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UCL East will be an inspirational and accessible learning environment that challenges traditional models for higher education. It will provide new approaches to practical learning, opportunities for participation and public engagement, facilities for open innovation, and living spaces that are modern and sustainable. It will embody UCL’s commitment to creating and sharing knowledge for the benefit of all.
Our vision is that UCL East will break down barriers between traditional academic activities – across research, education, engagement and enterprise – and between disciplines. ‘UCL East’ captures our commitment to creating a vibrant, diverse and accessible campus in, of and for East London. It also captures our areas of focus – Experiment, Arts, Society & Technology. The campus will: