Advanced Research Computing


Advanced Research Computing Centre

ARC is UCL's research, innovation and service centre for the tools, practices and systems that enable computational science and digital scholarship.

We are an innovative centre with both professional services and academic missions:

  • We provide advanced, reliable and secure digital research infrastructure to research groups in UCL and beyond.
  • We are a laboratory for research, teaching and innovation in compute, data and software intensive research methods.

Platforms and services

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Resources for data, software, and compute intensive research.

Collaborations and consultancy

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Advanced software, data and compute skills for research teams.


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Loads of practical and hands-on training for a variety of digital research skills.


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We coordinate and support UCL’s community of computational scientists and digital research professionals.

Our people

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Meet our team and join us.

Call for Proposals

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Information on how to apply for our International Partnership call