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15 November 2017: Treasury eyes UCL graduate’s road charging scheme as he returns for celebration

Gergely Raccuja, the UCL graduate who won the £250,000 Wolfson Economics Prize with his road-charging scheme, returned to UCL for a celebratory lecture and dinner. More...

13 November 2017: Society's excluded people ten times more likely to die early

People excluded from mainstream society in high-income countries have a tenfold increased risk of early death, according to research from UCL, homeless health charity Pathway and an international team of experts. More...

9 November 2017: UCL and PKU draw up roadmap to tackle global challenges

UCL and Peking University (PKU) have extended their partnership by agreeing a new roadmap to tackle issues including creating a blueprint for sustainable cities, teaching Mandarin in English schools and reducing the occurrence of spina bifada, one of the world’s most common birth defects. More...

6 November 2017: Streptococcus vaccine 'could prevent over 100,000 baby deaths worldwide'

Group B Streptococcus infection causes an estimated 150,000 preventable stillbirths and infant deaths every year. More...

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