University College London, Australia
University College London, Australia is an integral part of University College London (UCL) – one of the foremost academic institutions in the world. UCL is a true academic powerhouse, currently ranked fourth in the QS World University Rankings 2013, with no fewer than 21 Nobel Prize winners within our community.
UCL Australia is UCL's first overseas campus and aims to be the leading global centre for systems modelling, at both micro and macroscale, of natural resource extraction, processing and logistics.
Within the field of natural resources, UCL focuses on the management of petroleum, water, renewable energy, nuclear and uranium, marine environments, minerals, and the issue of climate change.
Australia is a world-leading source of natural resources and UCL staff and students enjoy a state-of-the-art postgraduate campus in Adelaide, featuring regular classroom interaction with business and political leaders. There is also an interdisciplinary curriculum encompassing engineering, economics, policy, laws and political science, plus major field trips to places such as Olympic Dam - the world’s largest uranium mine, owned by BHP Billiton - Arrium’s steel rolling mills at Whyalla and Santos’ giant oil and gas assets in remote areas of Australia.
The UCL School of Energy and Resources, Australia offers a niche MSc in Energy and Resource Management, including the option of a major year 2 research project hosted by industry, and an interdisciplinary PhD programme in either the School, the UCL International Energy Policy Institute or the Mullard Space Science Laboratory (Australia).
For more information on studying at University College London (Australia) go to their website: here