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 academic wins visiting fellowship at British Library’s Eccles Centre

A University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) academic has won a prestigious scholarship to research a new novel set in Preston and Nauvoo (Illinois), exploring Mormon transatlantic connections in the nineteenth […]

19 hours ago
UCLan applies for further planning permission for Adelphi Square development

This is what the new public square will look like on what was the Adelphi roundabout The University of Central Lancashire has applied for further planning permission relating to its Adelphi Square development. The application is for works covering an area of more than 3,000 sq […]

2 days ago
UCLan academic recognised for crucial work to end ‘honour’ based abuse

A psychologist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been recognised for her vital research contribution which aims to end ‘honour’ based abuse and support survivors. Dr Roxanne Khan, […]

6 days ago
Royal Preston Hospital cancer specialist recognised for outstanding work

A Preston cancer specialist has been recognised for her outstanding work by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Dr Alison Birtle, a Consultant Oncologist at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Double win for UCLan Midwifery at the Educate North Awards

The School of Community Health and Midwifery at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has scooped two key prizes at a prestigious educational awards ceremony. The University won the Social Mobility […]

2 weeks ago
Preston photography students create DIY home exhibition pack to overcome Covid restrictions

Photo by Oli Mounsey A collective of six UCLan photography students have created a do-it-yourself at home exhibition. The second-year students, known as Society’s Brew, decided to do something a bit different after realising […]

2 weeks ago
Lancashire Science Festival returns for a one-day spectacular at UCLan

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is bringing back its award-winning Lancashire Science Festival. The science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) extravaganza is returning as a free one-day event on […]

1 month ago
National funding for UCLan-led stroke research project

The UK’s largest nurse-led stroke research team has been awarded prestigious funding to investigate end-of-life care for stroke patients. The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) Dr Clare Thetford and Professor […]

1 month ago
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