Exchange: University College, London (UCL)

UCL is one of the world’s leading universities, founded in London to open up education to all on equal terms, and to bring the benefits of learning to society. Today, UCL’s research and teaching drive entrepreneurial solutions to the world’s major problems. Students have taken courses here in areas such as History, Anthropology, Political Science, and Commerce. To learn more about studying abroad at UCL, click here.

Credit Equivalency: 120 Credits = 5.0 UofT FCE

Available courses: Only the following departments are open to exchange students for admission:

– Faculty of Social and Historical Sciences

– Department of Anthropology

– Department of History

– Department of Economics

– Department of Geography

– Department of Political Science

– Institute of the Americas

– Faculty of Engineering Sciences

– Faculty of Mathematical & Physical Sciences

– Faculty of Life Sciences

– Faculty of Brain Sciences (under programs of BA Linguistics and BSc Psychology)

– Faculty of Arts and Humanities

– Department of European Social and Political Studies

– Department of Arts and Sciences (BASc)

Please click here for more information on available courses.

  • Restricted Programs: Students are usually expected to take at least 50% of their courses within their admitting department, but may choose up to 50% as electives from other departments (subject to availability, course tutor approval, and meeting any prerequisites).
  • The School of Management courses are only available for full-year and winter term. Students nominated to Fall term only cannot take Management modules.

Please see more about the study modules & restrictions here. 

Housing: On-campus housing is not guaranteed. Please find more information here.


Country(ies): UK (England)
City: London
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: Fall (Sep-Dec), Winter (Jan-Jun), Year-long (Sep-Jun)
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Yes

Deadlines: Fall/Full Year Deadline: January 17, 2024
Winter Deadline: April 3, 2024


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Study
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fee
Funding: IE Award


Schools/Faculties: All
Requirements: Minimum CGPA: 3.3 (Undergraduates) or B (Graduates), exchange only available after 2 years of study