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University of East London

LC control 98020258
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name headingUniversity of East London
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Variant(s)UEL (University of East London)
See alsoPredecessor: Polytechnic of East London
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Beginning date1992
Associated countryGreat Britain England
LocatedLondon (England)
Field of activityEducation, Higher
Found inIssues in architecture, art and design, Vol. 4, no. 2 (1996): cover p. 4 (University of East London)
Stock market development and economic growth, 2002: t.p. (UEL, University of East London)
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. Report, May 2006: t.p. (University of East London) p.4 (the University traces its origins back to three local institutions: the West Ham College of Technology, founded in 1898; the Barking Regional College of Technology which opened in 1936; and the Waltham Forest Technical College and School of Art which opened in 1938; in 1970 these three institutions were brought together to form the North East London Polytechnic, NELP; under the Education Reform Act 1988, NELP, later renamed the Polytechnic of East London, PEL, moved out of local authority funding and control, and on 1 April 1989 became a higher education corporation; empowered to award its own degrees, PEL was granted the title the University of East London on 16 June 1992)
Its website, viewed 30 Nov. 2016: home p. (University of East London; UEL; University Way, London E16 2RD, United Kingdom)
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Local studies information sheet, no.3, Sept. 2014 (by the end of 2006, the University of East London, UEL, had consolidated all of its academic Schools on the campuses at Docklands and Stratford, and the Barking campus was closed)
Associated languageeng