Profiles

London Met students and alumni

No one tells the story of our university better then our current students and recent graduates. Here, London Met students and alumni share their experiences – find out why they chose to study here, what they enjoy and the careers they have embarked on.

All student profiles

Tural Abbasov

Public Administration MA (MPA)

"While I was reviewing different universities’ public administration courses, London Met's work placement module particularly attracted my attention."

Shokoufeh Abdi

Advertising and Marketing Communications BA

"The training that I received at London Met gave me the confidence to be a co-founder of Cultural Signatures. To have the academic support from the University behind me whilst doing this has been invaluable."

Alex Adamo

Marketing and Public Relations BA

"The commercial preparation received at London Met has played an important role allowing me to absorb information quickly and focus my efforts on making the right decisions rather than having to understand processes."

Babatunde Adetoye

Human Resource & Employment Management MA

"My CIPD qualification (the HR professional body) on the course has also boosted my professionalism; I feel more confident to work with my suppliers, business partners and clients."

Udaya Adhikari

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"The University presented a wide variety of programme choices and brilliant teachers to learn from. The education I received at London Met helped me understand modern-day consumers, their needs and evolving behaviour as well as changing business models."

Hussam Aleshaiker

Accounting and Finance graduate BA (Hons)

"There were many amazing moments at London Met that I won’t forget, but the main highlight was that my course prepared me for the world of work."

Alima Begum

BSc Criminology and Youth Studies

"There’s lots of help and opportunities at London Met which makes it easier to study. I also enjoy the fact that my university isn’t far from home so the commute to lectures and work isn’t difficult."

Gwen Anderson

Fine Art (Painting) MA

"The workshops are like playgrounds for adults. The technicians and the school keepers are very friendly, and they really go out of their way to help out. Also at The Cass you get your own studio even if you are part time, on both the BA and MA."

Konstantina Antonopoulou

LLB Law – Hons

"Exams here are not about memorising information, but about being able to answer to the point, as a barrister would do in court."

Idris Arshad

Human Resource Management MA

"I support managers in leading and developing their teams, support staff in being effective in their work, and advise on policies and procedures."

William Asante

Business Information Technology (prize winner) BSc

"I was the final-year project leader which led my team to get a good grade."

Victoria Atuahene

Computer Networking BSc

"Studying at London Met helped gain me the skills, knowledge and the courage to pursue a career in IT."

Michael Ayeni

Youth Studies BSc (Hons)

"I can’t wait to graduate, I will be the first in my family – it has been a long journey especially for me... A massive thanks to all the staff and this University."

Yuba Raj Baral

International Health and Health Research Policy, PhD

"Before joining London Met as a research student, I worked as a lecturer with the Population Gender and Development Programme in Pokhara University, Nepal, and was involved with various public health-related research projects in Nepal."

Ewelina Bartkowska

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

Imogen Belfield

Jewellery BA (Hons)

"I feel very honoured, as my years of training, learning and discovering at The Cass were some of the best, and I am incredibly proud to be a Cass alumni!"

Hadjer Beyaz

Applied Psychology MSc

"Social Psychology is my favourite module. It helps me understand different social aspects of human behaviour in different life situations."

Lord Bilimoria, CBE, DL

Honorary Graduate

“I was fortunate to have studied Law at Cambridge and then Accountancy at London Metropolitan University, which has always stood out as an institution that gives an outstanding education to people regardless of their background.”

Anthony Boateng

Pharmaceutical Science MSc

"Coming from Ghana straight to London and being the first time away from Africa, this experience has been so eye-opening for me."

Iwona Boesche

Common Professional Exam (CPE)

"The moment I learnt about the possibility of mooting at London Met, I wanted to take part in it. Partly because it is – in some ways – similar to performing on stage, but mostly because I knew I wanted to be a barrister and mooting is an invaluable practice for future advocacy."

Calogero Giametta

PhD student

"I have been conducting my research fieldwork with people who claim asylum in the UK because of fear of persecution in their countries of origin due to their sexual orientation and, or gender identity."

Christina Nicole Giannikas

PhD in Applied Linguistics

"Central to my study are student-centred teacher and student-student interactions within English language classrooms..."

