Undergraduate prospectus


Student life

Student life

Student life

Why UCL?

Why UCL?

Consistently high academic rankings, a growing number of Nobel Prize winners and UCL's location at the heart of a truly global city are just some of the reasons why students and employers choose UCL.

Teaching and learning

Research-based learning: A UCL education

At UCL, our students get the chance to carry out research of their own, and have a say in decisions affecting their education.

Life skills

Learn how UCL's teaching can help you develop your academic and life skills.

Global citizenship

A two-week summer programme aimed at broadening students' experiences for life after graduation.

Study abroad

Get an international perspective by studying abroad as part of your undergraduate degree programme.

Work and department placements

Broaden your experience through a work placement or take part in a summer research programme.

Campus and facilities

Academic resources

A number of resources to help you with your studies including libraries, museums and UCL's Centre for Languages & International Education (CLIE).


Relax on campus in your free time by visiting the Bloomsbury Theatre, going to a gig at the Students' Union, or learning something new at one of UCL's museums.

Contemplation facilities

UCL is a secular institution and has a contemplation room on-site for private meditation and prayer.

Support and welfare

All students

UCL offers a number of support and health services to all students including a day nursery, health centre and facilities for those with disabilities.

International students

Support is available to international students before and after arriving at UCL through immigration advice and the International Students' Orientation Programme.

Clubs, societies and volunteering

Students' Union

Students' Union UCL runs over 200 clubs and societies giving students the opportunity to participate in sports activities, attend events or volunteer through the Volunteering Service.

Student Ambassadors

UCL students can help at UCL events, giving tours and presentations, by becoming a Student Ambassador.

School and college partnerships

Further opportunities to volunteer.