Global UCL

Global UCL Fortnight takes place from Monday 14 November - Friday 25 November. Continue your induction at UCL by celebrating the different cultures and communities at UCL and throughout London through a number of events, workshops and activities.


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Introductory Programme (Global)
Online Module

The UCL Introductory Programme is designed to help you learn about the university’s past, present, and future, as well as introduce you to some UCL places and people. You’ll be engaging with new ideas and ways of thinking to help prepare you for your studies.

UCL describes itself as London’s Global University. But what does it mean to be global? Complete the UCL: Global London module to find out!

Complete this here: Introductory Programme Origins Module

Introduction to Study Abroad at UCL
Information Session

Interested in studying abroad? Join the introductory session for an overview of the short-term and longer-term opportunities available to you at UCL.

If you are a student eligible to study abroad as part of your degree programme, attend this event to find out what to consider when thinking about where to study abroad and practical considerations in preparation of your placement abroad.

Date: Monday 14 November  
Time: 13:00 – 13:50
Location: Anatomy G29 J Z Young Lecture Theatre Medical Sciences and Anatomy

Book your place via the website

UCL East, Global London
On campus events

Explore UCL East, a world-renowned quarter for culture, education and innovation on the Park in Stratford, east London

Monday 14th - Tour the London Stadium – visit the iconic and world famous Olympic stadium, now home to West Ham United.

Tuesday 15thRide the Orbital Slide – brave the iconic slide with discounted entry for this event only!

Wednesday 16thRed Bus Tour – discover East London on an iconic Red Bus!

Wednesday 23rd5km Run - take this amazing opportunity to run inside a world famous Olympic venue!


Short -Term Global Opportunities Session
Live information session

Interested in undertaking a short term global opportunity?
Attend the UCL Go Abroad Week lunchtime session to find out more about the types of short-term placement, the types of funding available and how to apply.

Date: Thursday 17 November  
Time: 13:00 – 13:50
Location: Medical Sciences and Anatomy, Medical Sciences 131 A V Hill LT

Book your place via the website

Study Abroad Student Insight Panel
Live Panel Event

Join UCL Go Abroad for this panel event, where several UCL students who have recently completed their own study abroad placements will share their experiences, top tips and words of wisdom.

Come prepared with your questions for the panel and gain an insight into the Study Abroad experience from those who have been there and experienced it!

Date: Wednesday 16 November
Time: 13:00 – 13:50
Location: Medical Sciences and Anatomy, Medical Sciences 131 A V Hill LT

Book your place via the website