The University of West London (UWL) has a reputation for high-quality education closely linked to employment. We aim to inspire our students to become innovative professionals, connecting them to exciting and rewarding careers. Based in the heart of one of the UK’s most successful business regions, the University has highly qualiﬁed staff with a wealth of experience in their respective disciplines and strong connections to their industries. UWL is proud to offer a wide range of support and activities for learners at FE level through to those considering returning to education. We collaborate with many local and national organisations to provide useful and relevant experiences for those we engage with. Everything we do is designed to equip our students with both the academic knowledge and practical skills to succeed in their chosen careers. We are The Career University.
Who do we work with?
We work with various groups of people interested in further and higher education, but we focus on those who come from under-represented social groups in HE,
- people from low income backgrounds or receiving free school meals
- asylum seekers and refugees
- disabled people
- mature learners
- looked after children and care leavers
- young and adult carers
- people with no parental history of higher education in the UK
What activities do we offer?
The Outreach team organise a wide variety of programmes and events each year,
- Saturday Clubs
- Maths and English tutoring for primary schools
- Study Skills Summer School for mature learners
- Discovery Days
- And much more!