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The University of Roehampton is the most research-intensive modern university in the UK, according to new evidence from the Higher Education Funding Council for England, which has just released its much-anticipated review of universities’ research performance.

Dance researchers at the University of Roehampton have received the highest recognition in the country for the quality and reputation of their work, according to a much-anticipated review of UK higher education institutions.

Two Roehampton graduates were among the England Women’s Rugby squad who claimed the BBC Sports Personality of the Year team award on Sunday, in tribute to their World Cup win in August.

The High Court in London has overturned a controversial Government ban on books being sent to prisoners from their friends and families. A judge described the decision by the Ministry of Justice as ‘unlawful’.

An online training game, designed to teach students and professionals about business ethics, has been awarded £24,000 funding by West Focus Consortium.

Roehampton drama graduate Emely Neu has joined a prestigious group of artists including Damien Hirst and David Hockney, after being selected to join the Bloomberg New Contemporaries exhibition.

For the first time ever, postgraduate students will be able to apply for a loan of up to £10,000 to fund their studies, Chancellor George Osborne has announced in today’s Autumn Statement in the House of Commons.

A senior academic has demanded greater use of private sector business skills in the Ministry of Defence, as Government rolls out its plan for a vastly different structure to the UK’s military which is based on significant partnership with industry.

Television channels have improved the quality of their subtitles, meaning more hard of hearing people than ever before can understand programmes from news bulletins to chat shows, according to new research for Ofcom by the University of Roehampton.

Roehampton academics and students will be at the forefront of new research to understand how watercourses naturally react to protect themselves from pollution and climate change, so they can be better managed by industrial users and regulators.

New research on the role of traditional dance in creating a ‘new Rwanda’, as the country recovers from the impact of the 1994 genocide, will be carried out at the University of Roehampton, thanks to a 110,803 Euro grant.

The lives of notorious mass-murderers Fred and Rosemary West have been explored by Roehampton psychologist Christiane Sanderson, in a three part documentary for Channel 5.

An exclusive group of 30 students, and two local writers, have taken part in a masterclass with multi-million selling children’s author Dame Jacqueline Wilson at the University of Roehampton, learning how to create an appealing children’s story.

A significant milestone has been reached in the £13 million building work for a new student hall of residence at the University of Roehampton, where a topping out event has been held with construction firm Morgan Sindall.

The quality of Roehampton’s research into gambling has been recognised by the leading professional organisation for the casino industry, which has appointed one of the University’s academics to a key panel intended to police the sector.

The University of Roehampton will offer students the chance to study law for the first time next year, with the opening of its new Law School, and sixth formers considering higher education options now are being encouraged to discover the innovative way courses will be taught.

The rapid expansion of academy schools has seen increased demand for high-calibre governors with management and professional skills. Amateur lay governors must be found a new role if schools are to remain accountable to their communities, according to researchers at London’s University of Roehampton.

Whatever subject you want to study at uni, admissions officers will tell you one thing: You have to nail that personal statement. It’s the main way universities choose who’s offered a place, so put the time in until you’re completely happy, so the statement tells your story.

Three significant new staff appointments at the University of Roehampton are expected to greatly enhance the University’s expertise with black majority churches, providing a richer education for students.

A line up of expert authors including Professor Dame Jacqueline Wilson will be leading public masterclasses in creative writing at the University of Roehampton during November, as part of a series of events aimed at bringing Wandsworth people into closer contact with the University.