Daniel Clarke

Business Information Technology BSc

"I began creating my business during my second year at university as a startup business, having studied the market..."

Ryan Conway

Criminology MSc

"The University has a terrific core group of criminology lecturers who both excite and motivate students, and the guest lecturers offer insights and documentary evidence of crimes and offenders that you won’t find in the papers or on television."

Priya Desai

Biomedical Science BSc

"I really wanted to get a good education at a renowned university – not only has London Met got a superlab, but my science course is Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) accredited so it will enhance my future training prospects."

Callum Donoghue

Sports Therapy BSc

"I now have experience of working with physios in such diverse sporting fields as rugby, football, American football and roller derby as well as spending time overseas."

Kyle Dougherty

Event Management and Public Relations BA (Hons)

"London Met has lecturers who have been where you want to be, and who have the experience and knowledge to share with you and help you grow."

Natasha Drew

Chemistry BSc

"London Met has one advantage that most other universities do not have, and that is the preparatory foundation year."

Alexander Duncan

Network Management and Security MSc

"The course at London Met adds great value, as you get to build real networks from scratch and test them out."

Marina Dzhashi

MBA graduate, News Anchor for Russia Today.

"My London Met experience is truly unforgettable as I studied a variety of useful subjects and most importantly met a lot of interesting people, from very diverse cultural backgrounds."

Emmanuel Egwu

International Foundation Programme, Forensic Science BSc

"Coming to the UK was the biggest step I have taken in my life and it has really exposed me to loads of things. It has made me realise that the world is so huge and full of many different people, races, cultures and ways of living."

Dmitry Elizarov

Business Management BA

"The best thing about studying at London Met is the opportunity to focus on many different areas during the course."

Khalid Elkhazmi

"I don't believe I would have been able to get here without the support of the London Met family."

Berivan Esen

Chemistry BSc

"I will be pursuing a project on Martian exploration and astrobiology in general at NASA."

Samuel Eyles

Fine Art BA (Hons)

"I took so much from my time at The Cass; the lecturers are incredibly engaged, the weeks are very focused and the studio sizes are fantastic."

Meyrem Fadel

Investment and Marketing

"It became very obvious to me that the University has some exceptionally great lecturers who genuinely go out of their way to advance the skills and knowledge of their students because they want to..."

Miguel Ferrer-Gil

Fine Art BA

"Integration is one of the most palpable characteristics of this University. I never felt in any way different being a mature student."

Laura Fornoni

Sports and Dance Therapy - BSc (Hons)

"Passing the first-year massage exam immediately gives students on this course a qualification to work as sports masseur. As a consequence, I could start my work-experience hours at the beginning of the second year."

Nick Francis

Music Industry Management BA

"Working as an ambassador for London Met has so far involved working at many of its great open events by representing the university to prospective students. It’s a great job and I would recommend it to anyone looking to join London Met."

Gaurav Gajjar

MBA

"I continue to benefit from these experiences in the multicultural and diverse markets I deal with on a daily basis."

Rachel Gasparini

Journalism BA (Hons)

"Both of my journalism professors have worked at massive and reputable media sources such as The Guardian. They also ran successful blogs, acting as role models for me to start my own."

Francesco Gaudesi

MPhil/PhD graduate

"London Met was the first to respond, and I was keen to start on the course."

Rebecca Griffiths

Occupational Psychology MSc

"The practical components of the degree and excellent teaching at the University gave me the skills and confidence to develop an exciting and successful career in the field."

Mafalda Guerra

Criminology BSc (Hons)

"In the first year, we visited Marylebone Road Magistrates Court to observe how hearings are presented and what goes on – that was really interesting"

Patrick Hagenaar

Business Studies BA

"During university I did work experience at Sony Music in the marketing department and continued to work in the music industry at Ministry of Sound after graduating."

James Harris

Conference Interpreting MA

"London Met provides one of the best graduate interpreting programmes in the country. Indeed it’s a course with a worldwide reputation."

Sharon Heidaripour

Sports Therapy BSc (Hons)

"I really loved the whole experience. I found the course modules really interesting, the facilities were great and there were lots of opportunities to do work experience."

Jason Jackson

LLB Business Law; Business Law and Media Studies BSc

"My course played a very important role in preparing me for the work environment. I gained a lot of experience from my participation in various activities organised by the Students’ Union, as well as student societies."

