UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology


UCL Institute of Neurology

Research and teaching excellence

The Institute of Neurology has a world class reputation for neuroscience. It is a specialist postgraduate institute of University College London and is closely associated in its work with the National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery.

In combination they form a national and international centre at Queen Square for teaching, training and research in neurology and allied clinical and basic neurosciences.

What We Do

Discovery Research

motor neurons

The overarching research mission of the Institute is to undertake world class discovery neuroscience and translate it into improved diagnostics and treatments  for patients with all neurological and neuropsychiatric diseases.

Research impact

Translate science into treatments

LWENC laboratory

UCL Institute of Neurology aims to be the translational experimental medicine hub of UCL Neuroscience, translating pre-clinical science into experimental medicine research in patients.

Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Centre

Education and training

Students studying

Queen Square is an international leader in the provision of research-led education in clinical neuroscience and has a leadership role in clinical training nationally.

Prospective students