Mathematical & Physical Sciences
The Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
encompasses the logical, experimental and mathematical study of our
Universe. The Faculty is an internationally renowned centre for both theoretical and applied research and a centre of educational excellence.
Front-line research feeds directly into our teaching programmes, and our students benefit from access to first-class laboratory facilities.
Researchers in the Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences have been awarded three major new grants from the European Research Council (ERC). These are in the areas of mathematics and nanotechnology.
Published: Mar 5, 2015 12:31:19 PM
Seventeen researchers from around UCL have been shortlisted to present their research to a panel of expert judges and over 100 MPs in this year’s SET for Britain competition.
Published: Mar 4, 2015 4:27:44 PM
‘Strange Creatures: The art of unknown animals’ is a new exhibition at the Grant Museum of Zoology at UCL. By examining the world of animal representations, the exhibition explores how imagery has been used to bring newly discovered animals into the public eye.
Published: Mar 3, 2015 5:53:00 PM
New research shows how the Sun and the atmosphere of Venus interact, making the planet lose 300kg of atmospheric gas every day. The research, published in the journal Planetary and Space Science, comes from two teams led by scientists at UCL's Mullard Space Science Laboratory.
Published: Feb 19, 2015 12:11:23 PM
Natural Sciences degrees
BSc and MSci
The faculty's flagship degree programme, Natural Sciences, combines courses from across the mathematical, physical and life sciences into a single, innovative cross-disciplinary degree.
Undergraduate and postgraduate degrees
The faculty offers a broad range of single-subject science degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Our subject areas are:
- Earth Sciences
- Physics & Astronomy
- Science & Technology Studies
- Space and Climate Physics
- Statistical Science