The university is located near the famous financial center Canary Wharf and a short travel distance from central London.
It is constantly ranked #1 in terms of student satisfaction across all 20 listed universities in London. It is the largest university in London by student numbers and the greenest in the UK as assessed by The People & Planet Green League.
Teaching standards is a top priority at Greenwich. Students here are very involved in developing their own courses in collaboration with the teaching staff. Over 15,500 Greenwich students are doing courses overseas and the number is constantly rising. The university maintains strong links with organisations within the public and private sectors which means students get hands-on experience in real-life problem solving.