University profile

University College London (UCL)

2023/24 edition

About University College London (UCL)

Your future. Mastered.

The world needs big thinkers, disruptors and innovators. Study a graduate degree at UCL and master the skills you need to go further.

As a UCL graduate you’ll work alongside our world-leading experts and gain a globally respected degree from a top-ranked university. Master your field and make real-world impact.

Brave thinking. Mastered.

A UCL graduate degree gives you the freedom to dream big, question and think disruptively. The better we understand our world, the more opportunities we have to make it better.

Academic excellence. Mastered.

UCL is 8th in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2023.
There have been 30 Nobel laureates among UCL’s former staff and students; a winner in every decade since the prize started.

London’s Global University

UCL is located in one of the world’s most dynamic cities, with one campus in the heart of Bloomsbury, and a second campus in vibrant east London, meaning you are perfectly placed to take advantage of everything London has to offer.

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.

The world is speeding up. But UCL is ready.

Our new campus, UCL East, builds on our progressive history, positive impact and disruptive spirit.

At UCL East students will experience an accessible learning environment, with facilities for cross-disciplinary research and open innovation, new approaches to practical learning and opportunities for public engagement. Find out more about the innovative programmes on offer at our world-class academic hub.

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Your Future

UCL has been ranked among the top 20 universities worldwide for graduate employability in the 2022 QS Graduate Employability Rankings.

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.

Study Climate Change at UCL

A UCL education is a climate education. UCL students have the opportunity to delve into climate issues and make an impact through many of UCL's programmes of study.

Find out more about UCL courses and modules with a climate change focus or element.

Contact details

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