Imperial College London Overview
London, United Kingdom
Imperial College London - Overview & Background
1907 by royal charter
King Edward VII
Public Research University
Scientific Knowledge, the Crowning Glory and the Safeguard of the Empire
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USPs of the University
- Imperial College is reputed for its reputation in Science and Technology
- Healthy student to faculty ratio
- Ranked 20th in the QS Graduate Employability rankings
Jobs and Placements
- Survey-based on the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) reveals that most postgraduates and research scholars were employed.
- Its main campus is situated in South Kensington and there are four more major buildings in addition to others. It has many restaurants and cafes.
- Halls on the Silwood Park Campus (not based in London): single and double occupancy rooms, weekly rent lies between 100 to 150 Pounds
- GradPad- studios for postgraduate students. Rent ranges from £264 to £466
- Private housing- variable.
- Sir John Brian Pendry, is an English theoretical physicist known for his research into refractive indices and creation of the first practical "Invisibility Cloak"
- Rajiv Ratna Gandhi, was an Indian politician who served as the sixth prime minister of India from 1984 to 1989
- Mohammad Abdus Salam, was a Pakistani theoretical physicist and a Nobel Prize laureate
- Sir Alexander Fleming,was a Scottish physician and microbiologist, best known for discovering the world's first broadly effective antibiotic substance
- Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett, was a British experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagnetism, winning the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1948
- Sir Geoffrey Wilkinson, was a Nobel laureate English chemist who pioneered inorganic chemistry and homogeneous transition metal catalysis.
- Sir Alexander Fleming, was a Scottish physician and microbiologist, best known for discovering the world's first broadly effective antibiotic substance, which he named penicillin.
- Sir Julius Vogel, was the eighth premier of New Zealand. His administration is best remembered for the issuing of bonds to fund railway construction and other public works.
- Gary A. Tanaka, is an American businessman, sportsman and philanthropist who co-founded the investment company Amerindo Investment Advisors in 1979 along with Alberto Vilar.
Location of Imperial College London
Sport centres, cafes and restaurants within the campus
Main Campus -South Kensington
Imperial College London Map Location
Address - Exhibition Rd, South Kensington, London SW7 2BX, United Kingdom