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UCL (University College London)

Camden | South East England

Diverse local nightlife Political City

Ucas code: U80

Welcome to University College London, the capital's leading multi-disciplinary university with 8,000 staff and 25,000 students. Our university is a modern, outward-looking institution, committed to engaging with the major issues of our times. We have a global reach - almost two-thirds of our student body come from outside the UK, from 150 countries. UCL today is a true academic powerhouse.
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What students say about this university

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    • The downside

      Teaching

      2013, 3rd year, Macroeconomics

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    • The downside

      Freshers events, more nightlife events

      2013, 3rd year, Clinical Medicine

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    • The downside

      Teaching could be better

      2013, 3rd year, Physics Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • The downside

      community feeling.

      2013, 3rd year, Historical & Philosophical Studies Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • The downside

      Because of location sport could be a pain as faculties miles outside London. Also informal events hard to organise for same...

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      2013, 3rd year, European History

      The downside

      Because of location sport could be a pain as faculties miles outside London. Also informal events hard to organise for same reason.

      2013, 3rd year, European History

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    • The downside

      the actual lectures lol! Atleast for civil engineering

      2013, 2nd year, Civil Engineering Not Elsewhere Classified

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

71%

MED

Political

67%

HIGH

Creative

63%

MED

Sporty

63%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

81%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 98% HIGH
Average graduate salary £25k HIGH

Number of students

37,462

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

48%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

19%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

43%

of students are male

Young / Mature

17%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

41%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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