K. Kamlesh Jain

Sports Therapy MSc

"My major break came when I was offered the physio job for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL)..."

Jana Jankova

International Business Management BSc

"To study International Business Management in such a multicultural and diverse environment was a wonderful experience. I also valued how lecturers interacted with us during workshops."

Simas Janusas

Business Management BA

"London Met covers all the crucial subjects that employers are looking for in the graduates of today and the managers of tomorrow."

Liu Jingyu

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"Studying at this university, I had the chance to get the best education and learn from teachers with some of the most advanced knowledge in the world."

Kiyonori Kariura

International Foundation Programme and Fashion Marketing BA

"I have benefited in every way in terms of my personal development, my English, my self-confidence, my independence, my outlook on life and my career prospects."

Keiron McConnell

Professional Doctorate in Policing, Security and Community Safety, Gangs

"The pursuit of the Doctorate from London Met University John Grieve Centre has enhanced my work as a police officer, as a community advocate on the subject of gangs and as a sessional professor at three local universities in British Columbia."

Sadiq Khan

LLB Law (Hons)

"Some of my fondest memories, as someone who was born and raised in London, date back to my years as a student at the University of North London, now known as the London Metropolitan University."

Anastasiya Kichigina

Public Administration (MPA) MA

"The work placement module was extremely rewarding and informative... I had a chance to experience first-hand the theories we had learned in the classroom; in particular, the implementation of outcome-based accountability."

Sofiya Kiradzhiyska

Computing BSc

"My lecturers would always spend extra time on teaching and explaining new learning materials."

Quinn Koike

International Business Management BSc (Hons)

"The Hatchery has been an invaluable resource for EthicalBox. We were given office space, advice and access to a network of people and businesses that has proven to be vital. Our advisory board is built solely from the networks we have made at Accelerator, where the Hatchery is based."

Georgi Kolev

Banking and Finance BSc (Hons)

"Studying this course was the best investment in my life I have made so far."

Mahesh Kumar

Master of Business Administration – MBA

“The MBA at London Metropolitan University gave me global exposure that helped me advance from heading a small division in the company to my current position of Head of Business and CEO of Renault-TVS.”

Damiano La Rocca

Event Management BA

"I was given the tools and inspiration to start on my own rather than aim for a job as an employee."

Tracy Lake

International Business (Top-up) - BSc Hons

"Becoming a successful graduate is completely achievable."

Jo Lamoureaux

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

"... we used plasticine to create 32 tiny models"

Cristina Leggio

Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)

"When handling samples of a deadly virus there is no room for error.”

Nathan Leiper

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

"In my first project I have somewhat mocked politicians and the problems they have got..."

Natalie Lewkowicz

Advertising, Marketing, Communications and Public Relations BA (Hons)

"I feel as though I have had the right balance of support and independence given to me throughout my studies."

Patrick Lynch

PhD Candidate

Patrick Lynch's PhD thesis title is Sculpture and Architecture in the Modern City.

Jo Mackenzie

Health Psychology MSc, Professional Doctorate in Health Psychology

"Learning at London Metropolitan University is unique because you have such a wide variety of people doing the courses; they come from different cultural backgrounds, different nationalities and there are many people with different experiences."

Guy Marshall-Brown

Fine Art BA (Hons)

"My course is full of lively tutors who enjoy encouraging the students to push and pursue artistic careers..."

Maimie McCoy

Performing Arts BA (Hons)

"I think we probably had the best teachers in the country who specialised in this approach to theatre and dance."

Anabel Mederos Corratge

Business Innovation and Creative Entrepreneurship MSc

"My classmates are smart people with different backgrounds but similar goals in life."

Farah Mehdi

Psychology BSc

"Another benefit to the psychology course is that it is BPS accredited so you get an automatic membership to the BPS (British Psychological Society) once you graduate."

Giulia Mella

Interpreting MA

"The course in MA Interpreting is great, the lecturers are all extremely qualified and use very effective teaching methods, but most importantly, they are supportive."

Ayodele Tolulope Mercy

Translation MA

"I now have a network of mentors who can help me get my dream job thanks to London Met!"

