UCL Institute of Ophthalmology


Study at the Institute

Yuyi Ren, student at UCL

Student testimonials

Hear from some of our current students and recent graduates about their experiences studying at the Institute of Ophthalmology and Moorfields Eye Hospital.

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Postgraduate courses

Our postgraduate courses are aimed at medics, science graduates, and allied healthcare professionals who want to advance their knowledge of ophthalmology or prepare for clinical training.

Close work at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

Postgraduate research (MPhil/PhD/MDRes)

The Institute of Ophthalmology has led the way in research into the human eye for decades. Join a research project here and be at the cutting edge of what’s going on in ophthalmology right now. Headed up by internationally renowned experts, our main areas of focus are ageing and disease, repair and regeneration, and ground-breaking ways to assess vision.

Diagnostic equipment at the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

Online 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 are designed to meet your needs wherever you are in your career. Aimed at ophthalmologists, optometrists, nurses, trainee doctors, GPs and other healthcare professionals, you can learn in a practical hands-on way, online, or both.