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University College London

UCL is a university that ambitious innovators, visionalary trendsetters and disruptive thinkiners call home. We are amongst the best in the world, and are eighth in the QS World University Rankings. Academic excellence is where we excel and we have 30 Nobel Laureates. 

UCL is a top-ranked university with world-changing research and a progressive approach to academia, UCL is a little bit different. It is home to innovators, industry disruptors, thinkers and change-makers. Students jump into studies and hands-on research across hundreds of programmes. There are a lot of ways to learn, at UCL, postgraduate students learn by doing - shaping the world around them with a hands-on approach. In a world that’s changing, you can change the world. And all it takes for you to make your mark? One year.

GREAT Scholarships 2022

University College London has four GREAT Scholarships available for the 2022-23 academic year for students from China (two), Singapore (one), and Vietnam (one). 

Visit the UCL website for eligible subjects and to apply for a GREAT Scholarship by 30 May 2022. 

GREAT Scholarships for justice and law 2022

University College London has one GREAT Scholarship for justice and law available for the 2022-23 academic year for a student from Pakistan.

The scholarship is available across all LLM Law Programmes, including LLM Specialist Law Degrees such as Competition Law.

Visit the UCL website to find out more about the justice and law scholarship and to apply by 30 May 2022.

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University College London

Key subjects introduction

Arts and Humanities 

Ranked 5th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2021), the Faculty of Arts & Humanities at UCL is recognised globally for both its teaching and research excellence.

Alongside our range of degree programmes across the traditional arts and humanities departments of Arts & Sciences, English, European & International Social & Political Studies (EISPS), Philosophy, Greek & Latin, and the School of European Languages, Culture & Society (SELCS), we are also proud to offer study in Hebrew & Jewish Studies, Information Studies, and in the Slade: one of the world's leading schools of fine art.

Study Climate Change at UCL

A UCL education is a climate education. Number 1 in the University Carbon League, our students have the opportunity to delve into climate issues and make an impact through many of UCL's programmes of study, as well as engage with our communities outside of the classroom, such as the Climate Action Society, the fastest growing student society at UCL. Is  A list of climate-related programmes can be found on our Climate Hub.

UCL Laws

UCL Laws is a law faculty for the world: a diverse, international and progressive community of students, researchers, world-leading academics, and alumni embedded in a top, research-orientated university. 

Our research has real-world impact, shaping legal and judicial policy in the UK and worldwide. Students gain an outstanding grounding in the theory of law, and through a range of student-led activities and competitions, gain an understanding of how principles are applied in practice.