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In 1836, London University was incorporated by royal charter under the name University College, London.On the same day, the University of London was created by royal charter as a degree-awarding examining board for students from affiliated schools and colleges, with University College and King's College, London being named in the charter as the first two affiliates.In 1836 UCL became one of the two founding colleges of the University of London, which was granted a royal charter in the same year.
In 2016/17, UCL had around 39,400 students and 14,600 staff (including around 7,100 academic staff and 840 professors) and had a total group income of £1.327 billion, of which £459.8 million was from research grants and contracts.
UCL, along with a number of other colleges in London, became a school of the University of London.
While most of the constituent institutions retained their autonomy, UCL was merged into the University in 1907 under the University College London (Transfer) Act 1905 and lost its legal independence.
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In 1828 he did nominate a friend to sit on the council, and in 1827 attempted to have his disciple John Bowring appointed as the first professor of English or History, but on both occasions his candidates were unsuccessful.