In 1907, the Royal College of Science, the Royal School of Mines and the City & Guilds College were combined to form Imperial College London.

  • Imperial is home to around 23,000 students and 8,000 staff (2022-23).
  • Over 9,500 degrees are awarded by Imperial College London every year, with approximately one-third of these being undergraduate and two-thirds postgraduate (2022-23).
  • We are an international community, attracting undergraduates from more than 145 countries.
  • The College focuses on the four main disciplines of science, engineering, medicine and business and is renowned for its application of these skills to industry and enterprise.
  • Imperial holds a Silver Athena Swan award which recognises advancing women's careers in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine in academia.