12 August 2014Student satisfaction at UCL has risen by 2%, according to the latest National Student Survey (NSS) results.
31 July 2014Today we received with sadness the news of the passing of our dear colleague, friend, and outstanding planner and academic, Professor Sir Peter Hall. Please find a tribute to Professor Sir Peter Hall ...
24 June 2014Climate scientists need to establish a professional body to help define their roles, values and practices to satisfy society’s needs, and to provide guidance to improve their training and development, according to ...
27 May 2014UCL has submitted a planning application to transform Wates House for The Bartlett School of Architecture.
15 May 2014A bold bid to uncover an alternative to the current failed model of economic growth is being launched via the establishment of a new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity, led by the renowned ...
London debates the virtues of high and low
28 August 2014Professor Peter Rees (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) says that many high-rise building projects are aimed at foreign buyers who often buy to invest and not to live in. Read: New York Times
North-South infrastructure divide
07 August 2014Professor John Tomaney (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) discusses the disparity in the amount of money spent in the North-East and in London on infrastructure. Listen: BBC Radio Newcastle 'Breakfast' (from 23 mins 49 secs)
06 August 2014Professor John Tomaney (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) discusses the Chancellor’s vision for a ‘Northern Powerhouse’. Listen: BBC Radio Cornwall ‘Mark Forrest’ (from 13 mins 55 secs)
You might be surprised to find out who is living in London’s luxury apartments
05 August 2014Dr Nicola Livingstone (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) looks at how the internationalisation of education and the “flight to quality” of overseas students to highly rated institutions has changed London’s student housing market. Read: The Conversation
Get London’s infrastructure right
04 August 2014Professor Tim Broyd (UCL Bartlett) comments on the London Infrastructure Plan (LIP) 2050 report and the radical changes to planning required to deliver the LIP effectively. Read: Evening Standard