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UCL graduates are among highest paid in Sunday Times university guide

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UCL has again made the top ten in the latest rankings of UK universities by The Times and The Sunday Times which also includes new figures showing that UCL’s graduates are among the highest paid six months after leaving.

Physically active mid-lifers more likely to be active into old age

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Men who are physically active in mid-life are more likely to continue the habit into older age as well, finds a long term tracking study led by UCL. 

One in four girls is depressed at age 14

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New research shows a quarter of girls (24%) and one in 10 boys (9%) are depressed at age 14.

Researchers from the UCL Institute of Education and the University of Liverpool analysed information on more than 10,000 children born in 2000-01 who are taking part in the Millennium Cohort Study.

Happiness is not determined by childhood biomarkers

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Happiness is not determined by childhood biological markers such as height or body fat, according to a team of European researchers involving UCL. 

UCL ranked in world's top five universities for arts and humanities

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UCL has been ranked fifth in the world for arts and humanities in the latest league table published by The Times Higher Education.

Communication and emotional closeness linked to fewer low sexual interest problems

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British women living with a partner are more than twice as likely to lack interest in sex compared to men living with a partner, according to a new study published in the BMJ Open.

Hopes for deal on EU research rise as Provost mounts Brussels mission

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Hopes for continued close research links between the UK and the EU after Brexit have risen after a top EU commissioner declared that securing a deal on it is “a no brainer”.

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