University of London International Programmes
The University of London is truly one of the great universities of the
world. A federation of 18 world-class Colleges and 10 specialist institutes,
its reputation for high academic standards has been built on the outstanding
teaching and research of its Colleges since 1836. University of London degrees
are recognised internationally by governments, universities, employers and
professional bodies as being of the highest academic quality.
Since 1858, University of London degrees have been accessible to
students all over the world through the University of London International
Programmes, the longest standing flexible and distance learning programmes in
the world. Over the years, many exceptional people who have studied with the
University of London International Programmes have shaped our world. Former
students include seven Nobel Prize winners, leaders of Commonwealth countries,
government ministers, renowned authors, academics, judges and business leaders.
Today, the University of London International Programmes is truly international
in character with over 52,000 students in more than 190 countries, of which
over 2,600 are in Pakistan.
Academic direction for all of the courses offered through the University
of London International Programmes is provided by Colleges of the University.
Academics at these Colleges develop the syllabuses, prepare the study
materials, and are responsible for the assessment of students. This means that
students benefit from the academic rigour and leading-edge research undertaken
by the Colleges. It also ensures that the standard of award made to
International Programmes students is maintained at the same level as the
standard of award made to students studying at one of the Colleges of the
Students studying with the University of London International Programmes
are awarded a University of London degree on successful completion of their
studies. The final diploma they receive shows they were registered with the
University of London and awarded a University of London degree. It also gives
the name of the University of London College or Colleges that conducted the
Entry requirements for these degrees are detailed in the General
Admission section of this prospectus. A brief description of the BSc degrees
and the course list is given in the following pages. The information presented
in this Prospectus is based on that found in the prospectus produced by the
University of London International Programmes.
University of London is recognized worldwide.
- The University
of London degree is recognized by HEC, Pakistan.
direction for the undergraduate programmes in Economics, Management, Finance
and Social Sciences is provided by the London School of Economics and Political
direction for the Undergraduate Laws Programme is provided by a consortium of
six Colleges: Birkbeck, Kings College London, LSE, Queen Mary, SOAS and
University College London.
direction for the BSc Computing and Information Systems is provided by
direction for the LLM is provided by Queen Mary and University College London
may be taken at centres all over the world, including British Council Centres
in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad.