Faculties, schools and departments

Our world-class teaching and research activities are delivered across five faculties, within which there are a number of subject-specific schools or departments. We have a branch campus in Malaysia within the EduCity development in Iskandar that offers degrees in engineering.


Academic departments

The university offers a wide range of academic subjects. Links to each academic school, and the courses and research undertaken by each, can be found below.

Courses are delivered by our academic schools on our campuses in London.

To contact about any academic courses please send us an email to


Document Verification

If your offer of a place is conditional upon providing evidence of your academic qualifications, please see below for information with regards to what are acceptable forms of verification:

By Post

We currently advise you not to send any verified or certified documents to us through the post. Our staff will not be available to receive these.

In Person

We currently advise you not to visit the campus to bring in any verified or certified documents. Our staff will not be available to receive these.

By Email

We can accept verification of your results via email. This can be from yourself or the organisation, school, college or university who awarded the qualification.  

Where you have provided verification of your results yourself, you will need to bring the original certificate or transcript or a certified copy with you when you register for your course.

The email must follow these instructions:

  • Contain a scanned copy of the original certificate or transcript as an attachment or if the email is from a school, college or univeristy, they may confirm the exact result(s) and qualification name in the body of the email.
  • If scanned copies are provided by a school, college or university, then the email must confirm that the scanned copy is a true likeness of the original document which they must have seen.
  • Emails must be sent to the email address stipulated in your offer letter or  Please also indicate VERIFICATION OF RESULTS in the subject line of the email.

Any emails which do not follow these instructions will not be accepted as verification of qualifications.



Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Teaching and research areas: archaeology, English, film studies, history, modern languages, music, philosophy, textiles, graphics, fashion design, fine art


Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Teaching and research areas: electronics and electrical engineering, computer science and IT, web science, optoelectronics, physics, astronomy, audiology, aeronautics and astronautics, acoustical engineering, civil engineering, energy, mechanical engineering, ship science and chemistry


Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences

Teaching and research areas: biodiversity, ecology and ecosystem services, biology, biochemistry, biomedical sciences, neuroscience, plant biology, pharmacology, zoology, geology, geophysics, geography (human and physical), environmental science, oceanography, marine science, psychology, nursing, midwifery, clinical physiology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry, advanced clinical practice, palliative and end of life care, active living and rehabilitation, the organisation and delivery of care, continual professional development training (nursing)


Faculty of Medicine

Teaching and research areas: general practice, respiratory medicine, developmental sciences, cancer sciences and bone and joint diseases, with cross-cutting themes in translational immunology and stem cells and regenerative medicine


Faculty of Social Sciences

Teaching and research areas: applied and pure mathematics, statistics, education, teaching and learning,  operational research, gerontology, economics, politics and international relations, social statistics and demography, sociology, social policy and criminology, internet law, maritime law, environmental law, business strategy, marketing, human resources management


Faculty of Business and Law

Teaching and research areas: Accounting, economics and finance, Business, management and marketing, Law, Operational Research and Logistics, Organisational Studies and HR, 

Schools and departments

  • Art 
  • Audiology
  • Biological Sciences
  • Business 
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • Electronics and Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Film Studies
  • Geography
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Psychology