Regent's University London

One of only 6 private universities in the UK, Regent’s University London is a not-for-profit institution. Students come from over 140 countries, making it a welcoming environment for all. The university prides itself on its cosmopolitan student base and aims to provide an education for the global leaders of tomorrow.  


Regent’s University has roots as far back as 1849 when it was known as Bedford College, the first higher education institution for women in the UK. With notable alumni including comedian and author Ruby Wax, it has remained a home for pioneering women.

Featuring 11 acres of private gardens, students at Regent’s University get the benefits of being at the centre of London combined with secluded rural bliss. It’s located in the heart of the expansive Regent’s Park, which is also home to the London Zoo and the Royal Botanic Society, and the largest outdoor sports area in London. The literary and academic hub of Bloomsbury, the cultural hotspot of Camden and London’s West End are also nearby.

With 13 of our properties across London and fantastic transport connections via bus, Tube and overground, students have their pick of the city neighbourhood that suits them best. For those wanting a shorter commute, iQ Bloomsbury is the closest. Boasting a social and movie hub, as well as a unique and cosy reading lounge, this property is perfect for those taking advantage of all of the famous cultural heritage of the area.