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Our basketball club

    UEL Basketball has gone from strength to strength over the last five seasons. Having become one of UEL's focus sports more and more players are choosing to continue their education and basketball with us.

    In 2014-15, the men’s first team in their first year in the premier were undefeated. The men’s team have risen from tier five with successive promotions every season this year men’s 1st won their BUCS league and the Women's 1st also won their BUCS league too. The women’s team have also seen success becoming trophy winners and moving through the leagues to tier one. The men’s programme now boasts four teams for players to be involved and a women's First team.

    Mens training takes place every Tuesday at 6:00-8:00pm at SportsDock, which is located on the Docklands Campus.


    Womens training takes place every Monday at 6:00-8:00pm at SportsDock, which is located on the Docklands Campus.

    UEL boasts some of the best indoor facilities in London. Players will have access to two arenas and four full international standard courts as well as a show court. The facility was the home for the USA Basketball national men’s and women’s teams for the London 2012 Olympics.

    Players will have access to first class strength and conditioning provision with a purpose built facility as well as the world-class UEL SportsDock fitness centre.

    As a member of the UEL Basketball Club players get the opportunity to train and play with three men’s and 1 women’s team. Each team currently competes in BUCS.

    As a basketball scholar players will be able to access daily one-to-one training sessions, strength and conditioning, medical and physiotherapy support, as well as workshops.

    There are a number of friendly and social sessions for players to take part in with the My UELSports sessions which take place on Tuesdays 17:00-18:00 (women only) and Fridays 12:00-14:00. 

    Join this club

    To sign up to this club, as well as many other sports clubs, please register your interest via the link below.

    We welcome players of all levels, so why not give it a try.


    UEL offers three fantastic competitive scholarships for students, ranging from elite athletes to those looking to progress and develop in their sport. 
    Find the scholarship that's right for you and apply today.

    Representing the UEL Basketball team has been the best experience I have ever had. The facilities, coaching and support is of an elite level and gives me the tools I need to progress as an athlete. 

    Brian Nguru , Men's Basketball
    Brian Nguru Testimonial