University Campus of Football Business (UCFB) Wembley, London, has the iconic Wembley Stadium at the heart of its campus. What could be more motivating for a future career in the sports industry than walking into the most famous stadium in the world?

Our UCFB Wembley campus enjoys excellent facilities with lecture theatres, seminar rooms, quiet study areas, library and media suites to name a few.

For a virtual view of the world-class UCFB Wembley campus facilities, take the UCFB Virtual Tour.

Just a short walk away from the stadium are our surrounding learning facilities at the Wembley Library and Drum Theatre at the Brent Civic Centre, and Wembley Holiday Inn, Hilton and Novotel Business Centres, with each offering professional surroundings to further your educational experience. UCFB has ensured these facilities maintain a consistent and exceptional learning environment for our students.

Teaching locations at UCFB Wembley

Wembley Stadium

With a capacity of 90,000, Wembley is the biggest stadium in the UK and one of most famous and recognisable names in sport. 

The Hive, London

The Hive, London is the dedicated teaching facility for coaching students at UCFB Wembley. The 6,500 capacity venue is home to Barnet FC and London Bees and provides students a number of state-of-the-art facilities to learn in.

Bridge Park Community Leisure Centre

Bridge Park Community Leisure Centre a multi-sport leisure centre which features a number of fitness studios, gym equipment, football pitches and netball courts.

Facilities available at UCFB Wembley

  • Wembley Stadium - the heart of UCFB Wembley campus;
  • The Hive, London - home to UCFB's Undergraduate Men's Academy;
  • Bridge Park Community Leisure Centre - a multi-sport leisure centre;
  • The Drum Theatre & Conference Centre - Located directly opposite Wembley Stadium, The Drum is a contemporary events space at the heart of the regeneration of Brent. As well as modern event areas, the facility offers onsite catering and benefits from its great accessibility to central London;
  • Vale Farm Sports Centre - Just a short walk from North Wembley Underground station (Bakerloo), Vale Farm features a number of facilities including a 3G football pitch, tennis courts, a state-of-the-art gym and sports hall for numerous sporting activities;
  • UCFB Study Hub - a modern student facility includes a library, study hub and social space, as well as pastoral and learning support drop-in services;
  • Purushottam Mahal Sports Hall - Part of the Shree Muktajeevan Swamibapa Complex in Kingsbury, the sports hall is just a short walk from Kingsbury Underground station (Jubilee);
  • Forum House – the home of the UCFB Study Hub, library, media suite and contemporary lecture theatres;
  • Crescent House – features modern learning spaces;
  • Hendon FC – home to various UCFB football teams and a practical and theoretical teaching space for coaching programmes.
Directions to UCFB Wembley
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Directions to UCFB Wembley

UCFB Wembley has the iconic Wembley Stadium at it’s heart, approximately 8 miles (13km) to the northwest of Central London and can be easily accessed by foot, public transport or car.

Please visit our dedicated Getting to Wembley Stadium page by clicking here for detailed information on how to arrive by walk, train and tube, bus, bicycle or car.

Sporting opportunities at UCFB Wembley

The experience of studying at UCFB Wembley wouldn’t be complete without the option to take part in a wide array of sports and leisure activities. A number of high-calibre sport venues are just a few minutes ride from UCFB Wembley. Silver Jubilee Park is home to Hendon FC and features a state-of-the-art 3G pitch.

Bridge Park Community Leisure Centre is a wide-ranging leisure facility which features cycling and fitness suites, a dance studio, badminton courts and a sauna to name a few.

Vale Farm Sports Centre features much of the above, as well as a 25m swimming pool and squash courts. Across from the stadium, Lucozade Powerleague have a number of football courts suitable for short forms of the game. Students who live at Grand Felda House, our chosen accommodation provider in Wembley, will also gain free gym and swim membership at Better gym, which is located in the same building as the halls of residence.

An exciting future for UCFB Wembley

UCFB is delighted to announce plans to expand its UCFB Wembley campus by creating its own multi-purpose independent facility opposite Wembley Stadium.

Plans for the development, on First Way, will offer a permanent facility that includes lecture theatres, a library, office space for staff, a café, and halls of residence for up to 680 students.

With plans over the coming years to continue expanding student numbers and the quality of facilities available to them, the development marks a key milestone for UCFB and its future.

The 1st Way development is planned in addition to the state-of-the-art teaching facilities already on offer in and around Wembley Stadium, and UCFB will continue to have the stadium at the centre of its London campus.

The facility is due to open in the 2020/21 academic year.

UCFB Wembley accommodation

UCFB has partnered with Unite Students 1st Way to offer UCFB Wembley students vibrant, safe and centrally-located student accommodation in the heart of Wembley.

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