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
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 (extended degree)
D – I
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 (extended degree)
Human Resource Management
Human Resource Management (extended degree)
International Business
International Business (extended degree)
J – N
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 (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
Photography (extended degree)
Primary Education (QTS)
Psychology (extended degree)
Psychology and Counselling
Retail Marketing and Management
Retail Marketing and Management (extended degree)
Social Anthropology
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 (extended degree)
Zoology (Integrated BSc and MSc)

Schools or Faculties

Business School
Drama, Theatre and Performance
English and Creative Writing
Graduate School
Life Sciences
Media, Culture and Language
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.