Winter Milek

Games Modelling, Animation and Effects BSc (Hons)

"In my first year I was invited to three different games competitions, which led to some invaluable networking"

Ray Millican

Occupational Psychology MSc

"As a mature student, I was concerned that I would feel a bit out of place. However, from the very first day I was made very welcome."

Abbad Minhas

Computer Science BSc

"I was offered work as a software developer before leaving university and have worked in various different organisations such as Dods, Cerner and the NHS..."

Ondrej Mrklas

International Business Management BA

"I made tons of great friends at London Met, and three of them later became my business partners."

Alexander Mueller

Furniture and Product Design BA (Hons)

"London Met also has a great workshop space, a hands-on approach to studying and an amazing history with the London College of Furniture."

Students from The Cass

Gwen Anderson

Fine Art (Painting) MA

"The workshops are like playgrounds for adults. The technicians and the school keepers are very friendly, and they really go out of their way to help out. Also at The Cass you get your own studio even if you are part time, on both the BA and MA."

Ewelina Bartkowska

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

Imogen Belfield

Jewellery BA (Hons)

"I feel very honoured, as my years of training, learning and discovering at The Cass were some of the best, and I am incredibly proud to be a Cass alumni!"

Samuel Eyles

Fine Art BA (Hons)

"I took so much from my time at The Cass; the lecturers are incredibly engaged, the weeks are very focused and the studio sizes are fantastic."

Miguel Ferrer-Gil

Fine Art BA

"Integration is one of the most palpable characteristics of this University. I never felt in any way different being a mature student."

Jo Lamoureaux

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

"... we used plasticine to create 32 tiny models"

Nathan Leiper

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

"In my first project I have somewhat mocked politicians and the problems they have got..."

Patrick Lynch

PhD Candidate

Patrick Lynch's PhD thesis title is Sculpture and Architecture in the Modern City.

Guy Marshall-Brown

Fine Art BA (Hons)

"My course is full of lively tutors who enjoy encouraging the students to push and pursue artistic careers..."

Maimie McCoy

Performing Arts BA (Hons)

"I think we probably had the best teachers in the country who specialised in this approach to theatre and dance."

Alexander Mueller

Furniture and Product Design BA (Hons)

"London Met also has a great workshop space, a hands-on approach to studying and an amazing history with the London College of Furniture."

Nikol Pechova

Foundation Year in Architecture and Interior Architecture BA

"Here at London Met, you are given so many opportunities to showcase your work to expose you to industry professionals."

Jesse Quinones

Creative Writing BA (Hons), Film and Broadcast Production MA

"I’m proud to be a London Met student because I really admire their egalitarian approach to education. What it provides is an equal platform where anybody can study."

Ryan Rasco

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

"In the first term I made prints using water-soluble oil paint spread over the table tops."

Hannah Townrow

Art and Design Extended Degree (with Foundation Year)

"The freedom to develop my project how I want has given me a chance to make my work original"

Students from the Guildhall School of Business and Law

Shokoufeh Abdi

Advertising and Marketing Communications BA

"The training that I received at London Met gave me the confidence to be a co-founder of Cultural Signatures. To have the academic support from the University behind me whilst doing this has been invaluable."

Alex Adamo

Marketing and Public Relations BA

"The commercial preparation received at London Met has played an important role allowing me to absorb information quickly and focus my efforts on making the right decisions rather than having to understand processes."

Babatunde Adetoye

Human Resource & Employment Management MA

"My CIPD qualification (the HR professional body) on the course has also boosted my professionalism; I feel more confident to work with my suppliers, business partners and clients."

Udaya Adhikari

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"The University presented a wide variety of programme choices and brilliant teachers to learn from. The education I received at London Met helped me understand modern-day consumers, their needs and evolving behaviour as well as changing business models."

Hussam Aleshaiker

Accounting and Finance graduate BA (Hons)

"There were many amazing moments at London Met that I won’t forget, but the main highlight was that my course prepared me for the world of work."

Konstantina Antonopoulou

LLB Law – Hons

"Exams here are not about memorising information, but about being able to answer to the point, as a barrister would do in court."

Idris Arshad

Human Resource Management MA

"I support managers in leading and developing their teams, support staff in being effective in their work, and advise on policies and procedures."

