The University of Roehampton, London Online helps people all around the globe start the next step in their career journey with innovative online postgraduate programmes.

Online students can earn a masters with the same status and credibility as a campus-based degree without leaving home; and have the opportunity to celebrate their graduation in person on the historic campus in London.

Ranked the best modern university in London*, the University of Roehampton has been providing quality education through its four founding colleges of Whitelands, Southlands, Digby Stuart and Froebel for over 175 years.

This began in 1841 when Whitelands College, became one of the first institutions in the UK to start educating women. Roehampton has now been providing higher education to women for longer than any other university in the UK.

The tradition of accessible education is reinforced in Roehampton Online’s postgraduate degree programmes, by offering flexible learning which has been specifically designed for working professionals to obtain a UK masters degree from anywhere in the world.

Through a partnership with Laureate Online Education, Roehampton Online is helping ambitious people make progress in their life and stand out from the crowd regardless of where they live or the hours they work.

The value of a Roehampton degree

Study online with the top modern University in London

More than 90% of students believe their degree will be valuable or very valuable to their careers after graduation*

Paul O'Prey
Everything we do is committed to making sure that our students get the best possible support and the best education experience.
Paul O'Prey - Vice-Chancellor

What you can expect

Progress every day

With the University of Roehampton Online, you get access to structured, quality learning to help you progress in your life while you work. By applying what you learn daily, you can begin to see the benefits of your study in your work environment every day.

Working with University of Roehampton’s highly qualified academics and subject-matter experts, we design our programmes to reflect the latest industry theory and best practices. Our online education is 100% online with 24/7 open classroom access.

A vibrant community of professionals from around the world

As a Roehampton Online student, you join a large, global community of like-minded professionals who share experience and knowledge in a friendly and collaborative environment. This includes working with other professionals in your field and interacting with them in the online classroom or via Inspirenet, our online student community.

We’re proud to work with faculty members from all over the world who are highly qualified academics and passionate about learning. We also educate students from every corner of the globe meaning the opportunity to build a truly global perspective is vast.

Skills for today and tomorrow

At the heart of everything we do is our belief that everyone should be able to access learning to improve their lives and the lives of those around them. By studying with the University of Roehampton Online you can earn a postgraduate degree that is designed to give you skills and practical knowledge you can start applying in your life and career immediately.

We aim to give you the tools to keep on growing and succeeding every day for the rest of your life.

A heritage of making quality education accessible

With over 175 years of combined history through its four colleges, Roehampton has a long tradition of being at the forefront of offering education to students from all walks of life. In 2004, the four founding colleges officially came together as the University of Roehampton, London and it has grown in strength and reputation since.

Today, Roehampton Online is proud to continue the mission of making education accessible to everyone.

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* The University of Roehampton is a modern university – one of the higher education institutions in the UK that was awarded university status after the Further and Higher Education Act 1992 was passed. The University of Roehampton has the highest ranking of all post-1992 universities based in London, according to the independent UK university guide, the Complete University Guide 2017.