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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.

Preston’s university plants new trees to ‘green up’ the city skyline

Michael Ahern and Suntosh Kaur at the site of the new trees on Corporation Street UCLan’s plan to ‘green up’ Preston’s skyline is underway, after the first cluster of hundreds of new trees were planted. The six new trees have been planted on Corporation Street, […]

2 days ago
First Women in Games Careers Event inspires Preston students

Industry-professions-at-women-in-games-careers-event A group of inspirational women were welcomed to UCLan for the first Women in Games Careers event.  The industry speakers, some of whom are  UCLan alumni, spoke to a large group of young […]

4 days ago
UCLan to welcome Britain’s leading black women artists

Lubaina-Himid This week will see some of Britain’s leading black women artists come together for an exciting event at UCLan.   Creative Conversations: Black Women Artists Making and Doing is an event that will […]

4 days ago
Prestigious honour for UCLan Board member and proud Prestonian 

Dame Sue Ion A member of the University of Central Lancashire’s Board of Governors has joined the list of esteemed physicists to have received the highest honour that the Institute of Physics (IOP) […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan student trainer design dreams come true

uclan-product-design-students A pair of trainers designed by a student at UCLan will hit the high street in 2020. Read more: BAE Systems set for record-breaking apprentice intake James Grearson, a third-year […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan Men’s Football team scores big sponsor

uclan-football-team The UCLan’s Men’s Football team have bagged themselves a new sponsor with Friargate Court Student Accommodation for the 2019/20 season. This means that the team doesn’t have to worry about […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan ranked top for student start-up businesses

UCLan's campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been ranked top in the north and fourth nationally for the number of graduate start-up businesses created. According to the 2017/18 data provided by […]

3 weeks ago
Preston professor wins international award for work on cystic fibrosis

Janice receiving her award A University of Central Lancashire professor has received a prestigious award for her work in the university and the local community to help patients with cystic fibrosis. Professor Janice Abbott […]

1 month ago
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