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University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
(4.0) 779 reviews

Quick info

I am a law with business student and the course is so interesting. The support is tremendous and everyone is very helpful. Lectures are far from boring and facilities are great. Really enjoying my time at uni.

Uni rankings and ratings

WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
89 / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
102nd
Top 10 Reasons To Study At Uclan
  1. The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is known as a friendly, welcoming university – so you’ll soon make friends and feel comfortable here. We provide a wide range of student support throughout your studies to help you succeed.
  2. Our main campus is located in the heart of Preston, with smaller campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus, offering over 300 undergraduate programmes, most with foundation entry routes, so there is a lot of choice.
  3. Preston campus truly is cosmopolitan, with approximately 30,000 students from 120 countries, including 5,000 postgraduate students and over 700 research students.
  4. UCLan was the first post-1992 UK University to receive 5 stars for teaching quality in the QS University World Rankings. Many of our lecturers are also practitioners in their specialism or continue to research while they teach.
  5. We’re currently undergoing a £200 million campus transformation, including newly opened social spaces, and a £30 million Engineering Innovation Centre due to open in 2019.
  6. UCLan has close links with over 1000 industry employers, giving students the chance to gain professional work experience, and take part in exciting placements.
  7. The Careers Service offers free advice for life. Here, you can get help with your CV, browse opportunities and attend workshops. If you’re a budding entrepreneur, we are also ranked as a top UK university for thriving start-up businesses.
  8. There are numerous student-friendly bars, restaurants and shops right on our doorstep.
  9. All students get free membership to sports facilities at the Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre and the outdoor sports arena.
  10. UCLan’s Students’ Union oversees 170 various clubs and societies. If a society you’re looking for doesn’t exist – the Union can help you set up your own.

Key Stats

Student stats
Source: HESA, 2017 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

83 % FULL-TIME
17% PART-TIME
60 % SCHOOL-LEAVERS
40% MATURE STUDENTS
82 % UNDERGRADUATE
18% POSTGRADUATE

Graduate prospects
Source: DLHE, 2017

% IN JOB OR FURTHER STUDY

Student numbers
Source: HESA, 2017 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

18,570
Is there the option to study abroad at this uni?
Yes

Reviews

Megan Webster

University of Central Lancashire
Fine Art BA (Hons)
OVERALL UNIVERSITY RATING

Ive really enjoyed my uni experience so far and is the best choice I made as its such a great place to meet new people and living in halls is so great for becoming more independent and I love my...

Ross Simmons

University of Central Lancashire
Law MLaw
OVERALL UNIVERSITY RATING

Amazing and I regret nothing! It’s a great uni that offers lots of support to students, they have compassion and understand students issues. They are also great for added...

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Preston Lancashire PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away