Metric, Imperial's biggest nightclub, is home to the Union’s most exciting music events. From Club Nights and live bands to social nights it is the best place to hear both big international artists to the latest on-campus talent.

Metric features a superb sound system, state of the art lighting and every day great value drinks prices.

Wednesday and Friday nights are the staple club nights at Metric with students running great events on other nights of the week, all year long. For information on holding an event in Metric click here.

Like cocktails? Every Tuesday from 18:00 during term time come and enjoy our selection of cocktails(£7.60 for two of the same cocktails)along with a great atmosphere with live music every other Tuesday.

Our promises to you

  • We will always greet you and acknowledge your arrival with a smile ensuring you are served as quickly as possible.
  • We will serve you your lunchtime meals within 15 minutes from ordering, or let you know of any potential delays before you order.
  • We will provide you with the best social spaces at the College with a wide range of events with something for everyone.
  • The range of products we offer will be regularly reviewed to ensure we are providing you with the products you want.
  • Our prices will be competitive, with regular promotions on both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. 
  • We will always offer the best value non-alcoholic drinks served in campus bars. 
  • We will regularly let you have a say in the products we sell and items we have on our food menu through feedback and polls.
  • We will provide you with the best range of events and entertainment at the College that cater for our diverse membership.
  • We are passionate about supporting our student Clubs, Societies & Projects in holding social events and entertainment in our venues prioritising them wherever possible. 

Read more about Our Promises.


Opening Times
Metric is open for regular Wednesday and Friday evening events throughout term-time. Plus other nights of the week; check out the What's On calendar for the full listings.

Not For Profit
You buy something from us.
We pay the supplier, staff and our overheads.
All the rest, every penny, is reinvested in the services we run for our members!
Want to reserve a table in our bars?

You can book a table in The Union Bar or FiveSixEight for you and your friends. Click here for more info.

Beit Quadrangle
Prince Consort Road
London SW7 2BB
Registered Charity No: 1151241
Tel: 020 7594 8060
Fax: 020 7594 8065
Twitter: @icunion
VAT Reg No. GB 240 5617 84