Brunel University guide
Tucked away in a corner of west London, Brunel University is in Uxbridge on the very last stop of the Piccadilly and Metropolitan Underground lines, nestled alongside the M25 border.
Named after the celebrated Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the university focuses on qualifications in technology, engineering and physical sciences. More recent additions to its selection of courses include degrees in the arts and humanities.
The distinctive Brutalist-style architecture of some buildings on the campus has been the setting for a number of films and TV shows over the years, such as the Stanley Kubrick film A Clockwork Orange, plus TV shows like Spooks and Inspector Morse. Thankfully, the university hasn’t been overwhelmed by its brushes with fame - it remains a serene yet modern university to study at.
44th (Complete University Guide 2014)
44th (The Guardian’s University Guide 2014)
Undergraduate degrees range are £9,000 per year for full-time UK/EU students, and £12,000 to £15,000 for international students.
UCAS Code: B84
Website for Brunel University
Website for Brunel University Students' Union
There are a number of open days at Brunel University throughout the year. Open days are divided into applicant and pre-applicant days.
Open days for students considering applying to Brunel for 2015 entry are taking place on:
Sat 28 June 2014
Sat 6 September 2014
Sat 4 October 2014
There are also regular campus tours if you can’t attend the main events. A postgraduate open day takes place on 28 May 2014.
How to find it:
Address: Brunel University Kingston Lane Uxbridge UB8 3PH
Telephone 01895 274000
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