UCL Giving


Areas to support

For generations, our donors have played a vital role in opening up a UCL education and enabling research into the world’s most pressing problems. The topics below represent areas where donors can currently make the biggest impact.


When a donor makes an investment in cancer research at UCL, they help accelerate the journey to greater understanding, smarter diagnostics, kinder treatments and less cancer.


With the visionary support of funders, we are set to achieve a neuroscience revolution which will improve the lives of millions.

UCL East

We are building a campus for the future: a place where researchers, students, communities and industry will come together to create and share knowledge for the benefit of people and planet.


Through our scholarships programmes, donors are making sure the choice to study at UCL is open to anyone with the ability.


UCL has partnered with Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Moorfields Eye Charity to build a new, state-of-the-art facility that will be the largest co-located site for eye research, education and care globally.

Mental Health

Donors who invest in UCL’s powerful mental health community will work with us to transform how mental health disorders are prevented, diagnosed, and treated. 

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Support a faculty, department or centre

UCL research takes place within and across our 11 faculties. Explore the opportunities to support our faculties, and the departments and centres they're home to.

Climate change and sustainability

The climate emergency is one of the most complex and insidious threats humanity faces. Meeting a problem of this scale requires powerful research communities like UCL to lead the push for change.

Students with laptops in conversation in the Project Space at UCL East.

Donors are supporting a thriving entrepreneurial community and enabling startups which attract millions of pounds of investment, create jobs and spearhead innovation.


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