3 September 2015: UCL Qatar housing support allowance for staff
UCL has clarified issues raised by media coverage this week of payments of housing support allowance to staff at UCL Qatar. More...
2 September 2015: Antipsychotics inappropriately prescribed to people with intellectual disabilities
Large numbers of people with intellectual disabilities are being inappropriately prescribed antipsychotic drugs, finds a new UCL study. More...
1 September 2015: Statement: UCL Bloomsbury Theatre closure
UCL’s Bloomsbury Theatre is currently closed for planned building works which have impacted on known asbestos. The recently opened Bloomsbury Theatre Studio is unaffected and will continue to operate as normal. More...
21 August 2015: Scientists warn only ‘simplified’, degraded tropical forest may remain by end of century
A new and more dangerous phase of impacts on the world’s remaining tropical forests is emerging, threatening to simplify the world’s most diverse ecosystem including mass species loss, according to new UCL-led research published today in Science. More...
20 August 2015: Working long hours linked to higher risk of stroke
Working 55 hours or more per week is linked to a 33% greater risk of stroke and a more modest (13%) increased risk of developing coronary heart disease compared with working a standard 35 to 40 hour week, according to the largest study in this field so far, led by UCL and published in The Lancet. More...
17 August 2015: UCL climbs Shanghai world rankings to 18th place
14 August 2015: Heat release from stagnant deep sea helped end last Ice Age
13 August 2015: UCL Bloomsbury Theatre building works update
12 August 2015: A-Level Results 2015: adjustment places available at UCL
12 August 2015: National Student Survey: UCL results
5 August 2015: Artificial intelligence improves fine wine price prediction