Science and Technology Studies


STS offers degrees at each university level: undergraduate, masters, and PhD


Science and Technology Studies (STS)

UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies (STS) is a university research and teaching centre for the integrated study of history of science, philosophy of science, science policy, and sociology of science.
HPSC Modules - find details of available modules in STS

HPSC Modules

Modules taught by STS staff for undergraduate and postgraduate students

Admissions - find out details of our BSc, MSc and PhD courses


For applicants to our BSc, MSc, and PhD degree programmes.

Information for current students in the department

Current Students

Information for current students

Staff Pages - Information about current STS Staff

STS People

Details of staff within the department

Research - current projects in the department

STS Research

Departmental research clusters and projects

About STS - Information and FAQs on the department and its history

About STS 

Address, contacts, operations

About STS

Founded in 1921, UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies (STS) is located in the heart of London as part of UCL's Bloomsbury campus. Our teaching is classed as outstanding by students at every level, rated 100% overall satisfaction in UK National Student Surveys in 2013, 2014, and 2017. We have substantial impact in history, policy research, and science communication. We welcome applications for study at every degree level (undergraduate, Masters, and Doctoral).