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University of Central Lancashire

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

UCLan is proud of conducting world-leading research with real world impact. Whether it’s developing a 3D-printing technique for medical tablets or uncovering a potential cause of Alzheimer’s, UCLan’s research is changing lives. Our research staff work with NASA on solar dynamics, the UK government on sector-leading stroke research, industry-leaders on cutting-edge digital media projects and in collaboration with the Football Association, Professional Golfers Association and International Olympic Committee on sport and exercise science research. The UCLan research community is here to support your ambitions – on both taught and research PG programmes. Our close links with global businesses ensure that our 200 taught postgraduate programmes meet the latest industry and sector needs, many of our courses are accredited by professional bodies. The UK Government (REF 2014) has recognised that all 16 of UCLan’s assessed subject areas contain world-leading research. You will have access to fantastic facilities, including our newly-completed UCLan Biomedical Research Facility; the £12.5m JB Firth Building housing forensic science, chemistry, fire study and research facilities; the £5.3 million Allen Building, which includes some of Europe’s most advanced facilities for students studying within the School of Medicine and Dentistry; and, from 2018, a new state-of-the-art £30m Engineering Innovation Centre.

This institute is rated 4 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Social Responsibility
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
601+
2012
701+
2013
701+
2014
701+
2015
58.6
International Students
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,148
International
131

Number of students

16,529
Postgraduate 13%
Undergraduate 87%

Number of international students

2,903
Postgraduate 29%
Undergraduate 71%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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