Brunel University

London, Uxbridge, United Kingdom

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Brunel University Overview & Background

Established     1966 – gained University Status by royal charter 1962 – Brunel College of Advanced Technology 1928 – Acton Technical College 1902 – Shoreditch College of Education 1878 – Maria Grey College 1798 – Borough Road College
Founder Isambard Kingdom Brunel
University Type Public Research University
University Motto To bring benefit to society through excellence in education, research and knowledge transfer
University City          Kingston Lane, Uxbridge UB8 3PH
Acceptance Rate 65-75% 
Faculty to Student Ratio 7:11
Endowment £2.0 million
Campus Size 375 acres
Graduation Rate 86.32%
Employment Rate 94%
Official Website Link  Brunel University, United Kingdom
Contact Details +44 1895 274000

 

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USPs of the University

  • list items Provides education and research relevant to the industry and society.
  • list items Advocate of innovation & creativity and was one of the first ones to introduce sandwich degrees.
  • list items According to the Research Excellence Framework 2014, Brunel is well-established among the top research universities in the UK. 
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    Jobs and Placements

    Employment Rates of Graduates

  • list items Brunel graduates are among the country's most employable, with 94 percent working or studying six months after leaving university.
  • Top Recruiters :

  • list items Heathrow Airport
  • list items BrandPie
  • list items Telefónica Europe
  • list items Radley Yeldar
  • list items Mars
  • list items Jim Northover Limited
  • list items Network Rail
  • list items leapSTONE
  • list items Right Management
  • list items Tata Beverages
  • list items Tetley Tea
  • list items Grant Thornton
  • list items Orange
  • list items Coats plc
  • list items MadBid
  • list items Better Lettings
  • list items KPMG
  • list items Intel
  • list items PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • list items BAE Systems
  • list items Morgan Stanley
  • list items RBC Capital Markets
  • list items Pinsent Masons
  • list items Deloitte
  • list items Barclays Capital
  • list items Ernst & Young
  • list items National Grid
  • list items Barclays
  • list items George
  • list items Cummins
  • list items Cancer Research UK
  • list items Rolls-Royce
  • list items IBM
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    Notable Alumni

    Some famous alumni from Brunel University include :

  • list items Claire Phillips, British portrait artist, whose paintings generally have a social or political narrative
  • list items Hope Patricia Powell CBE, English former international footballer and women's first-team manager of Brighton & Hove Albion
  • list items Roger Hammond, Male English retired bicycle racer, specialising in cyclo-cross and road cycling.
  • list items Richard Anthony Hill, former rugby union footballer who played as a flanker for Saracens and England
  • list items Kyle C. Ranson, American businessman who was the president and CEO of InFocus
  • list items Sunetra Sarker, English actress, known for her roles as Nisha Batra in Brookside, Anji Mittel in No Angels, 
  • list items Adam Benzine, British filmmaker and journalist.
  • list items Anita Amma Ankyewah Asante, former English football defender
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    Infrastructural Facilities 

     The university has advanced laboratories for :

  • list items Electronic imaging
  • list items Bioprocessing and experimental techniques
  • list items Flight, driving and train simulators
  • list items 3-D body scanner
  • list items MRI scanner
  • list items Movement-capture equipment
  • list items Physical therapy suite
  • list items Sports and performing arts facilities
  • list items Scholarly collections of culture and contemporary literature
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    Residence 

     Some of the on-campus residence facilities available are:

  • list items Bishop Compl
    • Number of Rooms - 698 single rooms
    • Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
  • list items Number of Rooms - 698 single rooms
  • list items Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
  • list items Faraday Hall
    • Number of Rooms - 279 single rooms
    • Cost of Rooms - From £160.30 per week
  • list items Number of Rooms - 279 single rooms
  • list items Cost of Rooms - From £160.30 per week
  • list items Fleming Hall
    • Number of Rooms - 380 single rooms
    • Cost of Rooms - From £149.59 per week
  • list items Number of Rooms - 380 single rooms
  • list items Cost of Rooms - From £149.59 per week
  • list items Galbraith Hall
    • Number of Rooms - 328 single rooms
    • Cost of Rooms - From £160.30 per week
  • list items Number of Rooms - 328 single rooms
  • list items Cost of Rooms - From £160.30 per week
  • list items Isambard Complex
    • Number of Rooms - 1,188 en suite rooms
    • Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
  • list items Number of Rooms - 1,188 en suite rooms
  • list items Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
  • list items Lancaster Complex
    • Number of Rooms - 498 single rooms
    • Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
  • list items Number of Rooms - 498 single rooms
  • list items Cost of Rooms - From £152.74 per week
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    Brunel University Location

  • list items Brunel University London
  • list items Kingston Lane
  • list items Uxbridge, Middlesex
  • list items UB8 3PH
  • Bus Services

  • list items Buses U1, U2, U4 and U7 stop at the University's main entrance (Kingston Lane). 
  • Train Services

  • list items Tube station Uxbridge – approx. one mile from Brunel campus. The closest mainline station- West Drayton (First Great Western Link), approximately 1.5 miles from the campus.
  • list items West Ruislip Station (Chiltern Railways) - London Marylebone's mainline service (approx. 20 minutes travel time) and the North (Aylesbury, Banbury, and Birmingham) - nearly 4 Miles from the university.
  • Brunel University Location

  • list items Heathrow Airport
  • Nearest Hospital

  • list items Brunel Medical Centre
  • list items Hillingdon Hospital
  • list items THH
  • Recreational Sites

  • list items  Indoor Athletics Centre
  • list items Sports Centre
  • list items Sports Park
  • Brunel University Map Location

    Address: Kingston Ln, London, Uxbridge UB8 3PH, United Kingdom