University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire Ranking

country rank: 77
world rank: 811

University Overview

The University of Central Lancashire was founded in 1992 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the small city of Preston (population range of 50,000-249,999) in North West England. Burnley, Moor Row, and Pyla are all places where this school maintains a branch campus. The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational UK higher education institution that is officially recognized/chartered by the Privy Council. The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This UK higher-education institution, which is 28 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Central Lancashire Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Central Lancashire
Acronym UCLan
Founded 1992 Origins date back to 1828 as the Institution for the Diffusion of Knowledge
Motto Ex Solo ad Solem From the Earth to the Sun
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address Foster Building Preston PR1 2HE North West England United Kingdom
Tel +44 (1772) 201 201
Fax +44 (1772) 894 956
Other locations Burnley, Moor Row, Pyla

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Foster Building Preston PR1 2HE (1772) 894 430 (1772) 892 400

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) MillionPlus Universities UK

Social Media

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