Lord Bilimoria, CBE, DL

Honorary Graduate

“I was fortunate to have studied Law at Cambridge and then Accountancy at London Metropolitan University, which has always stood out as an institution that gives an outstanding education to people regardless of their background.”

Iwona Boesche

Common Professional Exam (CPE)

"The moment I learnt about the possibility of mooting at London Met, I wanted to take part in it. Partly because it is – in some ways – similar to performing on stage, but mostly because I knew I wanted to be a barrister and mooting is an invaluable practice for future advocacy."

Kyle Dougherty

Event Management and Public Relations BA (Hons)

"London Met has lecturers who have been where you want to be, and who have the experience and knowledge to share with you and help you grow."

Marina Dzhashi

MBA graduate, News Anchor for Russia Today.

"My London Met experience is truly unforgettable as I studied a variety of useful subjects and most importantly met a lot of interesting people, from very diverse cultural backgrounds."

Dmitry Elizarov

Business Management BA

"The best thing about studying at London Met is the opportunity to focus on many different areas during the course."

Khalid Elkhazmi

"I don't believe I would have been able to get here without the support of the London Met family."

Meyrem Fadel

Investment and Marketing

"It became very obvious to me that the University has some exceptionally great lecturers who genuinely go out of their way to advance the skills and knowledge of their students because they want to..."

Nick Francis

Music Industry Management BA

"Working as an ambassador for London Met has so far involved working at many of its great open events by representing the university to prospective students. It’s a great job and I would recommend it to anyone looking to join London Met."

Gaurav Gajjar

MBA

"I continue to benefit from these experiences in the multicultural and diverse markets I deal with on a daily basis."

Francesco Gaudesi

MPhil/PhD graduate

"London Met was the first to respond, and I was keen to start on the course."

Patrick Hagenaar

Business Studies BA

"During university I did work experience at Sony Music in the marketing department and continued to work in the music industry at Ministry of Sound after graduating."

James Harris

Conference Interpreting MA

"London Met provides one of the best graduate interpreting programmes in the country. Indeed it’s a course with a worldwide reputation."

Jason Jackson

LLB Business Law; Business Law and Media Studies BSc

"My course played a very important role in preparing me for the work environment. I gained a lot of experience from my participation in various activities organised by the Students’ Union, as well as student societies."

Jana Jankova

International Business Management BSc

"To study International Business Management in such a multicultural and diverse environment was a wonderful experience. I also valued how lecturers interacted with us during workshops."

Simas Janusas

Business Management BA

"London Met covers all the crucial subjects that employers are looking for in the graduates of today and the managers of tomorrow."

Liu Jingyu

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"Studying at this university, I had the chance to get the best education and learn from teachers with some of the most advanced knowledge in the world."

Sadiq Khan

LLB Law (Hons)

"Some of my fondest memories, as someone who was born and raised in London, date back to my years as a student at the University of North London, now known as the London Metropolitan University."

Quinn Koike

International Business Management BSc (Hons)

"The Hatchery has been an invaluable resource for EthicalBox. We were given office space, advice and access to a network of people and businesses that has proven to be vital. Our advisory board is built solely from the networks we have made at Accelerator, where the Hatchery is based."

Georgi Kolev

Banking and Finance BSc (Hons)

"Studying this course was the best investment in my life I have made so far."

Mahesh Kumar

Master of Business Administration – MBA

“The MBA at London Metropolitan University gave me global exposure that helped me advance from heading a small division in the company to my current position of Head of Business and CEO of Renault-TVS.”

Damiano La Rocca

Event Management BA

"I was given the tools and inspiration to start on my own rather than aim for a job as an employee."

Tracy Lake

International Business (Top-up) - BSc Hons

"Becoming a successful graduate is completely achievable."

Natalie Lewkowicz

Advertising, Marketing, Communications and Public Relations BA (Hons)

"I feel as though I have had the right balance of support and independence given to me throughout my studies."

Anabel Mederos Corratge

Business Innovation and Creative Entrepreneurship MSc

"My classmates are smart people with different backgrounds but similar goals in life."

Ondrej Mrklas

International Business Management BA

"I made tons of great friends at London Met, and three of them later became my business partners."

