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Facts and figures

  • 21,187 students in total
  • 15,474 undergraduates and 4,842 postgraduates
  • 871 study abroad students from more than 45 countries

Our diverse student community includes:

  • 155 nationalities
  • More than 3,000 students studying joint programmes overseas, mostly in Nanchang and Beijing (China) but also in Piraeus (Greece) and Paris (France).
  • More than 500 distance learning students, mostly in medicine, but also in humanities and social sciences
  • 19,977 full-time students and 1,210 part-time students
  • 3 main libraries in the UK, plus our students use the University of London’s Senate House Library in Bloomsbury

(*all figures from Student Enrolments 1 December 2015)

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