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  University of London - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The main offices of the University of London are at Senate House in Bloomsbury, which includes a substantial library and the official residence of the Chancellor (at present Princess Anne, the Princess Royal, who succeeded her grandmother Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother in the largely ceremonial post).
Besides UCL and King's, the most famous colleges are Imperial College London, the London School of Economics (LSE), St George's, University of London (SGUL), Queen Mary (QMUL), Royal Holloway (RHUL), Goldsmiths College, and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS).
The Athlone Press was the publishing house of the University of London between 1949 and 1979 [1].
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_of_London   (1107 words)

  
 University College London Info - Encyclopedia WikiWhat.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
UCL was founded in 1826, with the name "University of London" as a result of the policies of Oxford and Cambridge to have strict religious requirements.
However it was not until 1836, when the University of London was established that the college was legally recognised and gained the power to award degrees of the University of London.
Others claim that, as the charter of King's College London (granted in 1829) predates that of UCL by 5 years, UCL should not even be regarded as the oldest college in the University of London.
www.wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/u/un/university_college_london.html   (431 words)

  
 University College London - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is a member of the Russell Group of Universities, and a part of the 'G5' sub-group along with Oxford, Cambridge, LSE and Imperial (also known as the 'Golden Triangle', the three points consisting of Oxford, Cambridge and London (UCL/LSE/IC)).
UCL was founded in 1826 under the name "University of London" as a secular alternative to the strictly religious universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
UCL's newest buildings include the London Centre for Nanotechnology on Gordon Street, aimed for completion in 2006 and a new building for the School of Slavonic and East European Studies (formerly at Senate House) which was opened (by Princess Anne and the President of the Czech Republic, Vaclav Klaus) in October 2005 on Taviton Street.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/University_College_London   (3500 words)

  
 University of London - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The main offices of the University of London are at Senate House in Bloomsbury, which includes a substantial library and the residence of the chancellor.
The predecessor of the University of Southampton was a constituent college of the University of London up to 1952, when Southampton was granted its own Royal Charter.
The university is a federal body made up of a number of highly autonomous colleges and institutes, widely scattered across greater London.
www.northolmsted.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/University_of_London   (741 words)

  
 University of London External Programme   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The University of London is one of the oldest, largest and most diverse universities in the UK.
Historically, the University of London has an unrivalled record in setting precedents - in awarding degrees without religious tests, in promoting teaching and research in laboratory science, engineering and modern languages, in admitting women to degrees and in appointing women professors.
The University of London is recognised nationally and internationally as a centre of academic excellence.
www.egyptmba.com /AboutUOL.htm   (635 words)

  
 UNIVERSITY OF LONDON EXTERNAL PROGRAMME, LONDON, UK - UNDERGRADUATE AND GRADUATE PROGRAMMES / PROGRAMS
The University of London was established in 1836 by Royal Charter, although several of its Institutions were founded hundreds of years earlier.
It is, therefore, one of the oldest universities in the United Kingdom.
The University also has a thriving External Programme which was established in 1858 to make the University of London degree accessible to students who, for one reason or another, could not come to the University to study in the conventional way.
www.ceebd.co.uk /ulep   (273 words)

  
 England--Univ_College_London   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
University College London (UCL), the oldest and largest constituent member college of the University of London is extraordinarily diverse with 18,000 students, one-third of whom are international.
UCL was the first to accept women on the same terms as men, the first university to be founded after Oxford and Cambridge, and the first to accept students regardless of race and religion.
In part, because of its location, student life spreads beyond UCL to the city as Regents Park, the British Museum, and the University of London's massive Students' Union are literally all right on UCL's doorstep.
www.arcadia.edu /cea/index.aspx?pid=1846   (366 words)

  
 University College London   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
University College London (UCL) is the oldest and largest college of the University of London.
Surprisingly (that is, for a university in the center of a major international city), the majority of the campus is set in a single 13-acre site.
London is, in addition to being the center of British politics, business, art, music, and culture, a great city for students.
www.brockportabroad.com /thirdlvl/england_3rd_ucl.html   (309 words)

  
 University of London External Degrees   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Colleges of the University and individual academic staff of the University are directly involved in the External Programme.
The External Programme of the University of London is one of the earliest examples of university degrees made accessible to students who are not able to register for a conventional course of study.
The Colleges and Institutions of the University have an international reputation for the quality of their research and teaching, and the University of London degree is recognised by employers and educational institutions worldwide.
www.globaldegree.org /External_student.htm   (1086 words)

  
 University of London Observatory: History
The Senate of the University raised the £5,000 cost of constructing a suitable building and additional funds were provided by University, King's, Bedford and East London (now Queen Mary and Westfield) Colleges and from the London School of Economics.
In 1951 administration of the Observatory was transferred from the University to University College and the Observatory was incorporated in a new Department of Astronomy at the College.
In 1943, the University had been left a bequest by Mr F. Perren for the furtherance of optical astronomy and this was used to establish the Perren Chair of astronomy in 1951: the Perren Bequest has subsequently assisted the development of the Observatory.
www.ulo.ucl.ac.uk /telescopes/ulo_history.html   (1080 words)

  
 EducationGuardian.co.uk | Higher | University College London
University College was founded in that year as the original University of London, only the third university in England, admitting students regardless of their religion, race or social background.
Today it has a worldwide reputation for the quality of its teaching and research, with a student population of 19,300, including 12,100 undergraduates (around 14% of whom are over 21 on entry).
Catered accommodation in University of London intercollegiate halls costs between £113.40 and £120.40 a week for a single room.
education.guardian.co.uk /higher/universityguide/profile/story/0,9988,496122,00.html   (329 words)

