Consistently rated in the top five universities in the UK and in the top 10 worldwide, Imperial College London is a STEM-focused world leading university whose reputation for excellence in teaching and research attracts students and staff of the highest international quality.
Imperial College London is a one-of-a-kind university in the UK, focusing solely on science, engineering, and medicine. The quality of an Imperial education and the impact of our research on society and the economy is recognised around the world – we’re ranked 3rd in Europe and 8th in the world in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018.
The Faculty of Engineering is unique in the UK in supporting teaching and research across the full range of engineering disciplines – Aeronautics, Bioengineering, Chemical, Civil and Environmental, Computing, Design Engineering, Earth Science, Electrical and Electronic, Materials, Mechanical – all located on our main campus in South Kensington.
Five core disciplines – Chemistry, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and Environmental Policy – form the backbone of teaching and research in our Faculty of Natural Sciences. The Faculty of Medicine offers both Medicine and Biomedical Science courses which equip students with the latest skills and techniques to bring benefits to patients and populations.
Our location in London fuses academic excellence with the career connections of a global city, with leading academics, investors and employers right here on your doorstep.
Fitting for our location in global London,
we’re ranked the UK’s most international university in Times Higher Education’s
2017 ranking of the institutions with the strongest global connections,
with approximately 17,500 students from over 130 different countries.