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CU London is a diverse and exciting place to work and we share the enthusiasm of our staff and students to be the best at whatever they choose to do. We offer some impressive benefits for our staff and are committed to delivering the very best opportunities. We also have a comprehensive training, personal and professional development programme that provides our employees with the skills to enhance their performance in the workplace and grow in their careers. For both students and staff alike, now is an exciting time to join CU London.

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The Campus

The Campus

CU London campus

Welcome to London, one of the most illustrious and vibrant cities in the world. Our home is in Barking and Dagenham, East London at the Civic Centre. The Civic Centre, a stunning grade II listed building, is undergoing a £4.5 million renovation that will be purpose built for the needs of our students.


CU London offers everything you need under one roof, including:

  • Classrooms with interactive teaching capabilities.
  • Fully equipped, open access IT suites.
  • Comprehensive Library and Learning Services with study areas, laptops and more.
  • Student diner and lounge area.
  • Customer Service Desk with staff on hand to help with any student queries.
  • Comprehensive Student Support.

How to Find CU London

CU London is easily accessible by road, rail and bus. Our students benefit from a location close to both central London and Essex.

Rainham Road North
RM10 7BN

By Rail

Train to London Euston.

Edinburgh - approx 4hrs 30mins
Liverpool - approx 2hrs 10mins
Manchester - approx 2hrs 20mins
Birmingham - approx 1hr 15mins

C2C rail services offer good connectivity to Barking from Essex, including Laindon, Basildon, Pitsea, Southend and Tilbury.

TFL Rail

Chadwell Heath Station 15-20 mins approx. by taxi or bus from Barking & Dagenham Civic Centre
Romford Station 15-20 mins approx. by taxi or bus from Barking & Dagenham Civic Centre


By London Underground

Take the District Line and alight at Dagenham Heathway Tube Station. Travel either eastbound towards Upminster or westbound towards central London.

Please note, there are due to be closures on the London Overground between Gospel Oak and Barking until 14 January. Find out how it will affect your journey to our campus.

Underground Connections
DLR - West Ham or Bow Church
London Overground - Barking
Hammersmith & City - Barking
Circle - Tower Hill
Northern - Monument

You can use contactless payment cards on bus, Tube, Tram, DLR, London Overground, TfL Rail, and most National Rail services in London.

By Taxi

An uberX will cost £5 - 7 from Dagenham Heathway tube station
An uberPOOL will cost £27 - 37 from London Euston station

Local taxi services can be contacted on the following:

Elm Cars - 020 8593 2222
East London Cars - 020 8517 7107
Alpha Cars - 020 8591 8000
Alphabet Cars - 020 8595 5555
Henlat Cars - 020 8262 2347


By Bus

From Dagenham Heathway Underground - Bus 175
Holgate Road
Halbutt Street (F)
Eastfield Road (G)
Oxlow Lane (H)
Connor Road (J)
Heathway Becontree (K)
Wood Lane/Morrisons (C)
Althorne Way (G)
Civic Centre/Wood Lane (R)

From Romford - Bus 5 / 103 / 175
From Ilford - Bus 150
From Rainham - Bus 103
From Goodmayes - Bus 128
From Chadwell Heath - Bus 173