Imperial and the European Union
Our approach to Brexit
Following the EU referendum result, there is no immediate change for our students, staff, research partnerships or funding.
Imperial is taking a pragmatic and proactive approach to Brexit. We are working to support our staff and students, and we are proposing policy solutions that will help the UK to secure its lead in education, research and innovation.
We are defending our international values, and making it clear that Imperial is open. We look forward to continued strong ties with Europe and the world over the coming years.
Imperial is international
We Are International
Imperial staff share their experiences of international collaboration.
What does being international mean to you? Our staff share their experiences of international collaboration and partnerships.
Vanessa Sancho Shimizu
Dr Vanessa Sancho Shimizu talks about her international work at Imperial.
Senior Research Fellow Dr Vanessa Sancho Shimizu speaks about how her research into life-threatening infections in children depends on international collaborations.
Dr Myrsini Kaforou explains how international partnerships help her research.
Research Associate Dr Myrsini Kaforou explains how international partnerships are essential for her research into how big data can help solve medical problems.
'Working internationally in leading research is critical.'
Waljit Dhillo is a Professor in Endocrinology and Metabolism, Consultant Endocrinologist and an NIHR Research Professor.
'International collaboration is fundamental for Imperial.'
Professor Esther Rodriguez-Villegas leads a multi-disciplinary team of 13 post-doctoral researchers and PhD students. Esther talks about her team and the importance of international collaboration.
'International collaboration to our research is vital.'
Professor Ara Darzi, Director of the Institute for Global Health Innovation talks about his reasearch the importance of global collaboration.
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