UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences

Contact details

Dean's office:

Suite 1a, Maple House, 149 Tottenham Court Road, London W1T 7NF

Latest Brain Sciences News

Dementia patient

Improving the lives of dementia carers

Published: Nov 19, 2014 11:10:00 AM

Bleigiessen

Wellcome Trust unveils new funding framework

Published: Nov 18, 2014 11:16:58 AM

Red light district

One in ten British men say they have paid for sex

Published: Nov 18, 2014 11:10:00 AM

Example choice presented to participants

Most people would rather harm themselves than others for profit

Published: Nov 18, 2014 10:10:00 AM

About Us

The Faculty of Brain Sciences brings together expertise at the forefront of neurology, ophthalmology, audiology, psychology and language sciences, cognitive neuroscience and mental health sciences. It is one of four faculties within UCL's School of Life and Medical Sciences

Our community undertakes world-leading research and teaching in neurology and neural pathways, neuroscience, language, cognition, psychology and psychiatry.  It takes an integrative approach to the study of mind and brain by focusing on the determinants of human perception, cognition, emotion and behaviour. 

We are recognised as world leaders in our fields and our work attracts staff and students from around the globe. UCL neuroscience has the highest level of ISI citations in Europe, and is ranked second worldwide (behind Harvard), in the field of neuroscience and behavior. The Faculty and its component parts create an outstanding and vibrant environment for study and research.