UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


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The UCL Institute of Ophthalmology is best place in the world to study ophthalmology. Find out about our extensive education programme, from taught programmes to research degrees to short courses, most of which we run jointly with Moorfields Education.
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Why study with us?

We offer a research and teaching environment ranked as world-leading and are home to the largest co-located site for eye research, education and care in the world.

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Postgraduate taught degrees

Aimed at medics, science graduates, and allied healthcare professionals, our postgraduate degrees will advance your knowledge of ophthalmology or prepare you for clinical training.

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Postgraduate research degrees

Be at the cutting edge of ophthalmic and bioscience research led by world-renowned experts. Our main areas of focus are ageing and disease, repair and regeneration and new ways to assess vision.

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Summer schools

Experience what it’s like to work at the highest level in eye care. Over several weeks each summer, you can choose to study different aspects of the work we do, in partnership with Moorfields Eye Hospital.

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Virtual and short courses

Whether you want to polish your microsurgical skills, learn more about retinal disease or brush up on FRCO exam topics, our short courses will help you boost your career.

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Student testimonials

Find out what our students have to say about studying at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.