Brain Sciences


UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences

Faculty strengths

The Faculty’s core strengths are founded on interdisciplinary research, teaching, collaborations, and partnerships. Read about two highlighted areas, mental health and dementia, which demonstrate our ambition to make a global impact.


Whether you're an undergraduate, postgraduate or professional, study at UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences to gain the knowledge and critical thinking skills you need to become a leader in your field. Discover our careers workshops to help you achieve your careers goals, and useful resources and advice for our international students.


UCL is the top-rated university in the UK for research power and is home to some of the most influential researchers in neuroscience, dementia, mental health and many more specialist areas of brain sciences. Find out about how our research is changing the way we think, and its real-world applications. 

Partnerships and innovation

UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences works with partners to push the boundaries of our understanding and share our knowledge. Find out more about our achievements and how you can get involved.