Key details
Type of institution
University
Year established
1992
Total students
17,125
On campus accomodation
Available
About
London South Bank University is a public university in Elephant and Castle, London. It is based in the London Borough of Southwark, near the South Bank of the River Thames, from which it takes its name. Founded in 1892 as the Borough Polytechnic Institute, it achieved university status in 1992. It took them 100 years to achieve this status.
It is a cosmopolitan university with over 18,000 students drawn from over 130 countries. The University has been awarded Silver for teaching excellence under the Governments Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). It is the only university to be awarded University of the Year for Graduate Employment for two years in a row (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018, 2019). globe icon Visit Website
Rankings
751 - 800 - 1001+
Accreditations
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Campuses

Havering Campus - London South Bank University

Goldcrest Way, Harold Wood, Romford, RM3 0BE

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Havering Campus - London South Bank University LSBU

Goldcrest Way, Harold Wood, Romford, RM3 0BE

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Southwark Campus - London South Bank University

103 Borough Road, London SE1 0AA

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Southwark Campus - London South Bank University LSBU

103 Borough Road, London SE1 0AA

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