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The University of Sunderland in London is part of a global institution, in the heart of the UK's capital. We offer life-changing opportunities to thousands of students across the world, not only in our London campus, but also in our partner colleges and our three other sites at Sunderland and Hong Kong. We have a strong focus on business and management and growing expertise in nursing and health care. The University of Sunderland in London puts you, our students, at the heart of everything that we do.

From the airport

London has several airports, but most long-haul flights arrive at Heathrow or Gatwick. To get here from Heathrow airport:

Take the Piccadilly Line from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to Green Park. From there transfer to the Jubilee Line and get off at Canary Wharf station where you can walk to the University.

To travel from Gatwick airport: Take a Thameslink train to London Bridge station, then take the Jubilee Line to Canary Wharf station where you can walk to the University.

By Tube or DLR

The closest station to the University is South Quay, only one minute walk away. South Quay is a station on London's Docklands Light Railway (DLR) line, which is connected to the London Underground (also known as the Tube) network. The next nearest Tube station is Canary Wharf, on the Jubilee Line, which is a 13 minute walk from the University. Plan your Tube or DLR route on the Transport for London website, or download the London Underground map.


The University of Sunderland in London is only a short walk across the Marsh Wall Road from South Quay DLR station. If you would like to explore the local area on foot, you can use route planners like Walkit to help you plan your journey. You can also plan walking routes on the Transport for London website or using CityMapper.

You can also find the University using What3Words. This revolutionary app is making the University more accessible by breaking the world down into 3m squares. Each square is given a unique three-word name which you search for on the app to find a specific location. 

Download the app and search for voters.lime.mice to find our front door!

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