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.

Watch as UCLan’s new Engineering Innovation Centre comes to life

A still from the new EIC video A new video shows UCLan’s new £35million Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC) coming to life. The EIC, which officially launched in October, is a teaching and research facility that engages directly with […]

2 weeks ago
Upcoming road changes as UCLan Masterplan moves into next major phase

Aerial view of the Engineering Innovation Centre, Student Centre and highways Preston’s university has announced plans for the start of a key phase of its Masterplan highways scheme. UCLan, working in partnership with Lancashire County Council and contract partner Balfour Beatty, […]

3 weeks ago
Cold Bath Street sequel to be unveiled in Preston launch

A J Hartley speaking at the launch of Cold Bath Street The sequel of a bestselling book set in Preston is to be launched in the city. Author and Prestonian A J Hartley is unveiling Written Stone Lane, which follows on […]

4 weeks ago
Living with a stammer: Why I won’t be silenced this International Stammering Awareness Day

Jack Dinsley Have you ever been talking to someone and then out of the blue you can’t finish the end of your sentence? Ever since I was young this has been me. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement A new dawn in engineering and innovation as UCLan’s new centre is launched

A new dawn in engineering and innovation has been unveiled today as UCLan’s Engineering Innovation Centre is officially launched. Looming large on the Preston skyline, the £35m teaching and research […]

1 month ago
Why Preston’s university is saying ‘Cake Not Hate’

UCLan staff handing out cake Preston’s university is supporting Hate Crime Awareness Week with a Cake Not Hate event. The event, which is open to the public, is being held at the UCLan Students’ Union. As […]

1 month ago
International Film Festival taking place in Preston

Mitchell and Kenyon Cinema at Foster Building Preston’s International Film Festival 2019 is taking place this week. Nine foreign language films will be shown in UCLan’s Mitchell and Kenyon Cinema between Monday 14 October and Sunday 20 […]

1 month ago
Preston and South Ribble showcased on the world stage at property expo

UCLan's Engineering Innovation Centre on the Adelphi roundabout Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s investment opportunities are on the world stage this week at a global property expo. Schemes including the £434m Preston and South Ribble City Deal and UCLan’s […]

1 month ago
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