is a public research university located inLondon, United Kingdom,
specialising in science, engineering, medicine and business.
A constituent college of the federal University of London, it became
fully independent on 9 July 2007, as part of the celebrations of
Imperial is consistently ranked among the top
universities in the world, ranking 5th in the world (and
3rd in Europe) in the 2013 QS World University
Rankings and 8th in the world (and 3rd in Europe) in
the 2012 Times Higher Education World University
Imperial's main campus is located in the South Kensington area of
central London. It is situated in an area of South Kensington
known as Albertopolis which has a high concentration of cultural
and academic institutions, including the Natural History
Museum, the Science Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum,
theRoyal College of Music, the Royal College of Art, the Royal
Geographical Society and the Royal Albert Hall.
Imperial College offers undergraduate and graduate education,
research and teaching taking divided into three faculties, each
headed by a director. The faculties are: Engineering, Medicine
and Natural Sciences. Besides the three faculties, there is a
business school and a department of humanities whose purpose
is to provide language courses electives and away from the fields
of science students from other faculties and departments.
Students are encouraged to take these classes either for credit or
in their free time. Humanities courses cover a wide range of
topics including philosophy, ethics in science and engineering,
history, modern literature and drama, art in the twentieth
century and movie studios. The language courses are available:
French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Arabic and
Carrers found at Imperial College are divided between the
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three powers that you have:
School of Engineering
Chemical Engineering & Chemical Technology
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Earth Science & Engineering
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
School of Medicine
Institute of Clinical Sciences
Department of Medicine
National Heart & Lung Institute
School of Public Health
Department of Surgery and Cancer
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust
College of Natural Sciences
Centre for Environmental Policy
The Imperial College offers a range of postgraduate
courses (Masters and PhD). The Masters and
doctorates are offered in all subjects of the three
faculties, at a high level that allows its graduates to
compete with graduates of other universities in the
global top 10.
In addition to courses offered by the three powers of the
Imperial (Engineering, Medicine and Natural
Sciences), the prestigious university has a business
school that offers the best MBA courses in Europe.
Clubs and societies at Imperial
The Union of Students of Imperial College has
about 300 clubs and society, making it the largest
student union in the entire United Kingdom.
Among them is the thriving rowing club, famous
orchestras of students, sports teams, united
nations exemplary companies, and many more.
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