Since 1826, we have championed independent thought by attracting and nurturing the world's best minds.
UCL is a diverse global community of world-class academics, students, industry links, external partners, and alumni. Our powerful collective of individuals and institutions work together to explore new possibilities.
- 30 Nobel laureates
- 11 academic faculties
- 51,000 students (in 2023)
- 16,000 staff (in 2023)
- 2nd in UK for research power (REF 2021)
- 430 undergraduate programmes
- 150+ nationalities represented by student body
- 720 postgraduate programmes
Across the globe
Our network of connections span across the globe:
- 350,000 alumni in 190 countries
- 55% international students
- 34% international staff
- Partnerships with institutions worldwide