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Leading children’s author Professor Dame Jacqueline Wilson has been confirmed as the new Chancellor of the University of Roehampton, a ceremonial role she said she was ‘honoured’ to accept.

Sports fans at Roehampton are celebrating after elite Squash player Yathreb Adel – who is ranked in the world top 75 and has just started a business degree at the University – sensationally won through to the quarter finals of the US Open tournament.

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.

An online game designed to teach ethics to students could soon be adapted to train bankers, insurers, journalists, local government staff and other professionals after its creator received a huge amount of interest since claiming an international award.

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.

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.

Businesswoman and former journalist Dame Marjorie Scardino, tipped as the next head of the BBC Trust, has received an honorary doctorate of laws from 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.
London universities are offering millions of pounds in scholarships every year to students from India to study at some of the world’s best higher education institutions, new research has shown.
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.
School of Business Principal Lecturer, Dr Suzy Jagger, has received a silver award for 3D animated, business ethics game, Marketing Mayhem.

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.

New research, ‘Defence Skills: A Shift in the Myth’, claims that a reduction in jobs in the defence industry could be limiting the country’s capacity to respond to changing threats and risks.
Lecturer in Management at the Business School, Rosanna Cole, won the Best Paper at a Doctoral Student Conference at Sheffield University Management School.
A new research partnership between the University of Roehampton and the Methodist Church has been launched based at the Business School in Southlands College.
According to a new book just released, Wars in Peace (edited by Adrian Johnson) and published by The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan were "strategic failures" that cost the British taxpayer more than £30billion. 

A leading green economist based at the University of Roehampton has been elected to the European Parliament following the weekend’s declarations.

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

Researcher, Joanne Mackowski, discusses sexual abuse in the military on news channel France24.
Dr Suzy Jagger has been accepted by the US Academy of Management to deliver a workshop at their Annual General Meeting, taking place in Philadelphia in August.