Choose UCLan

We know that as well as a world-class education, you’re looking for an unforgettable student experience and a valuable, professionally-respected qualification. So when weighing up your options, you should look at The University of Central Lancashire to start your dream degree. Our mission is to transform lives, so if you’re looking for a transformative student experience to help you reach your career aspirations, check out these great reasons to choose UCLan.

GREAT REASONS TO CHOOSE UCLAN

Ranked out of 27,000+ degree-granting institutions of higher education
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Library opening, perfect for night owls
million being invested in our campus masterplan
Stars in the QS world rankings for the quality of our teaching
 
It’s official

Preston best in the north west

Preston is the best place in the North West to live and work, according to a recent report which measures economic success and personal and family wellbeing, and is ranked 19th overall in the Good Growth for Cities index. Discover more about our small city with the big personality!

“I love that the campus is right in the centre of Preston and it’s a great place for making friends for life.”
Daniel-Cocklin, 2nd Year.
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STIMULATED YOUR CREATIVE INTEREST?

COME ON AN OPEN DAY

If you’re thinking about studying at The University of Central Lancashire or are simply considering higher education, visit us and take the opportunity to get a feel for university life and the City of Preston. Our Open Days provide the perfect opportunity to talk to course tutors about the subjects you’re interested in and look at the buildings where you’ll be studying.

You can also look around the city of Preston and the many shops, cafes, bars and restaurants all within a short walk from the campus. There will be the chance to chat to current students about what life at UCLan is like. Booking will be opening soon for our 2018 open days:
SATURDAY 24 MARCH - WEDNESDAY 13 JUNE - SATURDAY 16 JUNE

Something more informal?

Alternatively our student-led Campus Tours are an ideal way to get a feel for our Preston Campus – whether you’ve not managed to get to an Open Day, or just fancy a more informal look round.

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