UCL Medical School


About Us

UCL has educated doctors since 1834 and the medical school sits in the heart of London. Working closely with several major teaching hospitals it provides a truly world class medical education.   

Many UCL Medical School alumni have gone on to become high-profile figures and leaders of the medical profession across the globe. The current Presidents of the Royal College of Physicians, the Royal College of Surgeons and the Chair of the General Medical Council are our alumni. 

The Medical School is currently ranked 10th in the world in the QS World University Rankings (2018) and 7th in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2018.


Mission and Strategy

Find out about our divisional strategy

University College's main building in the late 1820s…


Read about our history

UCL Opening Session 2016

Our place in UCL

Find out about our place within UCL 

The Whittington Hospital…


Read about the UCH, Royal Free and Whittington campuses

Athena Swan Bronze award

Athena SWAN

We are committed to achieving equality and diversity at UCL Medical School

UCL flag…


Find out about honorary titles and if we're recruiting