Student guide

The student guide provides essential information for every stage of your student journey.

This includes registration, your exams, graduation, and other information you may need for a rich and meaningful student experience.

Professor Mary Stiasny OBE
'We have offered study opportunities to students worldwide for over 150 years'

Welcome from Professor Mary Stiasny

I am delighted to welcome you into our global community of University of London students, where you join thousands of others in working towards one of our renowned awards. As a family of world-class institutions, the University of London has a reputation for academic distinction in teaching and research, recognised globally as a leader in Higher Education.

We have offered study opportunities to students worldwide for over 150 years. As the world’s oldest provider of degrees through distance and flexible learning, our students and alumni come from every corner of the globe and include many people who have shaped the world we live in. They include judges, authors, leaders of business and industry, scientists, politicians and Nobel Prize winners.

I wish you every success in your studies.

Programme handbooks

Programme handbooks provide academic guidance along with practical information and specific advice for your course. You can find these on the Student Portal.

Where these are not provided in document format, your VLE will contain further information and access to additional programme materials.