Faculty of Social & Historical Sciences



Cutting-edge research lies at the heart of the faculty’s work. As well as being a core objective of UCL as a research-intensive university, research informs and inspires teaching in the faculty.
Research Spotlights

Research Spotlights

Explore our Research Spotlights to find out more about our academics, their research and what they'll be working on next.

REF2021 UCL No.2 in the UK for Research Power

REF 2021

The impacts of UCL Social & Historical Sciences research on the wider world have been recognised in the Research Excellence Framework 2021.

Explore our outstanding results and details of submitted case studies spanning the breadth of our disciplines.