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London remains the Higher Education Capital of the world!

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The QS World University Ranking, released today, confirmed London is home to 4 universities in the top 40, more than any other city in the world!

University College London (7th) and Imperial College London (9th) have once again been recognised amongst the top 20 universities in the world. King’s College London (21st) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) (37th) also make the world’s top 40!

Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan has welcomed the news saying: “Boasting more of the globe’s top universities and welcoming the most international students, London is the higher education capital of the world and I want to make sure it stays that way”

The QS World University Rankings are designed to provide students with comparable, accurate data to make informed decisions about their educational future. League tables are generally a good starting point for your research. To find out more about all the universities in London, read the university profiles and search for courses.

Institute of Education climbs to World Number One in QS rankings

The Institute of Education has been ranked as the world’s leading university for Education in the 2014 QS World University Rankings by subject. The QS rankings annually review more than 2,000 universities worldwide and rank the top 400 institutions on a range of criteria, including research citations, academic and employer reputation, staff/student ratios and internationalisation. […]

Specialist institutions thrive in London

What is a specialist league table? With a number of international league tables around, it can be hard to understand what they really mean. One important factor to note is that London’s world-class specialist institutions do not feature in these league tables, because they are too small and specialist in the range of courses they […]

6 London institutions amongst the most prestigious universities in the world

The 2014 World Reputation Rankings by Times Higher Education list the 100 most prestigious universities in the world. This list features 10 UK universities, with 6 of these located in London! Imperial College London, in 13th place, has the strongest reputation amongst the London universities. This is followed by the London School of Economics and […]

5 London Universities are amongst the most international universities in the world

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Times Higher Education has ranked universities worldwide according to their international outlook. The ranking measured each university’s international student numbers, its percentage of international staff and the proportion of internationally co-authored research. Extensive international networks and collaborations help universities to attract the best academics and the brightest students. Of the top 25 international universities, 10 […]

London is Named “Global University Capital”

London has been hailed the official global university capital by Times Higher Education (THE). THE selected 18 of the best global cities for higher education, basing its rankings on cities that host the most universities that appear in the latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings. Described as a “formidable hub of higher education”, London […]

London Second Best City For Students

Mortar Board World Record for London University Students

  London has been hailed the second best city for students in global rankings drawn up by the QS Best Student Cities. The index assesses cities based on five key categories: university rankings, student mix, quality of living, employer activity and affordability. Missing the top slot by only two points, the UK capital had the […]

Top 10 Reasons to Study in London

Mortar Board World Record for London University Students

  1. Quality universities: London has six universities in the top 200 of the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. 2. A welcoming student city: London is the most diverse and welcoming city in the world. Students from more than 200 different nations study here. 3. Great social life: You’ll never be bored in London […]

London is One of World’s Best Places to Study, according to University Rankings

It’s official: London is one of the best places in the world to study with four universities at the top of a prestigious global ranking of higher education institutions. The city boasts four top 40 universities – up from three last year – in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. This is more […]

Three of the World’s Top 20 Universities Are in London

  Here’s another great reason to study in London: three of the world’s top universities are in the capital. King’s College London, Imperial College London and University College London have made it into the top 20 of the QS World University Rankings. University College London (UCL) and Imperial College London came in fourth and fifth place, […]

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