UCL Year 12 Summer Challenge

An award-winning academic course for Year 12 students, running for six two-hour sessions on Wednesday evenings in June and July 2013. There are 12 courses to choose from in Summer 2013 in science, arts, engineering, humanities and social sciences subjects. Students must produce a short piece of academic work as part of the course. 


Uni-link is a set of linked activities with groups of Year 12 students from the same school/college that are designed to support progression and raise aspirations, providing a joined-up support route for learners that goes beyond one-off progression activities.

Taster Courses

Each year during the Spring and Summer Terms UCL provides one-day taster courses for Year 12 students as part of the University of London Taster Courses.

Target Medicine

Target Medicine is a widening participation project delivered by medical students from
UCL’s Medical School, with support from academic staff.

Gateways Year 12 Conference

These one-day events are based at UCL. The conference offers students a
fantastic opportunity to experience university life, with lectures and seminars on different subjects.