A new league table published in the respected Times Higher Education magazine shows Roehampton is the best new university in London for student experience. The University has risen 28 places from last year in the annual review of students’ opinions.
Building on Roehampton’s strong research profile to become a centre of research excellence is the pledge from newly-appointed Roehampton Business School Director, Professor Sharon Mavin.
Former Top Gear star Jeremy Clarkson has been compared to a 17th century political campaigner by senior Roehampton historian Professor Ted Vallance, who identified early modern parallels in both the petition supporting the presenter and Clarkson’s own response to it.
The historic 54 acre campus at the University of Roehampton is being used by students as the basis for a pioneering project including researching the lives of high society Georgian and Victorian figures.
Roehampton criminologist Amanda Holt has played a key role in creating a new Home Office backed guide aimed at helping family workers improve their ability to deal with child-to-parent violence.
Fifty high-achieving postgraduates are being offered the chance of a fully-funded PhD scholarship at the University of Roehampton, with opportunities in all 10 of the University’s academic departments currently available.
Celebrated children’s author, Dame Jacqueline Wilson, has revealed her favourite books to mark World Book Day today and to encourage people to enjoy learning about literature.
Women eating in restaurants and cafes are subconsciously influenced in their menu preferences by the server’s appearance, according to new academic research.
More than 150 people have already applied to study at the University’s new Law School, which is offering qualifying LLB in Law from this September, according to the latest applications figures.
Crucial analysis to aid the development of a new avatar based software to help young people deal with psychological issues will be carried out by a University of Roehampton counselling expert.
A major public art project which will see one of the most important works by the eminent 20th Century sculptor Lynn Chadwick returned to its original site in Roehampton is to be launched by the University.
A delegation from 18 London universities, led by Roehampton and the Mayor of London, has promoted the benefits of studying in the capital to American students and opinion formers, at a high profile function in New York.
Students who took part in an innovative University programme, designed to build leadership skills and prepare them for fulfilling careers have judged it a great success.