Rami Musa

Professional Development MBA

"I am determined to tackle one of the fundamental and long-term hurdles in Libyan recovery; that of the reliance on oil as a source of national income and dependence on public sector employment as a source of family income."

Sujit Nair

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"Studying at London Met provided me with an opportunity to network with the best in the business and learn from talented and experienced individuals."

Jose Doria Pupo Neto

International Banking, Finance and Compliance MSc

Tunde Okewale

LLB Law – (Hons)

"I am most proud of the charity organisation that I created called Urban Lawyers. It provides education to young people about their legal rights and inspiration to law students from non-traditional backgrounds."

Belkis Osal

Master of Business Administration

"London Met has definitely provided me with an affordable, quality education which has opened doors to a global environment and has given me useful tools to pursue my career in business."

Tiziana Pagliara

International Business Management BSc

"Becoming a Success Coach has significantly improved my interpersonal and communication skills as well as boosting my confidence."

Anastasija Paranova

"I am just a simple Latvian girl with a dream, a dream to make this world a better place!"

Desislava Pavlova

Business Management BA

"All tutors and university staff were helpful, friendly and had a positive attitude."

Ilya Ponamarev

Sports Management BA

"I have made some brilliant friends who I still see regularly. I had a beautiful few years here and I’m so proud to be London Met!"

Kuldeep Pradhan

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"After my MBA I feel that I’ve been in the driving seat. I am much more confident to make life-changing decisions on my own.”

Willy Raboteur

Accounting and Finance BA

"The University not only helped me to better myself and my future opportunities, but also helped me to be more sociable with people. When you work hard at a company for a long time you don’t have time to socialise."

Julian Roberts

Marketing BA

"There are so many elements that have benefited me from the degree I did at London Met."

Sangeeta Sanhotra

Economics and Finance BSc

"It's one of the best subjects to learn if you are wanting to pursue a career in investment banking, especially due to the exceptional use of the Bloomberg terminals (which I personally think is great for aspiring traders)."

Janny Siapata

Business Management BA (Hons)

"I want to thank the University for playing a big part in my growth and development."

Cathy Skeggs

Event Management BA

"I spoke to the head of the course, who said that London Met had a diverse mix of students from all backgrounds and ages and I would not feel out of place as a mature student."

Quanesha Renee Smith

International Security Studies MA

"I was drawn to London Metropolitan University not just because it offered course that I wanted to study but also because of its location in central London."

Tomoharu Takeyama

International Foundation Programme, Sports Management BA

"I find that working part-time alongside my course within the area that I am studying allows me to utilise the lessons that I learn in the classroom and apply them straightaway to real-life situations."

Bia Tessari

International Relations BA

"My experience at London Metropolitan University was great. I had a chance to make friends from all over the world and the professors were always helpful with my studies."

Duong Thuy Trinh

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"There are many career events organised here and staff are available to look at your CV and applications."

Marjan Ziaee

Master of Business Administration – MBA

"The course structure, lecturers, multicultural environment and learning facilities provided me with a great and unique opportunity to develop invaluable management skills."

Students from the School of Computing and Digital Media

William Asante

Business Information Technology (prize winner) BSc

"I was the final-year project leader which led my team to get a good grade."

Victoria Atuahene

Computer Networking BSc

"Studying at London Met helped gain me the skills, knowledge and the courage to pursue a career in IT."

Daniel Clarke

Business Information Technology BSc

"I began creating my business during my second year at university as a startup business, having studied the market..."

Alexander Duncan

Network Management and Security MSc

"The course at London Met adds great value, as you get to build real networks from scratch and test them out."

Rachel Gasparini

Journalism BA (Hons)

"Both of my journalism professors have worked at massive and reputable media sources such as The Guardian. They also ran successful blogs, acting as role models for me to start my own."

Sofiya Kiradzhiyska

Computing BSc

"My lecturers would always spend extra time on teaching and explaining new learning materials."

Winter Milek

Games Modelling, Animation and Effects BSc (Hons)

"In my first year I was invited to three different games competitions, which led to some invaluable networking"

Abbad Minhas

Computer Science BSc

"I was offered work as a software developer before leaving university and have worked in various different organisations such as Dods, Cerner and the NHS..."

