Best universities in London

Check out the top universities in London, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Old Royal Naval College

1. Old Royal Naval College

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23 local reviews
Old Royal Naval College
Open now
020 8269 4747
Establishment
Roger
Begun as a Royal Palace, designed by Christopher Wren now home to the amazing (free) Painted Hall, the Univers…
Martina
Fantastic Architecture by Sir Christopher Wren, now houses a music College and Greenwich University. Great to …
William
Wonderful Georgian architecture at its best. The highlight is The Painted Hall where Admiral Lord Nelson was l…
1. Old Royal Naval College

1. Old Royal Naval College

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23 local reviews
Old Royal Naval College
Open now
020 8269 4747
Roger
Roger
Begun as a Royal Palace, designed by Christopher Wren now home to the amazing (free) Painted Hall, the University of Greenwich, Trinity Laba…
Martina
Martina
Fantastic Architecture by Sir Christopher Wren, now houses a music College and Greenwich University. Great to stroll around or enjoy some of…
William
William
Wonderful Georgian architecture at its best. The highlight is The Painted Hall where Admiral Lord Nelson was laid to rest after Trafalgar. I…
2. Chelsea Physic Garden

2. Chelsea Physic Garden

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25 local reviews
66 Royal Hospital Rd, London
Open now
+44 20 7352 5646
Botanical Garden
Stephen
You have to buy tickets for this park. Check opening hours on line. The Chelsea Physic Garden was established …
Mickey
This garden is the second oldest botanical garden in Britain, after the University of Oxford Botanic Garden. A…
Deborah
Delightful walled garden with an fabulous cafe/restaurant. A hidden gem and well worth a visit - they also do…
2. Chelsea Physic Garden

2. Chelsea Physic Garden

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25 local reviews
66 Royal Hospital Rd, London
Open now
+44 20 7352 5646
Stephen
Stephen
You have to buy tickets for this park. Check opening hours on line. The Chelsea Physic Garden was established as the Apothecaries' Garden in…
Mickey
Mickey
This garden is the second oldest botanical garden in Britain, after the University of Oxford Botanic Garden. An interesting place for a casu…
Deborah
Deborah
Delightful walled garden with an fabulous cafe/restaurant. A hidden gem and well worth a visit - they also do short tours around the medici…
3. Regent's Park

3. Regent's Park

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206 local reviews
Park
Cecile
It is one of the Royal Parks of London. It contains Regent's University and the London Zoo.
Jason
Regent's Park is one of the Royal Parks of London. It lies within north-west London, partly in the City of Wes…
Eva
Regent's Park is one of the Royal Parks of London. It lies within inner North West London, partly in the City …
3. Regent's Park

3. Regent's Park

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206 local reviews
Cecile
Cecile
It is one of the Royal Parks of London. It contains Regent's University and the London Zoo.
Jason
Jason
Regent's Park is one of the Royal Parks of London. It lies within north-west London, partly in the City of Westminster and partly in the Lon…
Eva
Eva
Regent's Park is one of the Royal Parks of London. It lies within inner North West London, partly in the City of Westminster and partly in t…
4. Greenwich

4. Greenwich

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54 local reviews
Greenwich, London
SublocalityPolitical
Kate
Greenwich is a must-visit during your stay in London. It hosts the Royal Greenwich Park, the famous Greenwich …
Elaine
Close to the City, The Thames, London City Airport, 02 Arena, Excel Exhibition Centre, Royal Naval College co…
Theresa
Greenwich is a must-visit during your stay in London. It hosts the Royal Greenwich Park, the famous Greenwich …
4. Greenwich

4. Greenwich

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54 local reviews
Greenwich, London
Kate
Kate
Greenwich is a must-visit during your stay in London. It hosts the Royal Greenwich Park, the famous Greenwich University, the Cutty Sark (wh…
Elaine
Elaine
Close to the City, The Thames, London City Airport, 02 Arena, Excel Exhibition Centre, Royal Naval College conference centre, Greenwich Uni…
Theresa
Theresa
Greenwich is a must-visit during your stay in London. It hosts the Royal Greenwich Park, the famous Greenwich University, the Cutty Sark (wh…
5. University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)

5. University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)

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6 local reviews
University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus), London
020 8331 8000
UniversityEstablishment
Nicolas-Alexandre
University of Greenwich (which has also a building close to Homer House).
Dorine
Local university and event host like NetBeans IDE London days
Outi
Beautiful old university buildings, partly accessible to visitors
5. University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)

5. University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus)

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6 local reviews
University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus), London
020 8331 8000
Nicolas-Alexandre
Nicolas-Alexandre
University of Greenwich (which has also a building close to Homer House).
Dorine
Dorine
Local university and event host like NetBeans IDE London days
Outi
Outi
Beautiful old university buildings, partly accessible to visitors
6. Grant Museum of Zoology

