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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 university experts put blood pressure under the spotlight

Experts at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have received almost £250K of funding from the National Institute for Health Research to study how people with raised blood-pressure may be able to monitor their own blood pressur Experts at the University of Central Lancashire have received almost £250K of funding from the National Institute for Health Research. The money will fund a study how people with raised blood pressure may be […]

3 days ago
Free Preston events inviting locals to re-think their neighbourhoods

A free Expanded City book will be available for all those stopping by, and Olivia Keith's drawing of the edge of Preston In Certain Places, an artistic research project at the University of Central Lancashire, is inviting people to re-think the way their neighbourhoods are planned. A series of events called ‘Creative […]

4 days ago
High-flying UCLan tourism graduate scoops national award

Amelia Foster 24 won the prestigious award after receiving a first class degree from UCLan A high-flying tourism graduate from the University of Central Lancashire is going places after she scooped a prestigious national award. Amelia Foster, 24, from Warrington has been named ‘Best Undergraduate […]

4 days ago
Preston historian explores the importance of football to fans during Covid-19

Deepdale stadium. Pic: Tony Worrall A leading academic from the University of Central Lancashire has explored the importance of football during the coronavirus pandemic. As fans across the country have been looking forward to the […]

5 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan fine art students go ‘viral’ with online show

Claire Hopwood's art work is on display at the virtual showcase Fine art students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are to go ‘viral’ as they stage their first online show in response to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

6 days ago
Preston Heritage Open Days launch virtual activities throughout September

This year Preston Heritage Open Days (HOD) is going online as well as onsite as part of the free annual national festival celebrating local historic buildings and heritage. From Friday […]

1 week ago
Engineering courses at UCLan receive national accreditation boost

UCLan's new engineering building The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has won national accreditation for its civil and structural engineering courses, earning formal recognition from some of the country’s leading assessment bodies. Both UCLan’s […]

1 week ago
Concern for Preston’s COVID rate as UCLan students return to campus

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall As universities are set to welcome back students, UCLan and Preston City Council are preparing the city for students to return in a COVID safe way. The university announced last […]

2 weeks ago
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