Where business shapes the future
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accreditations from major professional bodies
Our courses are accredited by the CIPD, CIM and CMI, so you graduate with the most relevant professional skills
Our students graduate with the skills, confidence and industry connections to begin inspiring careers
Student Satisfaction (Marketing)
We scored 92% in 2017's National Student Survey for BA Business Management (Marketing)
UEL means business
We understand the role that businesses play in people’s lives, in communities and in the wider world. Our business courses are designed to help you build a successful future, our academics are passionate about the future of business, and our university is committed to building a better future for East London and the world.
Why should you #ChooseUEL?
People come from all over the world to study at UEL, attracted by everything from our location in one of the world's greatest cities, to the fantastic opportunities our courses create.
Jessica Gajewski, who studied BA Business Management, explains why she decided to #ChooseUEL.
Who we are
Courses for professionals
Our undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses are designed to provide you with the skills, qualifications and contacts you need to excel in your career.
All our undergraduate courses (Business Management, Marketing, Human Resource Management) give you a superb foundation in fundamental business concepts, as well as specialist professional skills, and a wider understanding of the technological and economic landscape that businesses operate in. We teach in a way that allows you to continually evolve as the business world changes, while ensuring you acquire the practical skills that employers need right now.
Our flexible postgraduate courses provide specialist training that will help you advance your career, deepen your expertise in a particular field, or completely change career direction – all while managing work, family and life commitments.
A supportive community
UEL is a modern learning environment with its feet firmly planted in the booming business districts of Docklands and Stratford.
We are an inclusive and diverse community with students and academics drawn from all over the world who come to share their experience, knowledge and insight – whether in the lecture theatre, at one of the many workshops and events we host, or among friends and peers.
Our team includes a number of academic staff engaged in active research and flourishing research centres that are dedicated to enterprise and innovation in business. These hubs help us to connect with local businesses in East London, as well as global partners around the world. You’ll be learning in superb facilities in the business and commercial capital of Europe, with the energy and opportunity that offers to ambitious students. We have strong partnerships with the Chartered Management Institute, Chartered Institute of Marketing, Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development and other leading industry bodies.
Click here for a calendar of upcoming events we are holding in partnership with the CIM, and browse our twitter feed below to see what’s going on across the Business and Law school.