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Funding for UCLan to increase diversity in engineering

On the Preston campus near UCLan's new engineering building Pic: Tony Worrall In an aim to increase diversity and inclusion in engineering, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been awarded £100,000 for a creative project. The new Diversity Impact Programme by […]

2 months ago
Penwortham Girls’ High School to host inaugural STEM festival

Penwortham Girls' High School Pic: Google Penwortham Girls’ High School are hosting their very first STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) festival from Monday 28 February to Friday 11 March. It is set to be a […]

4 months ago
UCLan joins world’s first independent space science mission

A defence and space manufacturing firm has confirmed UCLan as a founding member of a 2024 satellite launch mission. Blue Skies Space Ltd. has confirmed that scientists from fourteen global […]

5 months ago
Sudanese former refugee achieves first-class engineering degree at UCLan

A former refugee who arrived in the UK not knowing much English has found academic success at UCLan. Sami Hary was only 18 when he fled Sudan to escape the […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Aspiring Preston scientists find inspiration at Lancashire Science Festival

UCLan’s Preston campus welcomed 5,000 science enthusiasts for the return of an award-winning festival last weekend. Held on Saturday 23 October, the free Lancashire Science Festival aims to teach young […]

7 months ago
UCLan teams up with NASA to investigate Sun’s corona mysteries

A team from UCLan has joined NASA to probe the mysteries of the Sun’s atmosphere. Physicists and engineers from the university teamed up with NASA on a suborbital flight to […]

10 months 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 […]

2 years ago
BAE Systems Engineering team developing virtual landscape

An engineering team based at BAE Systems in Warton, Lancashire are working to develop applications that can improve decision making. This means emergency responses and operations could be revolutionised. The […]

7 years ago
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