The same yr, UCL admitted girls to the schools of Arts and Law and of Science, though girls remained barred from the colleges of Engineering and of Medicine (excluding programs on public well being and hygiene). While UCL claims to have been the first university in England to admit women on equal phrases to men, from 1878, the University of Bristol additionally makes this claim, having admitted girls from its basis (as a university) in 1876.
In October 2013, it was announced that the Translation Studies Unit of Imperial College London would transfer to UCL, changing into part of the UCL School of European Languages, Culture and Society. In December 2013, it was introduced that UCL and the educational publishing firm Elsevier would collaborate to ascertain the UCL Big Data Institute. The School of Pharmacy, University of London merged with UCL on 1 January 2012, becoming the UCL … Read More