UCL 2034


UCL 2034: a new 20-year strategy for UCL

Update: October 2021

UCL Strategic Plan 2022-27: a community-wide consultation on our next 5 years

UCL’s staff, students, alumni and key partners are warmly invited to join the conversation to develop UCL’s strategic plan for the next five years.

Our strategic plan will set out our whole-university priorities, focusing effort and investment on a small number of shared priorities agreed through consultation with our community and stakeholders.

Find out more about how you can get involved.

UCL Portico: Full
UCL 2021: Review of 2020

Read case studies, see facts and figures and see the progress we're making towards our goals in the review of 2020.

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Learn more about our strategy and goals

UCL Portico: Our vision

Our distinctive approach to research, education and innovation will further inspire our community of staff, students and partners to transform how the world is understood, how knowledge is created and shared and the way that global problems are solved.

UCL Portico: Our mission

London’s Global University: a diverse intellectual community, engaged with the wider world and committed to changing it for the better; recognised for our radical and critical thinking and its widespread influence; with an outstanding ability to integrate our education, research, innovation and enterprise for the long-term benefit of humanity.

UCL Portico: Principal themes
Principal themes

1. Academic leadership
2. Integration of research and education
3. Addressing global challenges
4. Accessible and publicly engaged
5. London’s Global University
6. Delivering global impact

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UCL Portico: Key enablers
Key enablers

1. Best student support
2. Valuing our staff
3. Financing our ambitions
4. Excellent systems
5. Sustainable estate
6. Communicating and engaging

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UCL Portico: Founding principles
Founding principles

This strategy is formulated within the context of our proud history and our values.

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