University College London
University College London

About Us

University College London is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, and the oldest and largest constituent college of the federal University of London.UCL was established in 1826 to open up education in England for the first time to students of any race, class or religion. UCL was also the first university to welcome female students on equal terms with men. Academic excellence and conducting research that addresses real-world problems inform our ethos to this day.UCL has the best academic to student ratio in the UK (1:10), enabling small class sizes and outstanding individual support .UCL is one of the top two universities in the UK for number of professors, which means that our students are taught by the most highly qualified experts in their field.UCL provides an environment that encourages students to be ambitious yet idealistic. In 2011–2012 alone, UCL supported the creation of 34 new student businesses, and nearly half all students volunteered on community projects.