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Information, Advice and Guidance Centre - University Square Stratford

Our team of dedicated advisors will provide you with information and advice to enable you to progress to undergraduate and postgraduate study.

University Square Stratford

We offer a drop-in and appointment service

University Square Stratford drop-in opening times

Monday: 9.30am – 5.00pm

Tuesday: 9.30am – 5.00pm

Wednesday: 1.00pm – 5.00pm

Thursday: 9.30am – 5.00pm

Friday: 9.30am – 5.00pm

Evening advice is by appointment only

Tuesday and Thursday evening slots run from 5.00pm – 7.00pm

Please telephone us on 020 8223 4354 to book an evening advice appointment. 

Contact us

Address: 1 Salway Road, Stratford, London, E15 1NF

You can contact us by telephone on 020 8223 4354 or by email at

If you need directions, please visit our how to find us page.

Short courses, events and workshops

Postgraduate workshops

A focus on: 

  • February and September intakes
  • Online applications.
Full-time and part-time:
  • UCAS teacher training applications
  • Supporting documentation you need to submit
  • Attending interviews – portfolio or demonstration of skills and knowledge
  • Funding options available for postgraduate study.


University Square Stratford, 1 Salway Place, Stratford, London E15 1NF.

You can reach us by telephone on 02082234354 or by emailing us at

To register, please give us a call or drop in.

Starting Out 5-week short course

The Starting Out course runs on five Wednesdays and will be based at University Square Stratford.  

The course helps to develop your skills and knowledge to enable you to return to education and apply to university with confidence.  

Each two hour session covers pre-entry programmes, funding university study, study skills needed for university study, mini lectures and an end of course certificate   presentation ceremony.

Course dates: 

4 November (10am - 12.30pm): Educational opportunities – including pre-entry programmes that enable you to progress to university study & how to apply
11 November (10am - 12 noon): Funding university study – understanding the fees system
18 November (10am - 12 noon): Study skills – how to become an effective learner
25 November (10am - 12 noon): Mini lectures – taster sessions from a range of UEL and Birkbeck courses
2 December (10am - 12-30pm): Mini lectures

Attendance: University Square Stratford

Room: To be confirmed

To register, call 020 8223 4354 or drop in to University Square Stratford, 1 Salway Road, Stratford E15 1NF.