Studying at the UCL People and Nature Lab
Tackle the challenges of our time
We need scientists, thinkers and innovators to take on the world’s biggest ecological and environmental global challenges. Our postgraduate programmes are designed to take your understanding of these issues to the next level. Now is the time.
UCL is ranked 10th in the world for biological sciences (ShanghaiRankings 2021). UCL is rated second in the UK for research power (REF 2021).
Study with leaders in the field
The People and Nature Lab in UCL's new East campus in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, builds on our extraordinary breadth of world-leading expertise across disciplines, bringing together academics from ecology, engineering, computer science, social science, health and the built environment to develop innovative approaches to tackle critical global challenges.
Explore our MSc courses
MSc Ecology and Data Science
This new MSc, the first of its kind globally, provides students with the interdisciplinary skills, theoretical and practical expertise needed to apply cutting-edge innovations in data science, citizen science, sensor technologies, and applied artificial intelligence to monitor and manage ecosystems and wildlife populations to understand and reverse catastrophic changes in global biodiversity.
MSc Ecology and Citizen Science
This new MSc programme meets the need for recognised professional skills and development in citizen science. It will provide students with unique skills in an area of ever-increasing importance that can be applied across a number of different industries. You will experience first-hand the day-to-day management of a live citizen science project operated by a programme partner.
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