The Department of Science and Technology Studies, UCL is an interdisciplinary centre for the integrated study of science's history, philosophy, sociology, communication and policy, located in the heart of London. Founded in 1921. Award winning for teaching and research, plus for our public engagement programme. Rated as outstanding by students at every level.

At UCL, the academic mission is paramount. Our ambition is to achieve the highest standards in our teaching and research.

Join us for BSc, MSc, and PhD study.

Staff books include:

Agar - Turing and the Universal Machine


2014-15 Session

NEW! MSc module catalogue (link)
NEW! MSc induction week timetable (link)
UCL Portico (link)
UCL Timetable (link)


More information

STS student handbook (link)
Referring students of concern (link)
UCL Graduate school (link)


STS personal tutors (link)
or email

STS Postgraduate taught programmes


These pages are for students studying on the STS Postgraduate Taught Programmes (MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert):

  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Science, Technology and Society

Our admissions pages are here.

Incoming students

For new students joining the programme in September 2014 go here for useful information on preparing for the start of your degree.

Current students

For all current students here are a few useful links:

Masters-level modules for all UCL students

STS taught postgraduate modules are available to UCL students in other taught postgraduate degrees, subject to the approval of the home department. More information is available here.

Page last modified on 19 sep 14 14:43 by Loretta M Coletti-Campbell

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