The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016 has again ranked the University of Roehampton as the best modern university in London, after its annual league table was published yesterday.
The latest official national survey of graduate employment shows 98 per cent of graduates from Roehampton’s teacher training courses are in work six months after graduation, with 99 per cent in work or undertaking further study.
Students at the University of Roehampton will be offered a free copy of the novel Pigeon English by Stephen Kelman during Freshers’ Week this week, thanks to a partnership with The Booker Prize Foundation.
The first full collection of poems by First World War nurse, Mary Borden, who set up her own field hospital on the front line at the Somme to treat injured soldiers, has been published 100 years after they were written.
A 20-year research programme carried out by an Australian academic who died suddenly in 2007 while studying Schizophrenia among Malaysian tribal Iban people, is being rescued by uniquely talented University of Roehampton professor.
The sympathy, pity, pain and fear 19th century surgeons and their patients experienced in the days before anaesthetic was used will be explored by academics at the University, thanks to a £570,000 research grant.
Students joining Roehampton’s new Law School in September
can take advantage of a realistic on-campus court room to practise their legal
presentation and debating skills.
Two stars of the World Cup winning England Women’s Rugby
Squad, together with an RFU stalwart have been recognised by the University of
Roehampton for their great contribution to the sport, less than two months
before London hosts the Rugby World Cup in Twickenham.
Celebrations and expectations for future employment are top of the agenda for 1,900 students who have graduated from the University of Roehampton this week.
The chief executive and artistic director of Sadler’s Wells, Alistair Spalding, has been awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Roehampton, in tribute to his exceptional success and commitment to dance over 15 years at the theatre.