Queen Mary University, 60 Philpot St, London E1 2DP, UK

Queen Mary, University of London

Queen Mary, University of London is one of the UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions. With around 16,900 students, 3,000 staff and an annual budget of £300m, it is one of the biggest University of London colleges. The university offers a wide range of courses and subjects in humanities, social sciences, law, medicine and dentistry, and science and engineering. Based in a creative and culturally diverse area of east London, it claims to be the only London university able to offer a completely integrated residential campus, with a 2,000-bed award-winning student village at its Mile End home. The university is also home to a large number of international students. Over 6,000 international students currently attend the university (including 2,000 students studying in China on joint degree programmes offered with its close partner the Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications) . Queen Mary is also part of the federal University of London, comprising some 40 academic institutions and 120,000 students. The University of London is the biggest and most diverse university in the UK, with wide and varied facilities, including the Senate House library and the University of London Union (ULU).