University College London (UCL)

WORLD RANK

2012-13
17

London, United Kingdom

Region: Europe

  • Overall score
    85.5
  • Teaching
    83.5
  • International outlook
    89.0
  • Industry income
    45.1
  • Research
    88.8
  • Citations
    86.8

To find the best shortcut between any two points on its campus, UCL's Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis has designed a handheld Routefinder. Alumni of Britain's first university to admit women on equal terms include Jonathan Ross, Jonathan Dimbleby, Robert Browning, Jomo Kenyatta and cricketer David Gower. Today, around 21,600 students are served by about 8,000 staff.