The University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities. Teaching and research is carried out by the Colleges and Central Academic Bodies.
The Member Institutions contribute to the cost of the running of the University through the payment of an annual subscription. They are also able to subscribe to certain centrally-organised services such as Senate House Library , The Careers Group , and the University of London Housing Services , according to their requirements.
There are currently 120,000 students studying at the University of London with a further 54,000 students studying by distance learning with the International Programmes . To search for courses please use the Course Search facility.