Undergraduate Virtual Open Days
Our Virtual Open Days:
are a great chance to find out more about your chosen course, the department and studying at UCL. You'll have the opportunity to hear from academic staff and ask any questions you might have about life at UCL.
Virtual Open Day April 2023 Recording
Head of Department Q&A
UCL Observatory Tour
UCLO Explore is a short educational video game where you can explore the UCL Observatory site to learn about and interact with our 5 astronomical telescopes.
Lia Li on optical tweezers and entrepreneurship
FIrst Image of black hole at the centre of our galaxy
A global team involving UCL researches has produced the first image of the supermassive black hole at the centre of our own Milky Way galaxy.The result provides overwhelming evidence that the object is indeed a black hole and yields valuable clues about the workings of such giants, which are thought to reside at the centre of most galaxies.
Meet the Expert: Andrew Pontzen
Tell me about Astronomy and Physics:
From the everyday technology of flat-screen televisions to theories on the origin of the universe, the principles of matter, energy, space and time explored in physics and astrophysics are fundamental to our lives. Our accredited degrees develop rigorous and creative problem-solving skills, preparing you for an exciting career.
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