Welcome to our dedicated consultation website for the proposed redevelopment of our Stratford Campus. We invite you to provide your views on how we are planning to invest in our estate to develop a new student village which improves the area for students, staff members and the local community.
We are fully committed to enhancing our relationships with the community we serve by investing in and maintaining our spaces, where local people can work, learn, and enjoy themselves.
Planning Submission Update – May 2023
Following constructive engagement with the local community, UEL staff and students and Newham Council in late 2022 and early 2023, the University of East London have submitted a planning application to Newham Council. We’d like to thank everyone who submitted feedback and attended our in-person events prior to submission, which has helped us reach this point.
Our application to Newham Council contains a full pack of planning documents that can be accessed via the planning portal. We have also provided links to full versions of some of the key planning documents below:
Stratford Campus Redevelopment
We are aiming to become the UK’s leading career-intensive university. Many of our students and staff are from our local communities. We want to adapt to their changing needs and give students from all backgrounds the skills and education to thrive.
Encouragingly, our student numbers are growing locally, bringing economic benefits, better career opportunities, new talent and an increased local skills base.
We believe our proposal will offer greater opportunities for our community of students and staff to access professional opportunities, connect with business and organisations, and expand our social and community networks.
Sustainability is an important factor and through our net-zero carbon 2030 commitment and multimillion-pound Connected Campus investment programme, we aim to improve all three campuses by creating more sustainable, pioneering, vibrant and welcoming spaces to study, work and live.
The next step in delivering improvements for our students, staff, and the local community we serve within the London Borough of Newham, is to explore ways in which we can enhance our Stratford Campus.
The following proposal of activities aim to:
This proposed work is part of our Connected Campus programme – the University of East London’s multimillion-pound investment to create more pioneering, vibrant and welcoming spaces for people to study, work and live.
University of East London
The University of East London is a careers-first university driven by a commitment to ensure our graduates are first choice for employers. Our vision is to advance knowledge and drive innovation for positive change for people and the planet. We are bringing forward plans for the future of the Stratford Campus with the help of the following team.
A multidisciplinary practice of architects and urban designers who collaborate across two studios in Dublin and London, and strive to become one of the most trusted, original and responsible voices for architecture and urbanism.
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TPS Project Management
TPS Management are specialists in Property Development and Project Management. TPS is made up of people with specialist technical knowledge and broad commercial experience. Everyone at TPS is enthusiastic about every project’s potential and are all committed to finding the best way to deliver it.
DP9 is established as one of the leading expert consultancies in planning and development in the UK.
DP9 has a proven track record of delivering a wide variety of planning consents and is currently advising on more than 500 live projects, ranging from small scale instructions to large, complex master planning proposals across all sectors.
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