About the IOE
UCL Institute of Education (IOE) is the world’s leading centre for education and related social science.
Founded in 1902, it is today
unique amongst faculties of education in its scale and in the depth and
breadth of its expertise, unparalleled both in its impact nationally and
in its work with education systems overseas. In the 2016 QS
rankings, the Institute was placed first in the world for education for the third year running,
ahead of Harvard, Stanford and Melbourne.
Our research addresses society’s most important challenges and our
teaching inspires our students by providing them with first-hand
experience of leading-edge research and knowledge creation. We play an
important global role, contributing to international academic and
policy-related arenas and networks developing the fields of education
and social science worldwide.