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East London Children's University

East London Children’s University is a programme managed by 15billionebp, we bring together children, families, schools and businesses to transform young futures in East London.

Launched in February 2015, we run Children’s University in the London Boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Newham, Redbridge and Waltham Forest.  Our Chancellor is Mrs Padmasini Dayanada, Director of CSR at Cognizant, together we are passionate about linking the world of work with children.  Our Higher Education lead is University College London, and we work with local learning destinations such as; the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Night Zookeeper, Siemens Crystal, Active Newham and local libraries to help deliver Children’s University to our families in East London.    We are innovative in our delivery as we work with some of our wonderful local learning destinations to host family workshops and our awesome graduation celebration events.  Our Business Champions include Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, Cognizant and Tate & Lyle plc.

We are always looking to develop our work with schools and businesses, if you would like to explore how you could help us deliver Children’s University to more children and families in East London please get in touch with us.


Sophie Bark

Telephone: 020 8536 3634