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UCLan ranked top for student start-up businesses

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been ranked top in the north and fourth nationally for the number of graduate start-up businesses created. According to the 2017/18 data provided by […]

11 months ago
Preston professor wins international award for work on cystic fibrosis

Janice receiving her award A University of Central Lancashire professor has received a prestigious award for her work in the university and the local community to help patients with cystic fibrosis. Professor Janice Abbott […]

12 months ago
Preston’s industrial past unearthed by archaeology students

Students busy at dig site on Brook Street Pic: David Toase A new archaeological dig site is allowing UCLan students to unearth Preston’s industrial past. The site, at the junction of Fylde Road and Brook Street, will provide training in all […]

1 year ago
Preston’s university up 30 places in UK rankings as 2019 freshers arrive in the city

Preston’s university has risen 30 places in the new edition of The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide. The University of Central Lancashire ranks 75th in the 2020 guide, […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan SU craft and food fair is back for freshers’ week – and it’s open to all

Sticky Chocolate Ltd were also at the last UCLan Craft and Food Fair Pic: Hannah Mason This year’s UCLan SU Freshers Craft and Food Fair is set to be a big one with over 30 stalls confirmed so far. Taking place on Thursday 19 September, the […]

1 year ago
Latest on roads affected by works for UCLan Masterplan

Harrington Street Pic: Google The University of Central Lancashire has released details of the latest roads to be affected in the second phase of its Masterplan highways improvements scheme. Harrington Street will be closed […]

1 year ago
Work has started on UCLan’s Civic Square and Student Centre

Work to create a new £60 million student centre and civic square has started at UCLan. Developers Bowmer + Kirkland have set to work on the a 7,304 sqm building […]

1 year ago
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 […]

1 year ago
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