UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies 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:

Bultitude - Student Involvement in STEM Activities 2013


2014-15 Session

MSc module catalogue (link)
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@ucl.ac.uk

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.

Preparing to start your degree (2015-16)

If you are joining us in September, follow the link below for useful information on accommodation, summer readings, and induction week

Current student information (2014-15)

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 29 jun 15 14:42 by Simon J Lock

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