UCL Computer Science


Women in Computer Science

Women in Computer Science - information about departmental strategies, networking opportunities, events and career support.

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Here we’ve done our best to put all this information into one place. We’ve tried to be thorough and include everything that we wish we’d known when we started. If you have any questions, or if there’s anything you think should be added or changed, then please let us know (athena-swan@cs.ucl.ac.uk).

We have set up a mentoring scheme: please register:



Taught students

UCL and UCL-CS handbooks can be found:

  1. http://www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/current_students/
  2. http://www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/current-students/handbook/index.shtml

Please follow up our social media pages – we do organise many events for early career researchers and PhD students to interact and socialise.

Postdocs and Fellows

Fellowship and grant writing workshop: we have set up a fellowship workshop that runs every 2 months – follow our updates via FB, twitter and UCL mailing lists. 
Emergency childcare: UCL CS provides you with paid emergency childcare if you are a parent who needs to run to the office and needs emergency babysitting service.
Please contact Ivana Drobnjak i.drobnjak@ucl.ac.uk for details


We are currently working in making as transparent as possible our promotions and appraisals processes. Don’t miss out our updates on the UCL-CS website and our social pages.

Teaching staff

We are currently Implementing workload allocation model for teaching fellows.

Professional services and TSG

We are currently working in identifying areas for development and provide easy pathways to achieve positive career development. Don’t miss out our updates on the UCL-CS website and our social pages.