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

Professor Geoff Raisman

UCL research helps paralysed man to recover function

Published: Oct 21, 2014 10:50:00 AM

Mouse brain

Myelin vital for learning new practical skills

Published: Oct 17, 2014 9:10:16 AM

Open stent

Stenting safe and effective for long-term stroke prevention

Published: Oct 14, 2014 11:53:19 AM

Professor Tony Segal

UCL Prize Lecture for Clinical Science now online

Published: Oct 13, 2014 12:05:45 PM

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.