UCL Grand Challenges


The UCL Grand Challenges are a key part of UCL's Research Strategy. The Grand Challenges convene and cultivate cross-disciplinary collaborations that explore joined-up solutions in six areas related to matters of pressing societal concern: Global Health, Cultural Understanding, Sustainable Cities, Human Wellbeing, Justice and Equality and Transformative Technology.

Helping UCL researchers to engage with other disciplines, in London and globally

Get help with your UCL project from the Grand Challenges

Workshops, policy engagement opportunities, internships and more

Read stories of our work having an impact around the world

Over £60,000 has been awarded in the latest round of Grand Challenges small grants

Come together with the finest minds from every discipline