University of London

This is the official account of the University of London. Study with us anywhere in the world.

You can study on campus at one of our 18 member institutions or for a University of London degree by online and flexible study:

If you are a current student with a question for us, the fastest way to get a response is by logging an enquiry on your Student Portal:

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Exciting news! We have opened 20 new Student Research Fellowship opportunities through our Centre for Online and Distance Education (CODE). This initiative offers students a chance to contribute to impactful projects and develop research skills that you can apply in the workplace.

Apply today and make your voice count:

Deadline to apply is 28 January at 23:59 GMT.


Dr Joerg Ries is one of the Programme Directors for the MSc Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics. With a focus on developing advanced planning tools, he brings a wealth of expertise. Explore the future of supply chain under his guidance:


Exploring life's profound questions and values is at the heart of our Bachelor of Divinity, one of our university's most valued degrees. Join us on a journey to ponder the meaning and purpose of human existence. Register your interest today:


BSc Economics and Management graduate Charlotte Chan shares her experience of studying with the University of London and the Singapore Institute of Management. We take a look at her inspiring story and tips for achieving success:


Pursue a world-class business degree from anywhere in the world with the online BSc Business Administration, developed by academics at Royal Holloway, University of London. Enhance your employability with skills in communication and research valued by employers worldwide. Apply now:


Are you curious about the diverse roles and paths in healthcare? Join us as speakers from around the world share insights into their healthcare careers, experiences and the future of the sector.

Open to online, distance and flexible learning students and recent alumni via Careers Connect:


This Monday, Sana tells us to embrace life and reminds us to spend time on what truly matters. Do you have words of motivation for you fellow students? Share them with us here:


Make your mark and gain essential knowledge and skills in management, strategy, design and analysis when you study the BSc Marketing online. Become the future marketing leader that employers are searching for. Apply online by Monday 4 March:


Start the New Year by choosing fresh ingredients for cooking packed with essential nutrients. Try and include vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins and healthy fats in your meals. Check out our Healthy Eating Activity to learn more:


Thinking about taking your next career step in 2024? MA Human Rights applications close on Friday 12 January. Submit your application now to start your journey at the University of London, apply now via the course directory in our bio.


Ready to boost your study efficiency? Use a study planner or calendar to create a detailed study schedule. Break down your study sessions into specific time blocks for different subjects or tasks. Try the UoL Study Planner to get started today:


Postgraduate Laws graduate, Athulya Ranjit, studied the LLM with the University of London due to the reputation of the degree, but she stayed for the community she found. Register your interest:


Returning to studying after a break can be challenging. Areeha, an MSc Professional Accountancy student, shares valuable tips for navigating your student journey after taking a study break:


When you study the BSc Psychology online, you’ll acquire a thorough understanding of human behaviour as well as learning how to apply psychological science to real-world challenges. Apply online by Monday 4 March:


Not sure which career stage you are at? Or where you want to go with your career? In this webinar, we’ll explore how you can maximise your skills and make the most from your career.

Open to online, distance and flexible learning students and recent alumni via Careers Connect!

Morning session (10am – 11am):

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Elevate your career with our MSc Computer Science. Gain must-have digital skills and a highly regarded British degree in the dynamic world of computer science. Ready to make that career switch or take your IT journey to new heights? Apply today:


Applications are open for the Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarships, which offer fully funded Master’s scholarships to Commonwealth citizens. The scholarships are aimed at students who are committed to creating change in their communities. Successful applicants can travel to a different country in the Commonwealth, where they can study a variety of courses.

Applications close 10 January at 16:00 GMT. Apply today:


Applications have now opened for our MA Global Diplomacy. Choose a specific global region and explore the intricacies of international relations as you study with us from anywhere in the world, with all study materials delivered online. Apply now:


We have seen with great concern the impact of the earthquake in Japan. The University of London has close and highly valued ties with Japan, through our students and alumni.

If you are in need of support for your wellbeing as an online, distance and flexible learner, we encourage you to visit the Wellbeing tab on your Student Portal which includes helpful resources and details of the peer support network and mental health crisis support helpline, TalkCampus:


Our this week is Undergraduate Laws alumni Joy, who advises fellow students to find support in the University of London community. Don’t miss out on opportunities to connect. Take what you want from the Undergraduate Laws degrees:


Welcome back! We hope you had a joyful and restful break. The University of London has now re-opened, and we're excited to embark on the upcoming New Year with you.


Wishing you a from all of us at the University of London! We wish you all the best for 2024. ✨


As 2023 draws to a close, write a letter to reflect on the past year. List down your achievements and highlight any memories. Reflect on any challenges and difficulties. Pen another to your future self with aspirations and priorities for the year ahead.


Boost your study efficiency with your own personal glossary or list! Regularly review and update it as you progress through your studies.


The UoL Careers Service has launched the careers events timetable for the next term. Sign up to secure your place at a range of exciting events, from careers essentials to alumni panels.

Open to online, distance and flexible learning students and recent alumni via Careers Connect:


It's important to prioritise your wellbeing over the festive break. As an online, distance, and flexible learner, you have access to TalkCampus, our 24/7 mental health support app and crisis line available 365 days a year.

Download the app today:


Wishing a very happy Kwanzaa to all those celebrating around the world today, from everyone here at the University of London. ✨


On behalf of all of us at the University of London, Professor Mary Stiasny OBE, Pro Vice-Chancellor (International, Teaching and Learning) wishes those celebrating today a very Merry Christmas 🎄. We hope your day is full of joy and happiness.


Happy Christmas Eve! Did you know the tradition of hanging stockings comes from Saint Nicholas 🎅, who left gold coins in stockings for three poor sisters? It's a gesture of goodwill that many people worldwide continue to follow. How do you celebrate Christmas Eve? 🎄

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Our Story

The University of London, dating back to 1836, is the third oldest University in England. It is a federation of 17 member institutions and nine research institutes catering for 120,000 students in London, as well as a global operation serving more than 51,000 students in over 180 countries and 1.3million learners enrolled on its MOOCs through the online Coursera platform. This makes the University of London ‘The World’s Largest Classroom’.

So, no matter where in the world you are, you can get an internationally recognised degree from the University of London, either on campus or through flexible and distance learning. The University offers more than 100 degrees, diplomas, certificates and short modules across the world at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and is able to support all your learning requirements.

Our academic qualifications have enriched the lives of thousands of graduates in every corner of the globe. Many of our former students and alumni, such as Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela, have gone on to play key roles on the world stage in governments, industry, the arts, academia and in the world of business.

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