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Lancaster University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Lancaster University is a campus university located in North West England, 3 hours by train from London, Glasgow and Edinburgh. It has an excellent reputation for both research and teaching. It is ranked joint 8th out of 150 British institutions for the quality of its research. The presence of international students is regarded as an important feature of the university, adding to the diversity of experience for all students and staff. There is an extensive support system for international students across the university and we can also put you in touch with former students from your home country who can offer friendly, personal and practical advice. We offer postgraduate and undergraduate degrees in a large number of subject areas and one of our strengths is the interdisciplinary nature of much of our research and teaching. Lancaster University was founded in 1964 and is now regarded as being one of the top institutions in the country. The University provides many services and organisations which will enable you to fully enjoy your time at Lancaster and support you through your education.

160
2014
121
2015
129
2016
  • 57.90
    Overall Score
  • 48.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 51.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 42.3
    Faculty Student
  • 74.9
    Citations per Faculty
  • 91.9
    International Faculty
  • 98.1
    International Students
9
2014
13
2015
15
2016
  • 79.30
    Overall Score
  • 81.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 55.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 87.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 76.2
    H-index Citations
77
2014
76
2015
  • 72.90
    Overall Score
  • 73.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 65.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 88.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 76.2
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,134
International
396

Number of students

11,751
Postgraduate 23%
Undergraduate 77%

Number of international students

4,236
Postgraduate 35%
Undergraduate 65%
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