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Imperial and the EU

We are taking a pragmatic and proactive approach to Brexit.

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Imperial is a European university. The College has 4,000 students and 2,000 staff from other European countries.

In the last decade alone, Imperial has published more than 60,000 research papers with European partners. Collaborations include Europe-wide projects to tackle meningitis and HIV, efforts to remove mobile phone roaming charges within the EU, and the development of next generation electronics.  

Post-Brexit

Since the Brexit vote, Imperial has intensified its European collaborations and made a series of pragmatic proposals to ensure the College can thrive as Britain reworks its relationship with the EU:

Imperial’s European and international student numbers remain strong and on target. We are benefiting from a global ‘flight to quality’Our doors remain open to talented international students and we are repeating that message around the world.