Bhooshanlall Parsunoo

Electronic and Communications Engineering BEng (Hons)

"It is a very competitive world outside university and you have to make sure you stand out from the crowd to get yourself noticed."

Adnan Pavel

BEng Electronic and Communications Engineering

"To change the world you have to lead from the front."

Tom Phipps

Sports Therapy BSc

"Standing shoulder-to-shoulder with some of the best players in the world and getting to play football with Arsene Wenger in my second week was a particular highlight!"

Jesse Quinones

Creative Writing BA (Hons), Film and Broadcast Production MA

"I’m proud to be a London Met student because I really admire their egalitarian approach to education. What it provides is an equal platform where anybody can study."

Omar Sadeque

Network Management and Security MSc

"This year has been absolutely life-changing. I received an education from inspired, challenging and caring teachers..."

Digital Toybox

Valerie in Outer Space !

Sample graphic from work created by London Metropolitan University BSc (Hons) GMAE students.

Olivia Wong

Mathematics and Statistics BSc

"The course equipped me with good analytical and IT skills and made me feel more confident and improved my communication skills."

Students from the School of Human Sciences

Anthony Boateng

Pharmaceutical Science MSc

"Coming from Ghana straight to London and being the first time away from Africa, this experience has been so eye-opening for me."

Priya Desai

Biomedical Science BSc

"I really wanted to get a good education at a renowned university – not only has London Met got a superlab, but my science course is Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) accredited so it will enhance my future training prospects."

Callum Donoghue

Sports Therapy BSc

"I now have experience of working with physios in such diverse sporting fields as rugby, football, American football and roller derby as well as spending time overseas."

Natasha Drew

Chemistry BSc

"London Met has one advantage that most other universities do not have, and that is the preparatory foundation year."

Emmanuel Egwu

International Foundation Programme, Forensic Science BSc

"Coming to the UK was the biggest step I have taken in my life and it has really exposed me to loads of things. It has made me realise that the world is so huge and full of many different people, races, cultures and ways of living."

Berivan Esen

Chemistry BSc

"I will be pursuing a project on Martian exploration and astrobiology in general at NASA."

Laura Fornoni

Sports and Dance Therapy - BSc (Hons)

"Passing the first-year massage exam immediately gives students on this course a qualification to work as sports masseur. As a consequence, I could start my work-experience hours at the beginning of the second year."

Sharon Heidaripour

Sports Therapy BSc (Hons)

"I really loved the whole experience. I found the course modules really interesting, the facilities were great and there were lots of opportunities to do work experience."

K. Kamlesh Jain

Sports Therapy MSc

"My major break came when I was offered the physio job for the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL)..."

Cristina Leggio

Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)

"When handling samples of a deadly virus there is no room for error.”

Brenda Murage

Pharmacology BSc

"I really enjoyed taking part in sessions carried out in the University's Superlab. It had all of the equipment that I needed..."

Tahir Ozkan

Chemistry Extended Degree – BSc (Hons)

"Thanks to London Met I finally had something to wake up excited about. This University has given me the chance to push and strive for something I am passionate about."

Dario Pacitti

Pharmacology BSc

"The Science Centre and the training provided really sets the students apart from the rest of London Universities in terms of practical experience."

Tom Phipps

Sports Therapy BSc

"Standing shoulder-to-shoulder with some of the best players in the world and getting to play football with Arsene Wenger in my second week was a particular highlight!"

Riccardo Privolizzi

Biomedical Science BSc

"At London Met I had an amazing time: I met a lot of passionate, dedicated and inspiring lecturers as well as very good friends."

Mohammed Raoof

International Public Health Nutrition MSc

Peijun Tang

Herbal Medicinal Science BSc (Hons)

"London Met has changed me a lot. I’ve learnt how to think critically and openly."

Rand Turki

Pharmaceutical Science BSc

"The amount of practical work and experience gained from my course has been invaluable to my career and also helped me see how much I love working in a lab!"

Annina Whipp

Dietetics and Nutrition BSc (Hons)

"The facilities were great – I didn’t ever think that as a student I’d get access to that kind of equipment."

Matt Willmott

Sports Therapy MSc

"During training at Leicester City FC, our players are monitored using global positioning systems (GPS) and heart-rate straps and we can then analyse the potential impacts the session has on the player..."

