Teaching & Learning


Initiatives and resources supporting the objectives of UCL's Education Strategy 2016-21


UCL Education Conference

UCL has been holding internal teaching and learning conferences in a variety of forms to share interesting practice and stimulate discussion for nearly 20 years.

Important notice

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 mitigation, we will no longer be holding the UCL Education Conference in 2020. 

If you have submitted an abstract, we have contacted you directly. You have the option to defer your submission to the conference we expect to hold in 2021. 

For any queries, please contact arenacentre@ucl.ac.uk 

Thank you for your understanding. 

UCL Education Conference Committee

Every year the UCL Education Conference (formerly the Teaching and Learning Conference) brings together the UCL education community to share innovative and exciting practice and highlight solutions to perennial challenges in teaching and learning.

Staff and students present in a range of formats about any issue pertinent to teaching and learning, and sessions are designed to facilitate discussion among the whole UCL community.

Past conferences

  • 2019: Inclusivity
  • 2018: Themes included engaging students in research, improving assessment and feedback, supporting UCL students in their studies.

  • 2017: In 2017 the annual UCL Education conference was replaced by the Connecting Higher Education conference. UCL hosted this international conference, co-developed by UCL, McMaster University (Canada) and the University of Adelaide (Australia).

  • 2016: What does a vibrant and committed community of learners and teachers look like in a research-intensive environment?

  • 2015: Connected Curriculum.

  • 2014: What does research-based education mean?

  • 2013: Embedding skills and employability in the curriculum.