The University of East London

The University of East London

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  • Education

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Educational body
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The University of East London is an award-winning University and one of the most inclusive in the UK with a diverse student population coming from different cultural, social, religious and ethnic backgrounds of 120 nationalities. Our pioneering and forward-thinking vision is making a positive and significant impact to the communities we serve, inspiring our students to reach their full potential. The University is a global leader in equality and diversity and in 2020 we were awarded as the top-ranking university in the UK (2nd in the world) for tackling inequality. 


The University of East London's Professional Mentoring Programme provides an opportunity for employed, self-employed or retired professionals to support, guide and inspire current students and recent graduates over an 8-week mentoring relationship. The programme is designed to support students and graduates to develop their employability skills and confidence, supporting and inspiring the next generation of talent. 

Current opportunities

Are you a professional and would like to pass on your knowledge and experience to a university student who is interested in taking the next step...

Previous placements

  • Seeking Mentors across all sectors!