Alumni are entitled to a range of discounts, including on further study.
Accommodation on campus
COVID-19 update: Due to the rapidly changing situation, we are sorry to let you know that summer accommodation on campus is closed in June. Currently, accommodation is open from July to September but subject to change.
Whether you're planning to visit the capital for business or leisure, Imperial College London provides alumni with great value accommodation options during the summer.
Summer accommodation on Campus
Over the summer, the Accommodation Office is offering alumni a discounted rate on rooms around the South Kensington Campus. The rates are all per room, per night and include VAT.
- Classic Single En-suite (room only) - £77
- Classic Double En-suite (room only - single occupancy) - £88
- Classic Twin/Double En-suite (room only - dual occupancy) - £100
(Breakfast is available to book at an additional charge)
- Standard single (room only) - £63
- Classic Single En-suite (room only) - £70
- Classic Twin En-suite (room only) - £87
(Breakfast is available to book at an additional charge)
These rates are subject to availability and must be booked either by telephone on +44 (0)20 7594 9507/11 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. They cannot be booked online.
How to book
Alumni must quote "Alumni special summer accommodation" and provide their alumni number at the time of booking to qualify for the special rates. Alumni discount can be only applied for one room per booking.
Year round accommodation on Campus
Guest rooms and flats in 170 Queen’s Gate on the South Kensington Campus are available on a nightly or weekly basis. Longer term rental options are also available for those needing accommodation for three months or more. For more information, visit the accommodation website.
If we can’t accommodate you on campus, we can help you find suitable hotel accommodation in South Kensington or Paddington at specially negotiated rates. For more information, please visit the online hotel directory and follow the link for accommodation.
Conference and event facilities
Are you looking for somewhere to hold your next reunion or meeting? As an alumnus, you are entitled to a 10% discount on room hire rates in Imperial’s conference facilities.
Conferences and meetings
Imperial has over 100 meeting rooms, lecture theatres and classrooms, which are centrally located on our main campus in South Kensington.
Imperial’s venues are perfect for conferences and meetings of all sizes and benefit from excellent audio-visual technology, in-house catering, delegate accommodation and event management.
Facilities on the South Kensington campus include a contemporary meeting and conference suite, state-of-the-art lecture theatres and a choice of breakout classrooms which can be joined to create larger spaces and can be used as dedicated meeting or seminar rooms.
Parties and celebrations
If you are looking for a venue for a private function, Imperial’s party and dining venues in London are sure to impress your guests.
Imperial offers a variety of event catering menus to suit your timetable, taste and budget from working breakfasts and lunches to cocktail receptions and gala dinners. The latest menus are available to download from the Imperial Venues website.
Ethos sports membership
COVID-19 update: We are sorry to let you know that Ethos Sports Centre is closed until further notice.
Alumni are entitled to discounts on membership at Ethos, Imperial’s premier, state-of-the-art sports centre based in South Kensington.
This four-storey facility is set on the North side of Prince's Gardens and houses:
- The state-of-the-art Energia fitness gym
- A 25-metre deck-level swimming pool
- A sauna, steam room and spa pool
- An air-conditioned exercise studio with semi-sprung flooring
- Strength and conditioning facilities
- Two squash courts
- Five badminton courts
- Nine metre climbing wall
- Sports therapy treatment rooms
- Licensed café bar
Ethos alumni membership is set at £40 per month for off-peak access and £60 per month for peak access. It can be purchased via the external memberships tab on the website.
Imperial's Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication offers a 20-week evening class programme in languages, arts, humanities and the sciences running from October to March.
Imperial alumni get an Associate Rate discount on any of the following classes:
- Language: English Conversation, Spanish, Italian, Russian, French, Japanese, Arabic, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, German, and Korean.
- Arts: Music Technology, Photography, Introduction to Film, Opera, and Art & Art History.
- Humanities: Creative Writing, Science Fiction, and European History.
- Science [NEW]: Introduction to Science, Psychology & Neuroscience, and Human Biology & Medicine.
Courses run once a week from 18.00 - 20.00 on the South Kensington campus for 20 weeks (from October – March, with a break for Christmas). For more information on any of the courses above, course fees and details on how to enrol, visit the Imperial Evening Classes website.
Professional Development short courses
In addition to its undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses, the Centre for Continuing Professional Development presents a diverse range of cutting edge courses for professionals working in science, technology and medicine.
Alumni of Imperial College London are entitled to a 10% discount on all short courses.
Every year over 50 programmes are presented, given by leading authorities both from within and outside the College, provide the most up-to-date developments in specific areas of interest. The portfolio is regularly enriched by the introduction of new courses. Most courses are of 3 to 5 days long and others are designed on a modular basis, extending over several months. The majority of courses are taught at the South Kensington campus and are open to all on a fee paying basis. Modules from several Masters Programmes are made available as CPD short courses as an initiative to provide flexible education for full-time working professionals. Customised corporate courses can be arranged on request.
For more information and to search the range of courses available, visit the Centre for Continuing Professional Development website.
Imperial College Business School MBA
Your first Imperial degree opened doors after graduation. Now, find out how the Imperial MBA can help open new opportunities to accelerate your career.
A 20% loyalty bursary is available to alumni for the Full-Time MBA available, or 10% for our part-time MBA suite including the Global Online MBA, the Executive MBA and the Weekend MBA.
For more information, visit the Imperial College Business School website.
Summer School discount
The Imperial College Business School's Summer School is open to undergraduates and postgraduates who are interested in developing fundamental business principles in a strategic context. Working professionals are also accepted if they have less than five year's work experience.
Subjects include finance, entrepreneurship, business strategy and strategic marketing.
Alumni are offered a 10% discount on the standard Summer School fees. The discount cannot be applied on the early bird fees. For more information visit the Business School website.