Alexia Xanthaki

Pharmaceutical Science BSc

"London Met offered me numerous opportunities on different levels and has become a major part of my life experience on both an educational and personal level."

Students from the School of Social Professions

Michael Ayeni

Youth Studies BSc (Hons)

"I can’t wait to graduate, I will be the first in my family – it has been a long journey especially for me... A massive thanks to all the staff and this University."

Yuba Raj Baral

International Health and Health Research Policy, PhD

"Before joining London Met as a research student, I worked as a lecturer with the Population Gender and Development Programme in Pokhara University, Nepal, and was involved with various public health-related research projects in Nepal."

Christina Nicole Giannikas

PhD in Applied Linguistics

"Central to my study are student-centred teacher and student-student interactions within English language classrooms..."

Anastasiya Kichigina

Public Administration (MPA) MA

"The work placement module was extremely rewarding and informative... I had a chance to experience first-hand the theories we had learned in the classroom; in particular, the implementation of outcome-based accountability."

Nicole Danielle and Whitney Papa

Master of Public Administration

"The work placement was a real bonus for me. It was one of the big things that made me decide to choose this programme. I knew that I wanted to eventually work in some kind of charity so being able to get that placement meant a lot."

Students from the School of Social Sciences

Tural Abbasov

Public Administration MA (MPA)

"While I was reviewing different universities’ public administration courses, London Met's work placement module particularly attracted my attention."

Yuba Raj Baral

International Health and Health Research Policy, PhD

"Before joining London Met as a research student, I worked as a lecturer with the Population Gender and Development Programme in Pokhara University, Nepal, and was involved with various public health-related research projects in Nepal."

Hadjer Beyaz

Applied Psychology MSc

"Social Psychology is my favourite module. It helps me understand different social aspects of human behaviour in different life situations."

Calogero Giametta

PhD student

"I have been conducting my research fieldwork with people who claim asylum in the UK because of fear of persecution in their countries of origin due to their sexual orientation and, or gender identity."

Rebecca Griffiths

Occupational Psychology MSc

"The practical components of the degree and excellent teaching at the University gave me the skills and confidence to develop an exciting and successful career in the field."

Mafalda Guerra

Criminology BSc (Hons)

"In the first year, we visited Marylebone Road Magistrates Court to observe how hearings are presented and what goes on – that was really interesting"

Keiron McConnell

Professional Doctorate in Policing, Security and Community Safety, Gangs

"The pursuit of the Doctorate from London Met University John Grieve Centre has enhanced my work as a police officer, as a community advocate on the subject of gangs and as a sessional professor at three local universities in British Columbia."

Jo Mackenzie

Health Psychology MSc, Professional Doctorate in Health Psychology

"Learning at London Metropolitan University is unique because you have such a wide variety of people doing the courses; they come from different cultural backgrounds, different nationalities and there are many people with different experiences."

Farah Mehdi

Psychology BSc

"Another benefit to the psychology course is that it is BPS accredited so you get an automatic membership to the BPS (British Psychological Society) once you graduate."

Ray Millican

Occupational Psychology MSc

"As a mature student, I was concerned that I would feel a bit out of place. However, from the very first day I was made very welcome."

Hani Nori

Professional Doctorate in Policing, Security and Community Safety

"Mentoring and guidance, in addition to the very rare expertise in aviation security at doctoral level, were some of the many reasons why I am a London Met student today."

Valentin Simion

International Public Administration MA

“I wholeheartedly encourage future students to study at London Met. Just like me, you will acquire great knowledge, practical experience and unforgettable memories."

Plamena Solakova

International Relations and Politics BA, Erasmus programme

"I joined the University's United Nations Society and helped run an event with the Bulgarian Ambassador that went really well."

Said Aris Tarabi

Psychology PhD in Counselling

"One thing that I value most about London Met is that the lecturers have always tried to do what was best for me, and I cannot thank them enough for the professionalism that they have exhibited."

Mariano Juan Tenca

Criminology MSc

"The degree obtained from London Met has certainly helped me to obtain a legal internship at the United Nations Office on drugs and crime in Vienna."

Terese Jonsson

PhD in contemporary feminism

"My aim is to explore what kind of stories of the feminist past are told (as well as what the silences are)."