From Camden Goods Yard to Class
Camden is one of London’s key intellectual hubs, with 11 distinguished higher education institutions within its borders. The prevalence of such recognised institution within this area attracts students and alumni from all over the world seeking a residence within this thriving ecosystem of knowledge and innovation.
The number of international students in London has increased drastically in the past decade. According to a report from the Higher Education Statistics Agency, the UK surpassed 600,000 international students in the 2020/21 year. London is seen as one of the top choices being home to some globally acclaimed institutions such as University College London (UCL), known for its pioneering research, the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) renowned for its expertise in social sciences and humanities, The London School of Economics (LSE), University of London and Central Saint Martins.
Camden Town is located just 2 miles north of Central London, and Camden Goods Yard is only 12 minutes away by bike from both Euston and Kings Cross St Pancras train stations, making residents’ commutes into the city, rest of the country and internationally much easier. LSE & UCL are only 20 minutes away by bike and with 2 TFL Santander bike hire points located on-site, transport is easy, efficient and environmentally friendly.
London is home to 5 of the 24 highly-coveted Russell Group universities, which are categorised for their ‘shared focus on research and a reputation for academic achievement.’ 3 of the 5 made the top 10 in the Guardian’s 2023 University League Table rankings, suggesting that students were generally satisfied with the teaching, courses and were gaining important career prospects for their future in the workforce. UCL leads the way with the most international students, with figures as high as 24,000.
Camden Goods Yard creates the perfect environment for any aspiring university student. With a state-of-the-art business centre designed by interior designer Tara Bernerd and a large foyer designed for coworking, there is ample room to get assignments and projects done. Out of studying, there are 3 screening rooms to watch a movie with friends, the Regency Club complete with an 18-metre pool, a steam and sauna room, a gym, fitness studio and a wellness suite. A 3-minute walk down to the Stables provides a huge offer of international meals and snacks.
Whether you’re wanting the liveliness of the city or the tranquility of parks, Camden Goods Yard not only offers great connectivity to the city but offers as conducive environment for both university and professional life.
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