UCL Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy



From reaching the full potential of digital technologies to shaping the future of our cities, policy-makers and leaders who want to create fairer, more inclusive and sustainable societies must bring together a range of expertise and knowledge to drive change. Our dynamic and innovative education programmes to help you become a leader in your field.
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Science and Engineering for Social Change BSc

Our interdisciplinary BSc equips next-generation social change leaders with practical knowledge from engineering and physical sciences and a thorough understanding of government and policymaking.

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Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Our Master of Public Administration (MPA) degrees (focused respectively on climate, development, digital, health and urban) provide skills and tools to work at the interface between science, technology, engineering and policy.

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Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy MSc (Online)

Launching in September 2025, our Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy MSc will be taught fully online, giving you the flexibility to engage with the programme from anywhere in the world.

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Doctoral programmes

Our Doctoral Training Programme (DTP) centres on fostering the development of world-class interdisciplinary researchers and practitioners.

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STEaPP electives 2024/25

Our electives enable postgraduate taught and undergraduate students from across UCL to explore specialist areas of policy making for science and technology.

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How to Change the World

An innovative hands-on programme that equips Engineering undergraduate students with the skills to develop creative and technically robust solutions to today’s global challenges.

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Professional education

Find out more about our broad offering of continuing professional development (CPD) and executive education courses tailored to professionals.