Discover Stratford

University of East London is on the up, winning a Guardian University Award 2017 for its pioneering outreach programme. It's also located in the heart of buzzing Stratford. Shoppers can head for the Westfield, which houses hundreds of popular retailers, restaurants and a bowling alley. Students flock to The Theatre Royal Stratford East for regular comedy nights, whilst the Bat and Ball is a quirky and stylish bar offering ping pong and delicious pizzas.

Explore hip Hackney

Hop on the bus from University of East London's Stratford Campus and you can be exploring London's coolest neighbourhood in less than 15 minutes. Make sure you visit on a Saturday for Broadway Market, filled with delicious food and artisan fashion and crafts. Relax in one of the pubs lining the market, or head to London Fields for a picnic. Later, head in to Hackney Central for some of the capital's best nightlife.

Tour London's historic heart

Jump on the Jubilee line from the University of East London and you can be exploring the world-famous sites in the centre of London in half an hour. Alight at Westminster to take in the iconic Palace of Westminster, the chimes of Big Ben in the Elizabath Tower and the thousand year old history ofWestminster Abbey. Then, take a short walk to Buckingham Palace, stopping off at St James's Palace along the way, to complete your tour of London's top sights.

Looking for a cheap hotel Near University of East London? Travelodge London Stratford Hotel is close by, while Travelodge Bethnal Green Hotel is perfect for exploring Hackney.