UCL Institute of Neurology



UCL Institute of Neurology, Queen Square

Institute of Neurology Open Day

Thursday 26th May: 16:30 - 18:00

33 Queen Square, basement Lecture Theatre

The UCL Institute of Neurology will be holding an Open Day for prospective students on Thursday 26th May 2016, 16:30-18:00. This will be held in our lecture theatre at number 33 Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG.
The Open day will comprise a short introduction to our courses and you will have the opportunity to meet and interact with faculty and current students.
If you would like to sign up to attend the Open Day please email the Education Unit at ion.educationunit@ucl.ac.uk
If you are not in the UK at present, we have also organised a webinar, an online way to meet Institute of Neurology staff and ask questions. You can email us on ion.educationunit@ucl.ac.uk to attend the webinar
For further information on our courses please see http://www.ucl.ac.uk/ion/education.
We look forward to meeting you on Thursday 26th May!

The mission of the UCL Institute of Neurology is to carry out high-quality research, teaching and training in basic and clinical neurosciences. Together with our associated specialist hospital, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, the Institute promotes the translation of research that is of direct clinical relevance into improved patient care and treatment.With its concentration of clinical and applied scientific activity the Institute is a unique national resource for postgraduate training and research in neurology, its associated disciplines and the basic neurosciences. The Education Unit does not arrange work experience or internship opportunities at the UCL Institute of Neurology or the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. Any person interested in arranging a work experience/internship will need to contact a researcher at the UCL Institute of Neurology and obtain their agreement for a placement to commence. It is not possible to accept people under the age of 18 for work experience/internships. Final year medical students need to apply to the Elective programme to arrange a placement at the Institute of Neurology.
The MRes Stroke Medicine, MSc/MRes Neuromuscular Disease and MSc in Dementia: Causes, Treatments and Research (Neuroscience) all offer scholarships. More information can be found on the course pages.

Important funding news:
If you’re starting a postgraduate master’s course from 1 August 2016, and are a UK/EU national, you may be able to apply for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,000 to help with your course and living costs. For further information see https://www.gov.uk/studentfinancesteps.


Any questions? ion.educationunit@ucl.ac.uk (opens your email software)

In addition to the Diploma, MSc, and PhD Programmes, a wide and varied range of other teaching and educational opportunities are available at the Institute. These include Professional Training activities, such as the

For an insight into student life at the Institute have a look at our Student Profiles, and our staff and student photos or look at our videos. 

Student Handbook 2015-16

The UCL Institute of Neurology Education Unit has collaborations with three leading European Universities. Information on our partners can be found below:

Berlin School of Mind and Brain

Université Pierre et Marie Curie (UPMC) and Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS)