Year of Establishment - 1826 

  1. USPs of the University
    • Has built connections with famous teaching hospitals like Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, the Royal Free Hospital, and Moorfields Eye Hospital.
    • Has been rated among the top for Research strength by Research Excellence Framework in 2014. 
    • 29 students/academics have been awarded the Nobel Prize. 11 UCL Honorary Graduates and Fellows have also been given the award.
  2. Job and Placements
    • Connected with over 1000 employers. 
    • UCL Careers helps students get advice on job opportunities. 
    • UCL JobOnline is the online job portal. 
    • UCL Talent Bank helps students connect with different employers. 
  3. Infrastructural Facilities
    • The university houses buildings that have even been used for filming purposes, for example, Front Quad was used as a model for ancient Rome in Gladiator.
  4. Residence
    • Contains 6000 beds in 26 halls
  5. Notable Alumni
    • Isaac Rosenberg (UCL Slade 1913)
    • Stella Gibbons (UCL Journalism 1923)
    • Francis Crick (UCL Physics 1937)
    • Roger Penrose (UCL Mathematics 1952)
    • Junichiro Koizumi (UCL Economics 1968)
    • Baroness Scotland (UCL Laws 1976)
    • Farshid Moussavi (UCL Bartlett 1989)
    • Christine Ohuruogu MBE (UCL Linguistics 2005)
  6. Location
    • Address - University College London, Gower Street, London. 
    • Bus Services - Available either in front of the main gate or in front of Warren Street Station. 
    • Train Services - Euston, King’s Cross, and St Pancras are the closest stations. 
    • London Underground (Tube) Services - Euston Square (Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan and Circle lines), Warren Street (Northern and Victoria lines), Euston (Northern and Victoria lines) and Russell Square (Piccadilly line) are the closest. 
    • Nearest Airport - Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and London City Airport.
    • Nearest Hospital - University College Hospital, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU.


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