Useful mobile apps

UCL does not endorse the content or quality of the listed mobile apps which have been collated as a resource for users of the UCL website. 

App

Features

Platforms

Education

   
UCL Go!

UCL Go!

Access to UCL phone directory, locations, friend locator, news, personal library account, PC availability tool and UCL Union activities. UCL Go! is fully endorsed and developed by UCL.  iOS
Other Smartphones
UCL iMap

UCL iMap

Navigate a map of UCL directly from your handset. iOS
UCLcloud

UCLcloud

Collection of all UCL web services.   Android

Finance

   
Student Budget Planner

My Student Budget Planner

Financial planning tool designed for students.
iOS
Android

Food & Drink 

   
Recipes 4 us

Recipes 4 us - Student Edition

Collection of 60 economical and nutritious recipes for students. iOS (£0.69)

Toptable

Toptable

Restaurant booking service that allows you to search for special offers and places to eat across the UK and Ireland. iOS
Android
Other Smartphones

 Lifestyle

   
AroundMe

AroundMe

Identifies your location and shows where the nearest bank, bar, petrol station, hospital, hotel, movie theatre, restaurant, supermarket, theatre and taxi stand is situated. iOS
Android
Windows Phone
Gumtree

Gumtree

Search online classifieds listed on the gumtree.com website. iOS

Timeout

Time Out London

Information on the latest gigs, events, bars, restaurants, club nights and film releases in London.   iOS
Android

 Medical

   
NHS Direct

NHS Direct

Health advice and information tools to check symptoms and seek appropriate medical treatment.  iOS
Android

 Productivity

   
Dropbox

DropBox

Save, sync and share files with other computers and mobile devices. iOS
Android
Blackberry

 Reference

   
iStudiez

iStudiez Pro

Study schedule manager that coordinates your weekly timetable, deadlines, homework and holidays.   iOS (£0.69)
WordReference

WordReference.com

Access to online dictionaries and translations in Chinese, Czech, English, French, Greek, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish and Turkish.  iOS
Android

 Social Networking

   
Soundcloud

SoundCloud

Record or listen to sounds and share privately or publicly on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and foursquare.  iOS
Android

Skype

Skype

Call, video call and instant message Skype users for free on 3G / Wi-Fi or call and text phones using purchased Skype credit. iOS
Android
Blackberry
Nokia
Other Smartphones
Viber

Viber

Connect with other Viber users to call, text, send photos and locations worldwide for free.   iOS
Android
Blackberry
Windows Phone
Whatsapp

WhatsApp Messenger

Utilises push notifications to instantly message contacts worldwide for free. iOS (£0.69)
Android
Blackberry
Windows Phone

 Travel

   
Bus Guru

Bus Guru London Live Bus Countdown + Journey Planner

Up-to-date information on bus times and routes throughout London. iOS
Android
Other Smartphones
PocketGuide

PocketGuide

Collection of audio tours around London and other major international cities. Available in English, French, German, Hungarian, Italian and Spanish.  iOS
Android
TubeMap

TubeMap

London underground and overground network maps, route planner and live departure times.  iOS
Android
Blackberry
Windows Phone

XE

XE Currency Converter

Currency calculator that allows you to keep track of live conversion rates and calculate prices.  iOS
Android

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