Why Study in Middlesex University

Middlesex University London (legally Middlesex University and abbreviated MDX) is a public research university in Hendon, north-west London, England. The name of the university is taken from its location within the historic county boundaries of Middlesex. The university's history can be traced to 1878 when its founding institute, St Katharine’s College, was established in Tottenham as a teacher training college for women. Having merged with several other institutes, the university was consolidated in its current form in 1992. It is one of the post-1992 universities.

Middlesex has a student body of over 19,000 in London and over 37,000 globally. The university has student exchange links with over 100 universities in 22 countries across Europe, the United States, and the world. More than 140 nationalities are represented at Middlesex's Hendon campus alone.Additionally, it has campuses in Malta, Dubai and Mauritius as well as a number of local offices across the globe. Courses are delivered by the Faculty of Science and Technology, Faculty of Professional and Social Sciences, and the Faculty of the Arts and Creative Industries.

For 140 years, the institutions which eventually formed Middlesex University have been based in North London. The university grew out of mergers between different schools and colleges in the area beginning in 1878 when St. Katherine's College, a female teacher training college, was created in Tottenham. It was joined by Hornsey College of Art, founded in 1882, Ponders End Technical Institute, founded in 1901, and Hendon Technical Institute, opened in 1939.

In 1973, these colleges and further institutions around North London formed Middlesex Polytechnic. In 1992 Middlesex University was established from Middlesex Polytechnic by Royal Assent as part of the Further and Higher Education Act. More institutions joined at this time as Middlesex expanded further

Middlesex University innovative research makes a real difference in the world. Middlesex University work benefits business, technology, the arts and humanities, health and the environment along with our community and the wider world. Middlesex University proud of their research culture that values research and professional practice from all parts of the academic community, including early career researchers.

Middlesex University has been recognised for providing high-quality teaching, which can be seen through the high results of their students. They have been awarded Silver in the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF).

According to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DHLE) Report 2017, 92% of Roehampton graduates receive a job or opt for further study within 6 months of graduating.

Middlesex University Campuses

We are a global educational institution with campuses in London, Dubai, Mauritius, and Malta.

We collaborate on research and share best practice for teaching – so wherever students study they get the same learning experience and support. You also have the opportunity to transfer between campuses to gain a truly international student experience.

Everything in one place

Our single-site campus is located in Hendon, north London. It's a green and peaceful part of the city that's well connected to the rest of London, the UK and the rest of the world.

Everything you need for learning is in one place on our north London campus. Plus we’re just 30 minutes from central London - the best city in the world for students - and we help you make the most of it.