6. Grant Museum of Zoology

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6 local reviews
21 University St, London
Open now
+44 20 3108 2052
Museum
Stephen
The Grant Museum of Zoology is the only remaining university zoological museum in London. It houses around 68…
Mike
New museum provided by the University of London
Mike
New museum provided by the University of London
6. Grant Museum of Zoology

6. Grant Museum of Zoology

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6 local reviews
21 University St, London
Open now
+44 20 3108 2052
Stephen
Stephen
The Grant Museum of Zoology is the only remaining university zoological museum in London. It houses around 68,000 specimens, covering the w…
Mike
Mike
New museum provided by the University of London
Mike
Mike
New museum provided by the University of London
7. University College Hospital

7. University College Hospital

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15 local reviews
235 Euston Road, London
0845 155 5000
HospitalDoctorLodging
Zander
Nearest hospital (with emergency room): University College Hospital London: 235 Euston Rd, London, Greater Lon…
David
Nearest hospital: University College Hospital London: 235 Euston Rd, London, Greater London NW1 2BU; 020 3456 …
Robert
Nearest hospital: University College Hospital London: 235 Euston Rd, London, Greater London NW1 2BU; 020 3456 …
7. University College Hospital

7. University College Hospital

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15 local reviews
235 Euston Road, London
0845 155 5000
Zander
Zander
Nearest hospital (with emergency room): University College Hospital London: 235 Euston Rd, London, Greater London NW1 2BU; 020 3456 7890; 15…
David
David
Nearest hospital: University College Hospital London: 235 Euston Rd, London, Greater London NW1 2BU; 020 3456 7890; 15min walk
Robert
Robert
Nearest hospital: University College Hospital London: 235 Euston Rd, London, Greater London NW1 2BU; 020 3456 7890; 15min walk
8. Granary Square Fountain

8. Granary Square Fountain

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26 local reviews
Granary Square, London
+44 20 8497 1795
Plaza
Mike
The University of the Arts London is housed in this nineteenth century grain store. The public are welcome to …
Peter
Over 1000 spurts of water make the fountain in front of the University of the Arts (Central Saint Martins). L…
Costa
The Amazingly New Kings Cross Central that offers a beautiful past history mixed in with the new to enjoy the …
8. Granary Square Fountain

8. Granary Square Fountain

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26 local reviews
Granary Square, London
+44 20 8497 1795
Mike
Mike
The University of the Arts London is housed in this nineteenth century grain store. The public are welcome to wander in as far as the atrium…
Peter
Peter
Over 1000 spurts of water make the fountain in front of the University of the Arts (Central Saint Martins). Light and water displays entert…
Costa
Costa
The Amazingly New Kings Cross Central that offers a beautiful past history mixed in with the new to enjoy the variety of arts, entertainmen…
9. UCL

9. UCL

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4 local reviews
Gower St, London
Open now
+44 20 7387 4537
College & University
Samantha
University College London is a public research university in London, England and a constituent college of the …
Deepesh
London’s Global University: a diverse intellectual community, engaged with the wider world and committed to ch…
Natalia
London's leading multidisciplinary university
9. UCL

9. UCL

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4 local reviews
Gower St, London
Open now
+44 20 7387 4537
Samantha
Samantha
University College London is a public research university in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
Deepesh
Deepesh
London’s Global University: a diverse intellectual community, engaged with the wider world and committed to changing it for the better; reco…
Natalia
Natalia
London's leading multidisciplinary university
10. Goldsmiths University of London

10. Goldsmiths University of London

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8 local reviews
Lewisham Way, New Cross
020 7919 7171
SchoolEstablishment
Mark
Public research university specializing in the arts, design, humanities, and social sciences... Constituent co…
CasaFra
Regular art exhibitions in the gallery of one of the UK’s leading universities for the creative arts. Movie di…
nabi & Jacob
Great cafes (in several buildings), bank and other amenities such as gym and great for soaking up atmosphere o…
10. Goldsmiths University of London

10. Goldsmiths University of London

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8 local reviews
Lewisham Way, New Cross
020 7919 7171
Mark
Mark
Public research university specializing in the arts, design, humanities, and social sciences... Constituent college of the University of Lon…
CasaFra
CasaFra
Regular art exhibitions in the gallery of one of the UK’s leading universities for the creative arts. Movie director Steve McQueen, singer s…
nabi & Jacob
nabi & Jacob
Great cafes (in several buildings), bank and other amenities such as gym and great for soaking up atmosphere of university, also do great co…
11. Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design

11. Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design

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8 local reviews
1 Granary Square
020 7514 7444
UniversityEstablishment
Michael
A famous design faculty of the University of Arts London
John
Why not attend one of the wonderful summer art classes at this world renowned university
Olu
One of the worlds most best fashion and arts institutes
11. Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design

11. Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design

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8 local reviews
1 Granary Square
020 7514 7444
Michael
Michael
A famous design faculty of the University of Arts London
John
John
Why not attend one of the wonderful summer art classes at this world renowned university
Olu
Olu
One of the worlds most best fashion and arts institutes