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Industry award win for UCLan’s Engineering Innovation Centre

The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) recently completed Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC) has scooped its first industry award. The £35 million-plus facility was named Building Services Project of the Year […]

2 weeks ago
Preston university lecturer named Young Scientist of the Year

Dr Mark Holden A lecturer at a Preston university is the Young Scientist of the Year. Dr Mark Holden has been recognised by the British Association for Crystal Growth. Dr Holden’s research focused […]

3 weeks ago
University of Central Lancashire launches new course to train eye doctors of the future

Students can study to become a optometrist Preston’s university has seen an opportunity to start a new course. A masters qualification in Optometry has been launched by the University of Central Lancashire. Approved by the General Optical […]

4 weeks ago
Preston’s university and Preston City Council agreeing Adelphi Square land deal

The grassed areas within the current roundabout will become the university's land under the proposed deal Pic: 70023venus2009 A deal is being struck for the transfer of land from Preston City Council to the University of Central Lancashire. Councillors have approved the beginnings of the sale of land […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest road closures begin around the Adelphi roundabout at UCLan

A view of the roadworks on the Adelphi roundabout Pic: 70023venus2009 A new set of road closures have begun as Preston’s university presses on with creating Adelphi Square. Motorists using the Adelphi roundabout are being advised Corporation Street is closed if […]

1 month ago
New book that will ‘delight Game of Thrones fans’ is launching in Preston

Author Rose Edwards signing books at the Northern Young Adult Literary Festival earlier this year A book that promises to “fill a void for Game of Thrones fans” is launching at a free event at UCLan. The Harm Tree is the first in what’s described […]

1 month ago
Timelapse shows UCLan’s new engineering building going up

UCLan's new engineering building taking shape How one of the city’s newest buildings took shape has been documented. Towering over the Adelphi roundabout the £35million engineering innovation centre is now complete. From September students at the […]

2 months ago
UCLan looks set to cut jobs in the coming months

UCLan's Harris Building in Corporation Street Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s university looks set to shed jobs in the coming months. The University of Central Lancashire has asked for staff to come forward who are interested in taking voluntary redundancy. […]

2 months ago
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