Department of Computer Science

  1. Software and Systems Engineering
  2. Human-centric Systems
  3. Information Analysis and Visualisation
  4. Research Ethics
  1. Centre for Human Computer Interaction Design
    1. About us
    2. People
    3. Research
    4. Teaching
    5. Consultancy & Business Services
    6. CHI 2012 Workshop

Centre for Human Computer Interaction Design

The Centre for HCI Design is the elite Human-Computer Interaction group in London and we take great pride in our outstanding research, teaching and consultancy & business services. Our prime focus is the relationship between people and innovative technology with the aim of creating more useful and usable systems.


We are a leading research centre in the UK:

Consultancy & Business Services

Building on our strong research and teaching, we have up-to-date expertise which we translate to business contexts:

  • Need help with capturing requirements for complex systems?
  • Need advice of how to best design your online presence, evaluate your websites and applications or hire a usability lab?

Find out more about our Consultancy & Business Services.


We channel our research excellence into teaching:

  • We offer a part-time/full-time MSc in Human Centred Systems (HCS) which focuses on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), including fundamental theories and innovative design and technology. This course attracts high-calibre students and has an excellent staff-student ratio. 

Apply now to the MSc in Human Centred Systems.

  • Staff from the Centre also teach two modules on the new interdisciplinary  MSc in Innovation, Creativity and Leadership (MICL), a two year part time and one year full time course offered in conjunction with Cass Business School, The City Law School, and the Schools of Arts and Social Sciences.