Goldsmiths, University of London was established in 1891. The University of London acquired the new Institute and re-established it as Goldsmiths College in 1904. The university is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, which specializes in the arts, humanities and social sciences, and a constituent college of the federal university of London. Its department of art is widely recognized as one of Britain’s most prestigious, producing the YBA's art collective and over 20 Turner prize nominees.
Goldsmiths is also famous for psychology, sociology, media and cultural studies, languages and literature, visual cultures and anthropology. Goldsmiths offers undergraduate, postgraduate, teacher training and return-to-study opportunities in subjects covering the arts, social sciences, humanities and computing.
Why Choose Goldsmiths, University of London?
- The university is now world's top 100 and the UK's top 20, universities for the arts and humanities and are ranked ninth in the UK for world-leading 4* research (Research Assessment Exercise 2008).
- In the 2012-13 QS World University Rankings Goldsmiths was placed in the world's top 100 and the UK's top 20, institutions for Arts and Humanities for the third year running.
Facilities at Goldsmiths, University of London –
- IT facilities
- Digital Media Suite
- Departmental Facilities
Departments at Goldsmiths, University of London –
- Department of Art
- Department of Theatre and Performance
- Department of Media and Communications
- Department of Design
- Department of Anthropology
- Department of Computing
- Department of History
- Department of Music
- Department of Politics
- Department of Psychology