Imperial College London is a leading world university and has teaching and research activities in all of Natural Science, Engineering, Medicine and Business. It has approximately 14,000 students.The Physics Department of Imperial College London is one of the largest in the UK. It is playing a leading part in many international research projects and networks. It has been part of the EUPEN and STEPS networks since their inception. It has extensive experience of interacting with schools and in encouraging school pupils to study physics. It has a wide spectrum of degree programmes and has recently introduced an integrated degree programme in physics and teacher training..