University of East London

London, England, United Kingdom
With over 23,000 students from 120 countries worldwide, UEL is one of the UK’s most diverse and fastest growing universities.
  • 4 PhDs



UEL is an innovative academic community, delivering high-quality research that is impactful, intellectually stimulating, socially relevant and for public good.

PhD Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Computer Science & IT (1)
Medicine & Health (1)
Social Sciences (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a PhD at University of East London!


Student services

Whatever your need, we are here to support you. Whether it’s advice on studying – from library services to academic appeals – or help with other aspects of student life such as money, health, personal issues or accommodation, you’ll find what you need here.

Housing services

We’re one of the very few universities in London to offer on-campus accommodation. Our stunning waterfront Student Village is convenient, secure and comfortable - and living on campus is a great way to make friends.

Library services

Library and Learning Services provide access to high-quality academic resources, expert advice, and inspirational study spaces in modern library buildings at both Stratford and Docklands campuses. The libraries are open 24/7 during term time.

ICT services

The University of East London has an impressive range of IT resources, comprising more than 3,800 open access and individual office computers and serving more than 10,000 students and staff users. As a student at UEL, you benefit from state-of-the-art computing and multimedia facilities in our libraries, our conference and computing centre and in your School.

Medical services

For all health issues, you’ll have access to our dedicated Health and Wellbeing team at any time, while our Disability and Dyslexia Service provides support to disabled students and those with specific learning difficulties.

Student Life

Campus life

As a UEL student you’ll have access to more than 90 clubs and societies, one of the best gyms in London, two student hubs, a variety of cafes and restaurants, our Underground Bar and a lively programme of on and off-campus entertainment events. Just take your pick.

Sports facilities

They include 26 sports clubs - from rugby union to competitive cheerleading - with many of our students experiencing the thrill of using the iconic facilities at the Olympic Park in Stratford.

Student clubs

One of the best ways to meet like-minded people and enrich your student experience is to join a society or a sports club - and you’ll find almost 90 to choose from at the University of East London.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

London, England, United Kingdom