Imperial College London
Kensington and Chelsea | South East England
Ucas code: I50
What students say about this university835 comments (233 students)
good reputation; valued by employersReport
Everything in London is quite expensive, so it takes a while to get used to budgeting, especially when going out a lot....
Everything in London is quite expensive, so it takes a while to get used to budgeting, especially when going out a lot. Imperial has a lot of opportunities for work within the Union and 'Student Hub' and London is a great place to get part-time work in general. Transport can be quite expensive but all of the student halls are close enough to the main campus to walk and Student Oyster with a 16-25 railcard is a must!×
We have a nice gym that is free for students and where you can book different kinds of pitches for your team' straining. We...
We have a nice gym that is free for students and where you can book different kinds of pitches for your team' straining. We also have a swimming pool and a climbing wall. There are many sport's societies ranging from team sports like basket to surfing or mountaineering. I think the majority of sports are well represented in my uni×
Rooms not uncomfortable, however there was often not enough space to store food in the communal kitchens. Do not apply for...
Rooms not uncomfortable, however there was often not enough space to store food in the communal kitchens. Do not apply for Fisher, and try to find a hall as close as possible to Imperial. It makes a big difference.×
Not very creative. Mainly based around science and maths.Report
You have a variety of pubs walking distance around uni. For nightclubs, unfortunately, you'll have to take the tubeReport
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction88%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students16,225
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate55%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time9%
of students are part-time
Male / Female37%
of students are female
Young / Mature9%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK46%
of students here are from outside the UK
Student union satisfaction78%
of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union
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