Institute of Education


UCL Knowledge Lab

Leading interdisciplinary digital research and design in education.

London Knowledge Lab building

Director: Professor Carey Jewitt

Our mission is to understand and to develop digital technologies to support and transform education, and beyond.

Technologies for teaching and learning

Based on research evidence, we devise new pedagogies, design and implement innovative digital media and smart technologies for teaching and learning, and inform policymakers and educational stakeholders.


The Knowledge Lab brings together experts with imagination and insight from across different disciplinary backgrounds to:

  • Undertake cutting edge research on digital media and technologies
  • Provide an innovative and exciting interdisciplinary range of postgraduate courses
  • Create empowering technologies for communication and learning that lower the barriers to knowledge and widen access
  • Incubate enterprise and achieve impact via partnerships with public sector, business and industry.
Our staff
Study with us
Seminar series

Latest news

Forthcoming events