Information Services Division



Opinio is a web-based survey tool which provides a framework for authoring and distributing surveys as well as a range of reporting facilities.

What Opinio can do

Opinio provides a number of question types including multiple choice, rating, drop-down lists, numeric, matrix, essay and open-ended.

Surveys can be delivered either by open-access or by invitation to a specified list. Opinio also provides a poll facility that allows you to embed polls into a webpage.

Note: Use of Opinio is in accordance with the terms and conditions
detailed in the Service Level Agreement.

Who can use it

Opinio is currently only available to UCL staff and postgraduate students.

Undergraduate students are advised to look at the review of web-based survey tools.

Note: Postgraduate accounts on the Opinio system are at the discretion of Opinio Administration and are given only if a member of Staff (often a Supervisor) can vouch for the student. If you are a Postgraduate student, you should fill out the Request Opinio account form below ensuring you ask a member of staff to confirm their support before completing the staff sponsorship section of the form and submitting it.

Getting started with Opinio

Request an Opinio account


Opinio help and support

Digital Education cannot provide support or advice on designing questionnaires or analysing data, however you are advised to look at the guides above before undertaking your questionnaire.

NOTE: All research involving the use of personal data must be registered with the Data Protection Officer before you can start to collect data. To register your research please complete Form 2: Registration for new Research Projects [.doc]