University College London

No. of international students 10075 2013 Ranking 4
Student : Staff ratio 12.6 2014 Ranking 4
Engineering Undergraduate Postgraduate
Business Management Undergraduate Postgraduate


UCL is consistently ranked among the best universities in the world, with an emphasis on innovative teaching and research excellence (it got its 21st Nobel prize in 2009). Its alumni include Gandhi, Alexander Graham Bell and, of course, Coldplay. At least 50% of staff were ranked as of world-leading quality or internationally excellent in the latest research assessment exercise (2008). UCL has expertise in a broad range of disciplines, and places an emphasis on crossing traditional subject boundaries to provide teaching, skills and solutions relevant to today’s global issues.

  • Best academic to student ratio in the UK – 1:10
  • In 2011-12 alone UCL supported the creation of 34 new student businesses
  • 62% of UCLs Research submissions were marked “of world – leading quality”, placing UCL 3rd in the UK



Situated in Bloomsbury, in the heart of London, students will be able to enjoy all that the Capital of Britain has to offer. Whether it is touring the world famous landmarks that make Britain an icon in the world such as Buckingham Palace or Trafalgar Square, taking in a west end show or eating your away around the 150 plus cuisines that you can enjoy in this city of 12 million people you are sure to find that London has everything to offer. World class sports teams and a location that friends and family will be queuing up to visit, London is the place to be.