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UCL, University of London

Rank: #45 out of 426
80% Recommended
  • Tuition Fees: £ 8255
  • Current Students: 12750
  • Male to Female (%): 53 : 47
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94% of all students studying full time


86% of past students are in work or further study

  • AVG. Grad Salary
  • 24000
  • Students In Halls
  • N / A
  • UG / PG Ratio
  • 55 : 45

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.


Notable Alumni

Christopher Nolan

Nolan read english literature at University College London, he chose UCL specifically for its filmmaking facilities. Nolan was president of the Unions Film Society.

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