higher education

Trees planted to celebrate 30 years of UCLan and Preston College partnership

A 30-year partnership that has seen thousands of college students in Preston study university courses is being celebrated. The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and Preston College partnered together 30-years […]

2 months ago
UCLan launches scholarship to support refugees and asylum seekers

UCLan has pledged to offer a place of safety to refugees and asylum seekers by signing up as a supporting organisation of the City of Sanctuary charity. As part of […]

2 months ago
Young carers across Preston to be helped into higher education by careers service

A leading careers advice programme has expanded to offer more support to help its young carers across Preston to study at college or university. Future U, which works with schools […]

4 months ago
UCLan’s Creative Innovation Zone shortlisted for national award

UCLan’s Creative Innovation Zone has reached the finals in the Team of the Year category at the KE Awards. The initiative is based within the Faculty of Culture and Creative […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan’s Preston campus to host first physical open day in nearly two years

UCLan will this month hold its first physical open day since before the start of the pandemic. Visitors will arrive at the university’s Preston Campus on Saturday 16 October, between […]

7 months ago
Royal Mail staff gain first-class degrees after completing specialist UCLan course in Preston

A group of 11 Royal Mail staff have become the first graduates to complete a specialist UCLan course in Preston. The staff, based throughout the UK, gained first-class BEng (Hons) […]

8 months ago
Preston student service ‘excited to build on success’ after securing new funds

Preston careers service Future U has secured £850k in funding to extend a successful student programme. Future U, which has offered advice to more than 25,000 young people across Lancashire, […]

8 months 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 […]

2 years ago
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