UCL Institute of Education

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The UCL Institute of Education (IOE) is the faculty of education and society of University College London (UCL). It specialises in postgraduate study and research in the field of education and is one of UCL's 11 constituent faculties. Prior to merging with UCL in 2014, it was a constituent college of the University of London. The IOE is ranked first in the world for education[2] in the QS World University Rankings, and has been so every year since 2014.[3][4]

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UCL Institute of Education
Former names
Institute of Education, University of London
London Day Training College
Established2014 – as a constituent faculty of University College London
1932 – as a Constituent Institution of the University of London
1902 – teacher training college
Endowment£90.5 million
ChancellorThe Princess Royal (University of London)
United Kingdom
DirectorLi Wei

The IOE is the largest education research body in the United Kingdom, with over 700 research students in the doctoral school. It also has the largest portfolio of postgraduate programmes in education in the UK, with approximately 4,000 students taking Master's programmes, and a further 1,200 students on PGCE teacher-training courses. At any one time the IOE hosts over 100 research projects funded by Research Councils, government departments and other agencies.