United Kingdom

The University of London was granted its first charter in 1836 and is the third oldest university in England. The two founding Colleges of the University, UCL (founded 1827) and King’s College London (founded 1829), both predate the Uni

Buckingham is the only university independent of direct government support in the United Kingdom and has used its independence to pioneer a distinctive approach to higher education. On May 27th 1967, The Times published a letter from Dr J. W.

Founded in 1495 by William Elphinstone, Bishop of Aberdeen and Chancellor of Scotland, Aberdeen is Scotland's third oldest university, and the fifth most ancient in the whole United Kingdom. Much of the original King's College still stands to

The University of Leeds was founded in 1904, but its origins go back to t­he nineteenth century with the founding of the Leeds School of Medicine in 1831 and then the Yorkshire College of Science in 1874. In 1831 a group of young m­en

The University of Westminster was founded in 1838 as Britain's first polytechnic and has since been closely involved in the business, professional and academic life of London. Westminster University has always been and continues to be imagina

While petitions were drawn up as early as 1617, permission to establish a university in York was not granted until 1960.  The development of the University and its vision was headed by Baron James of Rusholme, the university's first Vice

The founding of the University of Edinburgh is attributed to Bishop Robert Reid of Orkney, who left the funds on his death in 1558 that ultimately provided the endowment for the University of Edinburgh. The University was established by a Roy

The University of Edinburgh Business School is an integral part of one of the world’s oldest universities. Granted its royal charter in 1582, it has remained at the forefront of learning throughout its long history. The Business School

The University of Winchester is located close to the centre of the ancient cathedral city of Winchester, an hour away from London in the shadow of the beautiful South Downs. It also has a site in Basingstoke known as Chute House in the heart

The University of Cambridge is one of the world's oldest universities and leading academic centres, and a self-governed community of scholars. Its reputation for outstanding academic achievement is known world-wide and reflects the intellectu

Founded in 1895 and a University since 1966, Aston is a long established research-led University known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to industry, government and commerce. Professor Julia King became Vice-Chancellor of

The University of Manchester has been created by bringing together The Victoria University of Manchester and UMIST, two of Britain's most distinguished universities, to create a powerful new force in British Higher Education. Manchester has a

London Business School is young compared to its competitors, but it has accomplished a phenomenal amount in its short history.
As well as winning praise for its rigorous and influential academic work, the School is rated as one of the wo

London Metropolitan University was created on 1 August 2002. London Metropolitan University formed following the merger of London Guildhall University (now London City campus) and the University of North London (now London North campus). Prio

Canterbury Christ Church College was the first teacher training college established by the Church of England in the twentieth century. It was founded in 1962 particularly to meet the needs of Church schools at a time of an acute teacher short

The Northampton Institute, from which City University London originates, was established to provide for the education and welfare of the local population. It was constituted under the City of London Parochial Charities Act (1883), with the ob

Oxford Brookes University began life as the Oxford School of Art in 1865, when it occupied one room on the ground floor of the Taylor Institution in the centre of the city. Five years later the School of Science was incorporated, offering a w

The university was founded in 1896 as the Royal Technical Institute, Salford following a merger of the Salford Working Men's College founded in 1858 and Pendleton Mechanics Institute founded in 1850. The Institute received royal letters, allo

Lancaster University, officially The University of Lancaster, is a British university  in Lancaster, Lancashire, England. Lancaster is the 16th highest ranking research institution in the United Kingdom according to the 2008 Research Ass

University of London
United Kingdom, London
University of Buckingham
United Kingdom, Buckingham
University of Aberdeen
United Kingdom, Aberdeen
University of Leeds
United Kingdom, Leeds
University of Westminster
United Kingdom, London
University of York
United Kingdom, Heslington
University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom, Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh Business School
United Kingdom, Edinburgh
The University of Winchester
United Kingdom, Winchester
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom, London
Aston University
United Kingdom, Birmingham
The University of Manchester
United Kingdom, Manchester
London Business School
United Kingdom, London
London Metropolitan University
United Kingdom, London
Canterbury Christ Church University
United Kingdom, Canterbury
City University London
United Kingdom, London
Oxford Brookes University
United Kingdom, London
University of Salford
United Kingdom, Salford
Lancaster University
United Kingdom, London