Situated in the heart of London, UCL was founded in 1826 making it England’s third oldest university. In 2012 UCL joined with the School of Pharmacy to form the UCL School of Pharmacy; and in 2014 UCL joined with the Institute of Education to form the UCL Institute of Education. It is currently ranked 10th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2019) and is the top rated university in the UK for research strength (Research Excellence Framework). Please note that whilst we can help any student apply, we are only able to act as official agents to UCL for foundation courses.
UCL is a member of the prestigious Russell Group, meaning it is widely recognised for its academic strength. The university consistently ranks within the top 10 in the UK and is considered one of the best universities in the country. They are ranked first in the UK for education courses.
Students who have applied with Global Study UK have chosen a range of courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. These include:
Sociology and Politics of Science
Located in London, University College London is one of the top ranked universities in the UK. It’s location means it is close to London’s historic and cultural sites as well as having great transport links to get around the city.
The International Student Support and Welfare Team provide specialist support for all non-UK students at UCL. As well as immigration information, they help to support students through the transition to the university by organising the International Student Orientation Programme at the start of each term.