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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 16,882 students and 7,547 staff.
  • Over 6,700 degrees are awarded by Imperial College London every year.
  • We are an international community, attracting undergraduates from more than 125 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.