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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.

New road closures introduced around University Masterplan development

Road works and closures will be introduced along Adelphi Street. Pic: Google Map Motorists, pedestrians and cyclists using the area around the development of the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) Student Centre are being advised of road closures over the coming weeks. Junction […]

4 hours ago
University of Central Lancashire joins new Skills for Work partnership

Steve Fogg, Chair of the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership The Lancashire Enterprise Partnership’s Skills and Employment Hub has created a new information network to help people gain the skills they need to succeed in a post-COVID-19 workspace. Skills for […]

11 hours ago
Learning technologist from Preston university receives education industry accolade

chris melia winner of national impact award A Senior Learning Technologist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been recognised with an industry award for his influence on supporting the use of technology within the education […]

3 days ago
UCLan Masterplan development reaches important milestone in construction

Graham Baldwin, Neil Brook, Michael Ahern and Suntosh Kaur celebrating the topping out of the Student Centre The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) flagship Masterplan development arrived at a major milestone this week as construction of the £60 million Student Centre and Civic Square reached its highest point. […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement University of Central Lancashire chemistry professor receives prestigious Royal Society award

Professor John Hepworth Professor John Hepworth of the University of Central Lancashire has received The Royal Society of Chemistry’s Exceptional Service Award. The Preston-based Emeritus professor is a member of the Royal Society […]

5 days ago
Virtual design helps granite firm stay on track for lockdown Alstom factory move

A digital replica of the new Granite House factory created by Digitalplus A Lancashire manufacturer has kept its move to Preston on track during lockdown with the help of digital technology and a replica virtual factory. Granite House, which makes granite and […]

1 week ago
Preston’s university epilepsy support services praised by national charity

UCLan has received Epilepsy Friendly status The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been recognised by a national charity for its support for students living with epilepsy. Young Epilepsy has awarded the University ‘Epilepsy Friendly’ accreditation […]

1 week ago
University of Central Lancashire joins pledge to boost social mobility in wake of COVID-19

Rt Hon Justine Greening. Pic: Chris McAndrew Former Education Secretary Justine Greening is working with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) to protect opportunities and boost social mobility. The partnership comes as research shows 80 per cent […]

1 week ago
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