BPP University (Shepherd’s Bush campus) accommodation
Enjoy the comfort of home with the excitement of city life with cheap student accommodation in the heart of the capital city and close to BPP University’s London campuses.
Our student accommodation in and around Shepherd’s Bush near the BPP University campus will allow you to live in modern serviced apartments amidst the district’s trendy bars, clothing stores, and other attractions.
Do not hesitate to give us a call or write to us on live chat if you need more information about our offerings. Our booking consultants are always happy to help you find your ideal student home!
Where is BPP University located?
BPP University’s study centres are located in some of the biggest cities in the UK, such as London, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool, Bristol, Leeds, Cambridge, and Abingdon.
The university’s Shepherd’s Bush Study Centre is situated in West London and is home to the Business School programmes.
The study centre is in a vibrant, multicultural neighbourhood that is home to an eclectic mix of houses, offices, pubs, bars, and markets.
A district in West London, Shepherd’s Bush falls within the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. It also borders Hammersmith, Chiswick, Kensal Green, and Holland Park.
The centre is served by excellent transport links with Shepherd’s Bush underground and overground stations, just a five-minute walk away.
Known for its “rugged charm,” the colourful neighbourhood is also home to several student attractions. Attend a live concert at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, enjoy international cuisines at the Uxbridge Road, or purchase fresh produce and other goods at The Shepherd's Bush market.
Studying at BPP University
BPP University is a private university that attracts international students from over 100 countries.
Part of the US-based Apollo Education Group, BPP University is a leading private UK institution solely dedicated to the development of its students’ professional skills.
Its unique approach to education is to provide a rigorous academic curriculum that is also grounded in highly relevant practical applications. Due to its many years of providing specialised professional education, BPP has earned the trust of partnering organisations across the world, including several Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE) 100 Index firms.
BPP is the first privately owned company in the UK to award degrees. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, as well as non-degree programs like pathways throughout its four schools, namely the School of Law, the School of Business & Technology, the School of Health, and the School of Nursing.
Across 13 different centres in eight locations, the university is home to around 15,000 students, 70 percent of which are full-time.
BPP is also home to one of the UK’s leading Law Schools. Trusted by many top law firms globally, the BPP University Law School has been delivering professional legal credentials for over 25 years. It trains aspiring lawyers from over 150 organisations and is the exclusive law school of choice for over 60 leading global law firms.
BPP University student life
A truly cosmopolitan place, Shepherd’s Bush has enough bars, restaurants, clubs, and pubs to keep students engaged during study breaks.
If you’re looking to dress up and enjoy a few drinks with friends, Shepherd’s Bush has you covered. Don your best and head out to the Westfield Shopping Centre to sip champagne at the luxury champagne bar Searcys.
For a more relaxed and homely experience, enjoy a premier selection of cocktails, beers, and classic pub grub at Defector’s Weld.
If you love distilled alcohol, Princess Victoria is one of London’s first gin palaces.
When you want to let your hair down and let loose on the dance floor, you won’t be short of nightclubs to choose from in Shepherd’s Bush. With a booming music scene, the area is quickly becoming a hotspot in West London’s nightlife scene.
Bar FM hosts live music, DJ nights, as well as karaoke nights and stays open late. Other popular clubs include Smith’s Cocktail Bar and Bluejay, a classy jazz spot with a lounge-like atmosphere.
With over 100 restaurants in the district alone, the area is packed full of dining options, so you will surely find delicious food no matter what you fancy.
Abu Zaad serves delicious Middle Eastern cuisine at reasonable prices. A greasy spoon by day and a North African bistro by night, Adams Café serves up exotic Moroccan delicacies. The Oak offers delicious Mediterranean food such as authentic Italian pizzas cooked in a traditional wood-fired oven.
Known for its wide range of restaurants and cuisine, Uxbridge Street hosts restaurants with a more authentic taste. Check out the Bush Hall Dining Rooms and enjoy a wide range of food options in a laid-back atmosphere.
Shepherd’s Bush is also a shopper’s haven.
Head to the Westfield shopping mall for some retail therapy. Roam the Shepherd’s Bush Market and shop for fresh fruit and vegetables from its many stalls.
Besides a bustling entertainment scene and great shopping, Shepherd’s Bush also offers tranquillity. The district has a number of stunning parks within walking distance that will provide plenty of quiet time.
History of BPP University
Established in 1992, BPP University takes its name from its founders Alan Brierley, Richard Price, and Charles Prior. In 1975, the trio set up Brierley Price Prior to train accountancy students.
In 2007, BPP was first granted degree-awarding powers, making history as the first privately owned company in the UK to do so.
BPP University College of Professional Studies was rebranded as BPP University after being granted the title of university in 2013.
Four years later, it earned the "Bronze" ranking in the government-backed Teaching Excellence Framework initiative.
In 2020, the Office for Students (OfS) new regulatory framework granted indefinite taught degree awarding powers (TDAP) to the university.
After launching a coaching professional apprenticeship in 2020, BPP and Grant Thornton LLP launched two data apprenticeship programmes for Grant Thornton and Mazars in 2021.
Frequently asked questions about student accommodation near BPP University
How can I book private, off-campus accommodation on Student.com?
Booking private student accommodation on Student.com is very easy. You can use the filters and map feature on this page to find the type of housing you’re looking for, in an area of London you like, whether it’s Shepherd’s Bush or anywhere else in London.
Once you’ve found a property you like, click ‘View rooms’ to go to the property page where you’ll see the different room types they offer. Choose your preferred room type and click ‘Enquire’ or ‘Book now’. One of our booking consultants will then contact you to take you answer any questions you may still have and to take you through the next steps in the booking process.
What are the different room types you offer?
Shared Rooms – These are rooms where you share a bedroom with a roommate. Other facilities like the bathroom and kitchen are also shared.
Private Rooms – Here you’ll get your own bedroom. Depending on the property, your bathroom may be either private or shared. Other facilities are shared with fellow students.
Entire Place – With this option you’ll have it all for yourself. You’ll get your own bedroom, bathroom, and kitchenette, without having to share anything with anyone. The perfect choice for those who love their privacy!
Are bills included in the rent?
Bills are normally included in the rent in most of the properties we list in London. This is not always the case though, so check on the property page what bills are included in the flat you’re looking to book.
Are the apartments fully furnished?
Most of the properties we list in London are rented fully furnished. Check the property page to make sure if this is the case with the property you’re thinking of renting though, as some landlord have different policies on this.