Brunel University History
Brunel University was established in the year 1966. It is a public and research university which is situated in Uxbridge in London. It carries its legacy from 1798 as Borough Road College, then was renamed to Maria Grey College to Shoreditch College of Education to Acton Technical College to Brunel College of Advanced Technology to its present status.
Brunel University Programs, Courses and Schools
Brunel University comprises of three colleges which consist of various other disciplinary departments and also three research institutes. It offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs. Additional programs include research, student exchange program, language courses and e-learning.
Its faculties and professors are qualified and trained from highly recognised universities of the world. Students can also apply for foundation programs, evening courses and professional development trainings. It also organises exhibition every year in order to exhibit work of final year students.
Brunel University Campuses
Brunel University has suburban campus with wide area infrastructure and all the up to date facilities. It has secure campus with services like cafes, eateries, night clubs, athletic courts, multipurpose and playing rooms, pool, fields, innovation labs, student support services, campus store, pharmacy, computer services and bars. Student unions and clubs are there to manage academic and cultural activities. Student newsletter and magazine are the part of student media.
University library is the digital and multi-storey building with books, papers, repositories, archives, catalogues, periodicals and research guides. Sitting areas, library cafe, TV systems, computer systems, databases, laptops and books borrowing services, virtual library and study rooms are available.
Brunel University Achievements and USP
Brunel University is the renowned university globally. QS World University Rankings and The Times Higher Education has ranked it among the top 400 universities of the world. According to Complete and Guardian, it comes among the top 100 universities of the country. British Government has awarded it with Silver prize in its Teaching Excellence Framework. Other accolades include Queen’s Anniversary Prize. Its athletic teams are known in the region.
Students are offered with financial assistance in the form of scholarships, financial aid and grants. Students have to meet the set criteria by the sponsors.
Brunel University Notable Alumni
Jo Brand (Comedian), Archie Panjabi (Actress), Tony Adams (Football manager), Lucy Verasamy (Weather forecaster), Nick Abbot (Radio presenter), Iwan Thomas (Runner), Bindya Solanki (Actress).
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