UCL (University College London)https://www.ucl.ac.uk
London’s Global University
Change the World Around You
At UCL, postgraduate students learn by doing—shaping the world around them with a hands-on approach. Innovators, industry disruptors, thinkers and magic-makers choose UCL to jump right into postgraduate studies across hundreds of programmes.
Where Novel Thinking is Nurtured and Encouraged
UCL is a diverse community with the freedom to challenge, to question and to think differently. Our community pursues academic excellence, breaks boundaries and makes a positive impact on real-world problems.
An Academic Powerhouse
UCL is 8th in the world, 4th in Europe and 1st in London in the “QS World University Rankings 2020.”
There have been 29 Nobel laureates among its former staff and students; a winner in every decade since the Prize started.
World-Leading Research University
At the very heart of UCL’s mission is our research. We were rated the top university in the UK for research strength in the last “Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014).”
We offer over 675 postgraduate taught, research and initial teacher education programmes across a wide range of disciplines, and encourage our community to work across traditional subject boundaries.
UCL's research-based teaching methodology means that research is integrated into many of our degrees and students have the opportunity to make an original contribution to their field of study. Explore the inspiring projects taking place around UCL, here.
London’s Global University
UCL sits at the heart of one of the world’s most dynamic cities, meaning you are perfectly placed to take advantage of everything London has to offer. View our location here.
We were the first university in England to welcome women to university education, and the first university in England to welcome students of any religion or social background.
UCL has 18,000 students from outside the UK, with over 150 countries represented—providing a truly global perspective.
Disruptive Thinking Since 1826
For nearly two centuries we’ve confronted humanity’s biggest issues, and today we continue our heritage of disruptive thinking.
Through our research, many minds at UCL work together to improve lives and communities and create real-world impact.
Read about some of the disruptive discoveries from UCL here.
At UCL we know that students choose to enter graduate study for a myriad of reasons, and we are deeply committed to supporting our student’s aspirations and enhancing their skills and employability.
UCL Careers Service helps students to find their perfect career, develop their professional skills or start their own business through one-to-one guidance and events, as well as a variety of career information.
Recruitment and networking events help students improve their knowledge of a particular industry sector and specific employers. For students interested in starting a business, UCL Innovation and Enterprise gives expert advice and practical support, as well as networking opportunities.
If you want to find out more about the impact that our ground-breaking research and discoveries have on people, lives and communities, listen to our #MadeatUCL Disruptive Discoveries podcast. We bring you closer to the researchers answering life’s big questions—from green infrastructure, to artificial intelligence, space exploration, to treating cancer.
Explore episodes of #MadeatUCL Disruptive Discoveries here.
- Bartlett Real Estate Institute
- Bartlett School of Architecture
- Bartlett School of Construction & Project Management
- Bartlett School of Environment, Energy & Resources
- Bartlett School of Planning
- Biochemical Engineering
- Brain Sciences
- Cancer Institute
- Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis
- Centre for Multidisciplinary & Intercultural Inquiry
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering
- Computer Science
- Culture, Communication & Media
- Curriculum, Pedagogy & Assessment
- Development Planning Unit
- Division of Biosciences
- Division of Infection & Immunity
- Division of Medicine
- Division of Psychiatry
- Division of Psychology & Language Sciences
- Division of Surgery & Interventional Science
- Ear Institute
- Earth Sciences
- Eastman Dental Institute
- Education, Practice & Society
- Electronic & Electrical Engineering
- Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Institute for Women's Health
- Energy Institute
- English Language & Literature
- Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
- Greek & Latin
- Hebrew & Jewish Studies
- History of Art
- Information Studies
- Institute for Global Health
- Institute for Global Prosperity
- Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose
- Institute for Sustainable Heritage
- Institute for Sustainable Resources
- Institute of Archaeology
- Institute of Cardiovascular Science
- Institute of Clinical Trials and Methodology
- Institute of Education
- Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care
- Institute of Health Informatics
- Institute of Ophthalmology
- Institute of the Americas
- Learning & Leadership
- Mechanical Engineering
- Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering
- Natural Sciences
- Physics & Astronomy
- Political Science
- Psychology & Human Development
- School of European Languages, Culture & Society
- School of Pharmacy
- Science, Technology, Engineering & Public Policy
- Science & Technology Studies
- Security & Crime Science
- Single Tier Structure
- Slade School of Fine Art
- Social Science
- Space & Climate Physics
- SSEES - School of Slavonic & East European Studies
- Statistical Science
- UCL Medical School
- UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
- UCL School of Management
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