The UCL Cancer Institute is the hub for cancer research at University College London, one of the World's Top Medical Universities. The Medical Institute draws together over 300 talented scientists who are working together to translate research discoveries into developing kinder, more effective therapies for cancer patients. Students are able to study for BSc, MSc, MRes and PhD qualifications.
UCL Medical School is currently ranked 10th in the world in the QS World University Rankings Top Medical Universities (2018) and 7th in the UK by the Complete University Guide 2018. Working closely with several major teaching hospitals it provides a truly world class medical education. Our MBBS is one of the most prestigious in the world and many UCL Medical School alumni have gone on to become high-profile figures and leaders of the medical profession across the globe.
Since the first surgery was performed under anaesthesia by a UCL surgeon in 1846 UCL has led the way in Surgical Innovation. Our division of Surgery and Interventional Sciences is at the Cutting Edge of the Latest Medical Techniques – from Nano-technology to Virtual Reality. The Division offers UG, MSc, MRes and Phd courses. We partner with over 30 World Class Research Centres and 3 of the UK’s Leading Hospitals (UCLH, Royal Free and Stanmore).
The Division of Infection and Immunity has a long tradition of expertise and achievement in the study of human infectious and autoimmune diseases. We link fundamental laboratory research in immunology, virology, microbiology and autoimmunity, with the specialised clinical interests of UCL associated Hospitals. We offer courses at both under and postgraduate levels.
The UCL Division of Medicine aims to understand the basis of disease, and to develop better diagnostics and treatments for diseases with an emphasis on Experimental Medicine. This is achieved through World-leading Research in Medicine and Biological Sciences and BSc, MSc, MRes and PhD courses which attract the best students from all over the world.
Eastman Dental Institute is a World Leading Academic Centre for Postgraduate and Translational Research in Oral Health. The Institute is continually improving systemic and oral health through the innovative development of novel treatments, therapies, diagnostics and smart materials. Eastman offers Msc, MRes and Phd Courses.
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The UCL Research Domains are large, cross-disciplinary research communities that span UCL and our partner organisations, fostering interaction and collaboration.
We believe that by bringing together a critical mass of expertise we can undertake internationally leading research in our key areas of strength.
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As one of the world’s Top Medical Universities in Medical and Biomedical Research we are able to see first-hand the directions in which Medicine and Science are moving and where patient and industry needs are growing. This knowledge ensures that we are producing and teaching some of the most Innovative masters in science courses for professionals across the world.
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Our unique mix of pioneering research, best in class academics & clinicians, cutting-edge facilities, world-renowned partner hospitals & institutions and location in the world's most global city makes UCL one of the best places in the world to undertake undergraduate and post-graduate studies in Medical Sciences.“