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London revealed as the world’s number one city for international universities

New Times Higher Education (THE) ranking finds London is home to more top-200 international universities than the whole of the US, Canada and France combined.

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The Times Higher Education has published the 2016 list of the 200 most international universities in the world. London features strongly in the ranking with 15 institutions, led by Imperial College London in 10th place.

London institutions in the top 100 of the 2016 THE world’s most international universities ranking

Imperial College London (10th place)

University College London (18th place)

King’s College London (20th place)

London School of Economics and Political Science (22nd place)

Queen Mary University of London (23rd place)

Royal Holloway, University of London (30th place)

Brunel University London (35th place)

Birkbeck, University of London (50th place)

City University London (53rd place)

University of Westminster (99th place)

This ranking looks at each institution’s proportion of international staff, international students and research papers published with at least one co-author from another country. These factors are considered important markers of a prestigious university. In an increasingly globalised world, understanding different cultures is ever more important and will assist graduating students as they rise up their future careers.

By choosing to study at one of these institutions, you will be taught by academics from around the world and study with students from many different countries. London is the perfect place to establish a global network of friends and peers that will last you your lifetime.

Universities in London

In addition to the universities listed above, London is home to many other excellent institutions. Take a look at the list of universities in London and search for courses to see what you can study.

Undergraduate scholarships at London universities for 2016-17

Every year, universities in London offer hundreds of scholarships for international students looking to study at undergraduate level in London. Here is a selection of popular scholarships for undergraduate courses (bachelor degrees) available for students applying for the academic year 2016-17. City University London Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship: The scholarships offers £2,000 each year towards your […]

5 London universities are among Europe’s best universities for high paid finance jobs

Seven British universities are listed among the best in Europe for high-paying jobs in finance, with five of these located in London. Emolument, the company which collected the data on pay, produced a list of 15 European universities whose finance students were paid the most on average since leaving university in 2011. So while this […]

London named as world’s leading academic city

London confirms its place as the world’s leading academic city, with four universities in the top 30 of the prestigious THE World University Ranking 2015-16 For the first time ever, London has four universities – Imperial College London, University College London, London School of Economics & Political Science and King’s College London – in the […]

4 of London’s universities are among the QS World University Ranking top 40

London is home to 4 universities in the top 40 of the QS World University Ranking, more than any other city in the world. The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), in 35th place, has risen for the first time into the top 40 of the rankings, climbing an impressive 36 places since […]

London’s specialist universities rated best in the world

London’s specialist higher education colleges are rated among the best in the world, an in-depth study of academics and employers has found. When trying to decide which university to choose, students often look at university rankings. University rankings can help you to get an initial idea about which universities are top. However, you should always look […]

New Scholarship Scheme for Students from Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s Education Bureau has announced a scholarship scheme worth HK$347,965,000 (US$44.86m) that will provide 100 students with full tuition scholarships to study at world renowned universities. Students in receipt of the scholarships will be expected to return to work in Hong Kong after graduating. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic […]

London is the most searched for city by US students

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London tops the list of cities searched for by US students looking to study abroad. A new report released by Google research reveals that London is the most searched for city on the internet by US students looking to study overseas. “Universities in London” is the most popular term among all generic searches made by […]

London’s universities are amongst the most international universities in the world

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Times Higher Education has ranked universities around the world according to their international outlook. The ranking looks at how international the universities are. This is important as international networks and collaborations help universities to attract the best academics and the brightest students. The ranking measured each university’s international student numbers, its percentage of international staff […]

Undergraduate scholarships at London universities

There are many different scholarship options available for students who want to study an undergraduate degree at a London university. The majority of scholarships offer cash awards or tuition fee discounts. The list of scholarships below is only a small selection of scholarships currently available at London universities. Please visit the universities’ websites for complete […]

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