University College London

University College London Ranking

country rank: 3
world rank: 45

University Overview

University College London ranking was founded in 1826 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the major city of London (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). University College London ranking (UCL) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. In a variety of fields of study, University College London (UCL) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 194-year-old British higher-education school offers a rigorous admission criteria based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University College London Ranking

University Identity

Name University College London
Acronym UCL
Founded 1826
Motto Cuncti adsint meritaeque expectent praemia palmae Let all come who by merit most deserve reward

University Location

Address Gower Street London WC1E 6BT London United Kingdom
Tel +44 (20) 7679 2000
Fax +44 (20) 7679 7920

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Gower Street London WC1E 6BT (20) 7679 7742 (20) 7679 3000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) European University Association (EUA) League of European Research Universities (LERU) IDEA League Russell Group Universities UK

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