University of London International Programmes
Metropolitan College offers you the opportunity to study at the worldwide recognized University of London International Programmes. The University of London International Academy collaborates with a number of Colleges and Institutes of the University of London to offer flexible and distance learning programmes worldwide. These are delivered through the University of London International Programmes. The University of London is a federal university comprising 17 Colleges and a number of smaller, specialist Institutes. Among those the following: London School of Economics (LSE), London Business School, Queen Mary University, King’s College London and other world famous colleges and institutes.
The University of London is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the UK. Founded in 1836, the University of London is a federal university, made up of 17 Colleges and 10 specialist research Institutes. Among these Colleges are some of the best universities in the United Kingdom, including University College London (UCL), King’s College London and the London School of Economics and Political Science. In 1858, the University of London established the University of London International Programmes to give students around the world access to top British education. This makes the International Programmes the world’s oldest provider of distance and flexible learning. The International Programmes now has over than 54,000 students and 100,000 alumni in more than 180 countries. Our alumni include many people who have shaped the world we live in, such as leaders of business and industry, judges, authors, scientists and politicians. Seven past students have also won Nobel Prizes, including Nelson Mandela, British economist Ronald Coase, the eminent Caribbean writer Derek Walcott, and Hong Kong-born Charles Kao, who is a pioneer in the development of fiber optics.