Diamond League
University College London

UK

University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom

14 World
rank
4 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1826
Short name:
UCL
Type:
Public
Students:
26610
Faculty:
2530
Faculty/Students Ratio:
11
:
1
Web-site:
www.ucl.ac.uk
Region:
Europe
Location:
London
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 14 92.156
Teaching 32 88.118
Research 26 91.318
International Diversity 4 96.053
Financial Sustainability 48 84.835
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 28 96
Research Perfomance Rankings 7 96.837
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TEACHING
World Rank: 32
Country rank: 4
Score: 88.118
League: Diamond League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 26
Country rank: 5
Score: 91.318
League: Diamond League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 4
Country rank: 2
Score: 96.053
League: Diamond League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 48
Country rank: 4
Score: 84.835
League: Diamond League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

UCL is a world-class, research-led university, committed to engaging with the major issues of our times. UCL today is a true academic powerhouse, recognised through consistently high rankings in international and national league tables, and in research citation indices. It numbers 21 Nobel Prize winners amongst its historical community of staff and alumni. UCL`s pioneering approach is evident today in its research strategy commitment to address a series of Grand Challenges by applying cross-disciplinary research in tackling the problems of the modern world, in global health, sustainable cities, intercultural interaction and human wellbeing. UCL?s teaching and learning strategy embeds skills training and concepts of citizenship within academic learning, to prepare students to respond to the intellectual, social and personal challenges that the future holds. With 26,700 students and 9,000 staff from 150 countries, UCL is truly London's Global University.

Mission Statement

We are London's Global University, a world-leading centre of research and teaching, dedicated to developing and disseminating original knowledge to benefit the world of the future.