Mile End Institute


Bringing together politicians, policymakers, academics and the public to debate the major challenges of a changing world. The Mile End Institute organises high profile public events at QMUL’s East London Campus and beyond.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming events will be announced in due course. 

All MEI events are free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Visit the archive or our YouTube channel to see videos of our previous events.



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Past Events

Chris Skidmore, the Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation took part in a special In Conversation event at Queen Mary’s Mile End Institute where he discussed the value of education, university funding and the implications of Brexit for higher education.

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A new study by Queen Mary alumna Mercy Muroki and Professor Philip Cowley reports local black and Asian representation across London for the first time in over 20 years.

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Events Archive.