As London’s Global University, UCL is engaged with the wider world and committed to changing it for the better. Recognised for its radical and critical thinking and widespread influence, it has an outstanding ability to integrate education, research, innovation and enterprise to address real world problems for the long-term benefit of humanity.

Today, UCL is one of the world's very best universities, currently placed 10th in the world, 5th in Europe and 4th in the UK (QS World University Rankings 2021). With an annual income of £1.36bn (£530m of which is derived from the delivery of world class research), UCL continues to invest in providing a truly exceptional global academic experience for its 43,800 students, 14,300 staff and 300,000 alumni.