Institute of Education Departments

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Institute of Education Departments

Institute of Education Departments

Departments and Centres

At the forefront of education and social science teaching and research, the IOE is home to 6 academic departments and over 30 centres.

Students and researchers at the IOE work collaboratively with world-renowned academics and sector specialists to advance knowledge and professional practice.

Academic departments

Research and education centres

As the world’s leading centre in the field of education and social science, we also host a wide variety of specialist centres that complement our commitment to teaching and research excellence.

Academic Writing Centre
Centre for Applied Linguistics
Centre for Critical Education Policy Studies
Centre for Doctoral Education
Centre for Education and International Development
Centre for Education in the Criminal Justice System
Centre for Educational Evaluation and Accountability
Centre for Educational Neuroscience
Centre for Engineering Education
Centre for Global Higher Education
Centre for Global Youth
Centre for Holocaust Education
Centre for Higher Education Studies
Centre for Language, Literacy and Numeracy: Research & Practice
Centre for Learning and Life Chances in Knowledge Economies and Societies
Centre for Longitudinal Studies
Centre for Multimodal Research
Centre for Post-14 Education and Work
Centre for Research and Evaluation in Muslim Education
Centre for Research in Autism and Education
Centre for Understanding Social Pedagogy
Cohort and Longitudinal Studies Enhancement Resources
Confucius Institute for Schools
Development Education Research Centre
Digital Arts Research in Education
Evidence for Policy and Practice Information and Co-ordinating Centre
International Centre for Critical Realism
International Centre for Historical Research in Education
International Literacy Centre
London Centre for Leadership in Learning
Philosophy at the Institute of Education
Quantitative Social Science
Social Science Research Unit
Thomas Coram Research Unit
UCL Centre for Inclusive Education
UCL Centre for Knowledge Exchange and Impact in Education
UCL Knowledge Lab

Contact the IOE

Postal and visiting address

UCL Institute of Education
University College London
20 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0AL
United Kingdom


+44 (0)20 7612 6000