150 Years
of International Academic Excellence and Innovation

the External system's 150th anniversary

HRM Princess RoyalThe University of London External System commemorated its 150th Anniversary during 2008. This momentous occasion was celebrated across the globe, reaching out to our unique global community; this community numbers 41,000 students in 180 countries (2008 figures). find out more

the People's University

Book coverA specially commissioned anniversary book was produced to commemorate the University of London External System's 150th Anniversary. The book outlines the history of the External System from 1858 and it also features famous former students and alumni of the External System.

Anniversary message

Dean Jonathan KyddAn anniversary message from Sir Graeme Davies, Vice-Chancellor of the University of London and Professor Jonathan Kydd, Dean of the External System.

See also: anniversary speeches [video]

Anniversary in Pictures ...

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Anniversary Update

Having commemorated our 150th Anniversary we are now in the process detailing what took place...