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University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)
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University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

Preston , United Kingdom
Preston , United Kingdom
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University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)
PhD
Masters
Bachelors
Diploma
Foundation
Courses
University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

Overview:

  • Founded in 1828 as the Preston Mechanics' Institute
  • Received university status in 1992
  • Over 38,000 students from over 150 countries
  • Campuses in Preston, Burnley, and Cyprus

Student Life:

  • Over 150 student clubs and societies
  • Sports teams in various disciplines, including football, rugby, and basketball
  • Student support services include counseling, mental health support, and disability support
  • Campus facilities include a gym, swimming pool, and student union

Academics:

  • Over 300 undergraduate and postgraduate programs
  • Faculty of over 1,000 academic staff
  • Teaching methodologies include lectures, seminars, and practical workshops
  • Academic support services include academic skills workshops, writing centers, and peer mentoring
  • Unique academic programs include:
    • BA (Hons) Digital Media and Communications
    • BSc (Hons) Forensic Science
    • MA Education (Early Years)

Top Reasons to Study Here:

  • Ranked in the top 100 universities in the UK (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2023)
  • Specialized facilities such as the Digital Media Hub and the Forensic Science Centre
  • Strong industry connections with over 1,000 employer partners
  • Notable alumni include:
    • Sir Tom Finney (footballer)
    • Sir John Tomlinson (opera singer)
    • Baroness Helena Kennedy QC (lawyer)

Services:

  • Counseling and mental health support
  • Health center with a range of services
  • Accommodation options including halls of residence and private rentals
  • Library resources with over 1 million books and journals
  • Technology support including free Wi-Fi and computer labs
  • Career development services including CV writing, interview skills, and job search assistance
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