Study for a University of London degree by distance and flexible learning
The University of London International Programmes allows you to gain a prestigious University of London degree without having to attend classes on campus in London.
Our distance learning options give you the flexibility to fit your studies around your work and family life.
What can you study?
There are currently over 4,000 students in the UK studying for a University of London qualification. Popular subjects studied in the UK include:
- Laws: we offer Bachelor of Laws (LLB) and Master of Laws (LLM), directed by a consortium of Colleges
- Master's in Professional Accountancy (gain a Master's and your ACCA qualification at the same time)
- Postgraduate degrees in Health (directed by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine)
- Humanities: Courses in Philosophy, History and English, and combined degrees
- Master's in Information Security (directed by Royal Holloway)
Study with a local institution
Almost all of our programmes are designed to be studying independently. Some courses, such as the International Foundation Programme, are taught at approved centres.
You can also choose to enlist the help of a teaching institution if it provides support in your chosen subject.
Our globally recognised qualifications are valued by employers
Our courses are developed by the world-renowned colleges of the University of London, which have an international reputation for the quality of their teaching and research.
Our graduates have gained jobs at top organisations, including law firms, multinational companies, and major professional services firms. Others go on to study at top universities, including Oxford, Cambridge and LSE.
Student Loans / Scholarships
If you register on an undergraduate degree programme, diploma or certificate in Higher Education programme, you can apply for a part-time student loan to cover the cost of your registration and examination entry fees.
Starting in 2016, Master's students based in the UK will be able to apply for a postgraduate loan worth up to £10,000.
Scholarships and bursaries are available for some of our courses, such as the MSc Information Security and our courses in Veterinary Health.
See our Funding Your Study page for all the details.
Study independently or at a local institution
In the United Kingdom, you can choose to study for our qualifications at a local independent teaching institution, or by distance learning.
Download an information leaflet
For more information about studying with us in the United Kingdom, please sign up here.