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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) […]

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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, […]

3 days 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 […]

1 year 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 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire prepares for strike as 110 schools close

By Yewtree on Flickr The government is facing its first industrial strike against its public sector cuts today as up to 750,000 public sector workers strike over planned changes to their pensions. According to […]

10 years ago
McVicar: ‘UCLan is as good as Oxford or Cambridge’

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is as good as Oxford and Cambridge, but the university league tables are skewed due to research funding, according to Vice-Chancellor Malcolm McVicar. Talking […]

10 years ago
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