performance
  • Education
  • English and Creative Writing
  • Graduate School
  • Humanities
  • Life Sciences
  • Media, Culture and Language
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences

Job Prospects & Employability

Roehampton’s undergraduate and postgraduate courses help graduates expand their career prospects in the full spectrum of dance careers.

Our graduates work across the industry in community dance, dance therapy, teaching, arts management, research, choreography and performance. And because of the strength of our courses, graduates also have wider skills they can apply in many sectors.


We want to help as many students as possible enjoy the opportunities at Roehampton. That’s why, every year, we offer scholarships to talented undergraduates and postgraduates.

Our Scholarship options include;

  • Vice Chancellor’s International Scholarship Scheme
  • Alumni Referral Scholarship
  • Roehampton Music Scholarship
  • Scholarship for Sporting Excellence

Student Support

The University has an excellent study, support and social facilities. As a research student, your Academic Department will appoint at least two suitably qualified and experienced members of staff to supervise your research and advise you on appropriate reading, research methods courses and other relevant information.