University of London
The University of London is truly one of the great universities of the world – a federation of 17 world-class Colleges and 10 specialist institutes, with more than 160,000 students. Its reputation for high academic standards has been built on the outstanding teaching and research of its Colleges since 1836. For 158 years, University of London degrees have been accessible to students all over the world through the University of London International Programmes. Today, the University of London International Programmes is truly international in character with over 50,000 students in more than 180 countries. The University of London International Programmes is a world-renowned provider of legal education. Its LLB has long been regarded as an ‘international gold standard’ in legal education and for over 150 years it has provided the first step on a career route for many thousands of practicing lawyers within the Commonwealth and around the world. Academic direction for the University of London International Programmes LLB is provided by six of the most prestigious colleges of the University of London – Birkbeck; King College London, the London School of Economics and Political Science, Queen Mary, the School of Oriental and African Studies, and UCL (University College London). Academics at these Colleges develop the syllabuses, prepare the study materials, and are responsible for the assessment of International Programmes students. Upon successful completion of their program of study, students receive a University of London degree.
ILAS is a Registered Centre for the University of London International Programmes. This means that in the considered view of the University of London we have acceptable standards for the purpose of supporting students of the University of London International Programmes in preparing for their examinations.