  
 Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University : IFSA-Butler Programs : England : University College London
UCL is located in Bloomsbury, an area known for its lovely squares, elegant houses, and connections to the University of London.
Because UCL is part of the University of London, you'll have access to the University of London Union (ULU) with all its facilities, sports fields, and events.
Students live in either UCL or University of London intercollegiate halls of residences.
www.ifsa-butler.org /programs/england/ucl   (245 words)

  
 Department of Law, Queen Mary, University of London
London offers the student not only the cultural life of a great capital city, but also a wealth of academic facilities.
There are world-renowned libraries and research institutes, as well as the other teaching colleges of the University of London.
This site is in the heart of legal London close to the Royal Courts of Justice, the main law firms and the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.
www.laws.qmw.ac.uk   (383 words)

  
 Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University : IFSA-Butler Programs : England : Queen Mary, University of London
Queen Mary, University of London combines great academics, the convenience of a centralized campus, and the excitement of London.
Queen Mary, a University of London college, is off the beaten path in the East End, a funky, diverse, up-and-coming area of London.
Queen Mary has one of the most diverse student populations in London, and its faculties and course offerings are equally varied.
www.ifsa-butler.org /programs/england/qnmary   (230 words)

  
 UCL Chemistry
The Chemistry Department at University College London is the oldest in England and has been built on a solid foundation of chemical excellence.
Our achievements in chemistry research were recognised in the latest Research Assessment Exercise when we were awarded the highest possible grade 5*.
Located in Bloomsbury at the heart of London, UCL chemistry offers an exciting and vibrant environment in which to study, at an internationally leading university.
www.chem.ucl.ac.uk   (151 words)

  
 University of London - distance learning - online education - degrees - courses - diplomas - UK
University of London - distance learning - online education - degrees - courses - diplomas - UK The University of London External Programme
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University of London: Graduation Ceremony 2006 View or buy the ceremony video online more »
www.londonexternal.ac.uk   (118 words)

  
 Queen Mary, University of London > Centre for Commercial Law Studies > Welcome
Welcome to the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary, University of London
Members are particularly keen that their expertise should be used to assist developing countries and states in transition.
CCLS, Queen Mary, University of London, 13-14 Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6AX, Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 5692, Fax: +44 (0)20 7882 6044
www.ccls.edu   (114 words)

  
 Welcome to the UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies
In 1932, it became an autonomous university institute within the federal University of London, and in August 1999 it merged with University College London.
Following President Klaus's address, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, Chancellor of the University of London, unveiled the stone to mark the formal opening of the new building, on the occasion of the School's 90th anniversary.
It is a major international centre for training the next generation of specialists in the region, through a combination of academic rigour and the skills and knowledge required by employers.
www.ssees.ac.uk   (371 words)

  
 Welcome to London Metropolitan University
London Metropolitan University is one of the foremost providers of undergraduate, postgraduate, professional and vocational education and training in Britain.
Our courses are planned in consultation with employers and examining bodies in commerce, industry, the world of art and design, the financial services industries and the professions.
The University is committed to social justice, equal opportunities and community involvement and has many years' experience of dealing with the needs of mature and overseas students.
www.lgu.ac.uk   (200 words)

  
 Graduate study at Queen Mary, University of London
We are ranked 12th in the UK in the latest Guardian's University Guide and 100th in the world in the Times Higher Education Supplement's 2004 study of the world's top 200 universities.
Taught courses lead to a University of London Masters degree (MA, MSc or LLM), or College Postgraduate Diploma/Certificate.
Programmes of research lead to the University of London PhD or MPhil degrees.
www.qmul.ac.uk /postgraduate   (530 words)

  
 Huron University USA In London - American University in London, MBA, Masters, MA Programs, International university, ...
Huron University USA in London is an international American University located on Russell Square, Bloomsbury - the academic heart of central London.
Surrounded by world-class learning and cultural resources that include the Senate House Library of the University of London and The British Museum, students from over 55 countries come together to pursue higher education.
EU tuition fees are available at Huron University USA In London for students from EU member states from September 2006.
www.huron.ac.uk   (273 words)

  
 UCL SLAIS The School of Library, Archive, and Information Studies.
Based at the University of Sheffield, the project is a collaboration with the Universities of Glasgow, Lancaster, Bristol, Leicester, and UCL, and also with the University of Kentucky and University of California San Diego.
In the new Guardian University Guide UCL tops the subject league table for Media studies, communications and librarianship.
The lectures by eight leading speakers, will be open to students, professionals and general public and will be held in the Chadwick lecture theatre in University College London, from 6.00 -7.15pm.
www.slais.ucl.ac.uk   (1226 words)

  
 BRAINTRACK - University-Index
University of London, St. Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies
University of London, School of Slavonic and East European Studies
www.braintrack.com /linknav.htm?pprevid=104&level=5   (144 words)

  
 CHIME
Academic, industrial and public sector representatives came together in a darkened warehouse in North London to celebrate the launch on Thursday of the world’s first Pedestrian Accessibility and Movement Environment Laboratory (PAMELA).
The Nuffield Council on Bioethics has launched a four-month consultation to canvass the opinions of the general public, the medical community and academics on a range of ethical questions relating to public health policies.
Michael Batty, UCL Bartlett Professor of Planning, presented the tenth Abercrombie Lecture at the University of Liverpool on May 16 2006.
www.chime.ucl.ac.uk   (805 words)

  
 LAW TUTORS
Education: Columbia University; Lake Forest College; The London School of Economics and Political Science, The University of London B.Sc.
I have been teaching for the last seven years in many University of London Colleges such as UCL, LSE, SOAS and Imperial College to great variety of students, including postgraduates and mature students.
Ms Wong completed her legal training in the London headquarters of an international law firm, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales.
www.legaltutors.com /academic_staff.htm   (1021 words)

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