University of Central Lancashire is one of the UK’s largest with a student and staff community approaching 38,000. Internationally the University has academic partners in all regions of the globe and it is on a world stage that the first class quality of its education was first recognised. The University has an increasingly thriving campus in Cyprus delivering UCLan programmes and original research within a Central Lancashire environment and culture.
In 2010, the University became the first UK modern Higher Education institution to appear in the QS World University Rankings. In 2018, the Centre for World University Rankings estimated Central Lancashire to be in the top 3.7 percent of all worldwide universities, highlighting the progress the institution has made in providing students with real-world learning experiences and reflecting the institution’s broad pool of academic talent.
Amongst its programme portfolio of some 400 undergraduate and 200+ postgraduate courses, the University has been at the forefront of developing degrees in emerging disciplines such as Fashion and Forensic Science to an evolving portfolio of Dentistry programmes to meet emerging sector needs. Undergraduate Medicine has now been added to that list, a course being delivered in one of the UK's most modern and inclusive Medical Schools.
The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has a vibrant international student body. International MBA students are offered comprehensive support with their studies and placement preparations.
bursaries and scholarships
Here at the University of Central Lancashire, we want our students to excel no matter what their background, and we have a number of Scholarships and Bursaries available to support students whilst studying with us. Bursaries are awarded depending on household income, whilst Scholarships are available for a number of areas, and are based on academic excellence. Details of our Bursaries and Scholarships can be found below, including eligibility information and how to apply.