UCL East


Study and Research

Explore our innovative courses, new schools and centres and where to get all the information you need to apply. At UCL East, students work alongside world-leading academics and partners to break boundaries and make an impact on real world problems.

New cutting edge courses, first of their kind

All courses at UCL East are either cross-disciplinary or interdisciplinary, designed by academics from different departments, together with industry, partners and practitioners. Many of these courses are set to be among the first of their kind in the world giving our students a unique learning experience.

New schools and centres for collaboration

UCL East is bringing together eight UCL faculties to deliver well over 50 new postgraduate and undergraduate degree programmes. Innovation and collaboration are designed in, with students and staff working in shared environments and learning by doing, whatever their individual specialism.

A unique location in the heart of east London

Situated in Stratford and on the River Lea, our new campus is based across two buildings initially, One Pool Street (opened in 2022) and Marshgate (opened 2023). Built alongside world leading sport, business, innovation, culture and leisure facilities, UCL East offers students opportunities to work with local organisations, employers, partners, schools and charities on challenges facing local communities that have the potential to impact cities around the world.  

Courses now available

Our hands-on degree programmes will equip students with the multidisciplinary skills they need for a changing world. With an emphasis on the environment, cutting-edge digital technology and entrepreneurship, students will actively contribute to emerging fields of research.

Find out more below about the degree courses on offer. Check the linked pages for information on the course content, entry requirements, fees and funding, and upcoming Open Days (book your space or watch on-demand).

All courses below are based in east London, either on our UCL East campus, or our Here East base.

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Built environment, urban studies

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Social and historical sciences


Biodiversity, conservation, sustainability

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Finance, management, entrepreneurship

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Engineering, physical and medical sciences

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Media, arts and humanities


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Schools and centres

Our UCL East campus brings together expertise from our existing UCL faculties to form new schools and centres. From architectural design to robotics, media to art and technology, heritage to engineering and advanced propulsion. Study and research at UCL East draws on UCL's diverse strengths and builds on our existing presence in east London nearby at Here East.

Find out more below about our new UCL schools and centres at UCL East:

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Podcast: New beginnings - UCL East

Find out more and view the transcript here

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