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Latest news and information about the University of Central Lancashire, known as UCLan. The university has its main campus in Preston and is one of the largest university’s in the UK based on student numbers.

UCLan receives national funding for census research with Avenham and Kirkham primary schools

Schoolchildren in Avenham and Kirkham will be discovering how life has changed in their neighbourhoods thanks to a new research and public engagement project from the University of Central Lancashire […]

11 hours ago
Dr Who actress shares industry insights with UCLan acting students

Acting students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have been learning how to break into the business from Dr Who star and UCLan graduate Mandip Gill. Mandip, who has […]

1 week ago
UCLan Vice Chancellor joins the Lancashire City of Culture 2025 bid team

UCLan Vice Chancellor Professor Graham Baldwin The team bidding to make Lancashire the City of Culture 2025 has been expanded. The Lancashire bid is the first time a county-scale cultural programme will complete for the title […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire Police recruiting for apprentices to then become police officers

Police officer wearing a face mask Pic: Lancashire Police Lancashire Police are currently looking for people to become police officers with their Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship Programme. Applications are set to open on Monday, 1 March. This three year […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement 300 student nurses from UCLan sent to the Covid frontline at hospitals across the North West

Nursing students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are helping to fight Covid-19. Almost 300 final year nursing students are being deployed immediately to seven health trusts across the […]

3 weeks ago
Mum praises inclusive Saturday Club being held at Preston’s university

A Chorley mum has praised an arts initiative run by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) for helping her son achieve a GCSE qualification. Jonathan Shuck, who has special educational […]

3 weeks ago
Further Fylde Road roadworks as UCLan’s Adelphi Square work nearing final stages

Highways work on the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) £200m Masterplan development is now entering its final phase. Phase five of the works will begin on Monday (15 February) and […]

3 weeks ago
Free LGBT+ History Month online events at UCLan

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is hosting a range of free online events in February as part of its LGBT+ History Month activities. Webinars from UCLan academics and documentary […]

4 weeks ago
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