80209 students are using the Uni Compare app

UCL, University of London

  Loading
       Ranked 17 out of 425

University Statistcs

  • Uni Compare Ranking
    17 / 425
  • Full Time Students
    94%
  • Guardian Ranking
    VARIED
  • Students in work/study
    86%
  • Undergraduate to Postgraduate UG to PG Ratio
    55 : 45
  • UK to InternationalForeign Ratio
    68 : 32

University Summary

University College London (UCL) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, and the oldest and largest constituent college of The federal University of London. Founded in 1826, UCL was the first university institution to be founded in London and the first in England to be established on an entirely secular basis, to admit students regardless of their religion and to admit women on equal terms with men. UCL became one of the two founding colleges of the University of London in 1836.

UCL’s main campus is located in the Bloomsbury area of central London, with a number of institutes and teaching hospitals located elsewhere in central London. UCL is organized into 10 constituent faculties, within which there are over 100 departments, institutes and research centers. UCL has around 26,220 students and 10,100 staff and had a total income of £869 million in 2011/12, of which £301 million was from research grants and contracts. UCL has around 4,000 academic and research staff and 650 professors, the highest number of any British university.

 

University Accommodation

Student life at University is so much more than your bedroom. For most of you, student accommodation will be your first time living independently, and all universities will strive to offer you a welcoming environment so that your new room instantly feels like home. Universities offer a fantastic choice of living, all which provides a safe, secure and sociable start to your university experience. Find out more about this university's accommodation on the link below.

Find out more

UCL, University of London Reviews

University Location

University Address: 235 Euston Rd, NW1 2BU

Recommended Universities