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The University of Roehampton is the top new university in London according to the Sunday Times, which published its Good University Guide at the weekend.

Roehampton PhD student Sarah Weldon is preparing to become the first person ever to row around Great Britain solo, and she will use her own body as a research tool during her arduous 14 week challenge.

Planning permission has been granted for the University of Roehampton’s new £30million landmark library and accommodation buildings, after a unanimous vote in favour by Wandsworth Council’s planning committee last night.

Rugby World Cup winning University of Roehampton graduate Alex Matthews has become the youngest women ever to be given a full time contract to play the sport professionally, the RFU has revealed.

England’s Women’s Rugby squad, including University of Roehampton graduates Margaret Alphonsi and Alex Matthews, sensationally won the Women’s Rugby World Cup last night after beating opponents Canada 21-9.

The first ever woman president of the University of Roehampton’s Students’ Union has just taken up her new position, with a pledge to increase links between ‘town and gown’ in Wandsworth through volunteering.

Roehampton’s students have given the University a resounding show of support and graded it ‘first class’ in the National Student Survey, with overall the best ever results being recorded this year.

Awards and honours were presented to Life Sciences students during this year's graduation ceremonies, which for the first time ever were held at the Royal Festival Hall on London's South Bank.
An expert in Muslim law, an eminent professor of American culture, and a man who has dedicated his life to protecting endangered species have been awarded honorary doctorates by the University of Roehampton.
More than 2,500 students will graduate from the University of Roehampton with degrees from Dance to Human Resources Management today and tomorrow, and for the first time ever, they will be graduating at the Royal Festival Hall, on the world-famous South Bank.
A total of 92 per cent of full-time first degree graduates from the University of Roehampton were in work or further study six months after finishing their courses, a figure higher than almost any other university in London, according to the latest data released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency.

New figures show Roehampton is the safest inner London university, after nationwide research highlighted low levels of crime within a three mile radius of the campus.

A new study published at the University of Roehampton has found a connection between the timing of food intake and body mass index.

Sports science student Elle Osborne has been named as this year’s University of Roehampton May Monarch, after she was installed during a ceremony at the Whitelands campus.

The University of Roehampton will host an event as part of the Being Human festival (15-23 November), the UK’s first national festival of the humanities. The event is made possible by a grant from the festival organisers, the School of Advanced Study, University of London and is supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council and the British Academy.

The University of Roehampton has today unveiled a new series of videos providing a glimpse into undergraduate life.

The University of Roehampton and the charity, LimbPower hosted the first advanced rehab clinic yesterday [3 April].
The University of Roehampton is offering three bursaries to support students to attend this year’s British Science Festival.
The first Sport and Exercise Sciences Student Conference has been hailed a success.
This week is Brain Awareness Week, a high-profile global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research.