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Facts and figures

  • 23,120 students in total
  • 16,993 undergraduates and 4,842 postgraduates
  • 549 study abroad and exchange students from more than 29 countries

Our diverse student community includes:

  • 162 nationalities
  • More than 3,400 students studying joint programmes overseas, mostly in Nanchang and Beijing (China) but also in Piraeus (Greece) and Paris (France).
  • More than 700 distance learning students, mostly in medicine, but also in humanities and social sciences
  • 21,697 full-time students and 1,423 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 2016)

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