University of Westminster

university in Westminster, UK

The University of Westminster is a public research university based in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 1838 as the Royal Polytechnic Institution, it was the first polytechnic to open in London. The Polytechnic formally received a Royal charter in August 1839, and became the University of Westminster in 1992.Westminster has its main campus in Regent Street in central London, with additional campuses in Fitzrovia, Marylebone and Harrow. It also operates the Westminster International University in Tashkent in Uzbekistan. The university is organised into three colleges and twelve schools, within which there are around 65 departments and centres, including the Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI) and the Centre for the Study of Democracy. It also has its Policy Studies Institute, Business School and Law School. Westminster had an income of £205.1 million for 2017–2018, of which £22 million was from funding grants, research grants and contracts. The university is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities, the Association of MBAs, EFMD, EQUIS, and the European University Association. Westminster's alumni include a Nobel laureate in Medicine, the inventor of cordite, heads of state, politicians and mayors, Olympians, scientists, BAFTA- and Oscar-winning filmmakers, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, Grammy Award-winning musicians, journalists, and poets.
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educated at: University of Westminster

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Author

John Harvey

architectural historian (1911-1997)

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Mediaeval Gardens

book published in 1981

author: John Harvey

1981

York

author: John Harvey

Plantagenets

author: John Harvey

Articles

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The Revd George Harbin and His Memoirs of Gardening 1716-1723 ( 1983 )

scientific article (publication date: 1983)

author: John Harvey Michael McGarvie

Wells Cathedral ( 1974 )

wetenschappelijk artikel

author: John Harvey L. S. Colchester

The Masons of Westminster Abbey ( 1956 )

wetenschappelijk artikel

author: John Harvey

Henry Yevele Reconsidered ( 1951 )

wetenschappelijk artikel

author: John Harvey

The Architects of English Parish Churches ( 1948 )

wetenschappelijk artikel

author: John Harvey

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Margery Allingham

English writer of detective fiction, editor

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Peter Weiss cover

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Peter Weiss

Swedish-German playwright and author (1916-1982)

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Hugh Lofting cover

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Hugh Lofting

British author

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Jon Ronson cover

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Jon Ronson

British journalist, documentary filmmaker, radio presenter and nonfiction author

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