UCL Department of Physics and Astronomy


Online Outreach


Upcoming Online Events

Astronomy on Tap London:

Ever heard the story of the multi-billion space telescope that turned out to be partially blind and how it was fixed? 

Ever wondered whether we could simulate the entire Universe on a computer? And what does it tell us? 

Join us for a fun and interesting evening of short talks and live Q&A with London astronomers/astrophysicists on Wednesday 8 April, 7pm GMT. 

Please share this with friends and family that might be interested!

The livestream will here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iHIpJ5cOeAw

You can also follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/LondonAoT

Or Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AstronomyOnTapLondon

The Physics and Astronomy Departmental Work Experience for 17 Year Olds (AS level - Year 12)

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The Department of Physics and Astronomy will be hosting the in2science Work Experience programme during Summer 2020.

The 20 places are available to 17 year old (AS/Year 12) students only, with the work experience taking place during July 2020 for a duration of two weeks.

This will be a valuable opportunity for you to gain insight into the Department of Physics and Astronomy and UCL as a whole.

In order to be considered, please apply directly through the in2science website.

Please ensure that you apply as soon as possible. Applications are now being accepted. Full details of the process and application timeline can be found on the in2science web pages.

Widening Participation Opportunities at UCL