University of Central Lancashire

country rank  78
world rank  868

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University Overview

Established in 1992, University of Central Lancashire is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Preston (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North West England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Penrith, Carlisle. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UCLAN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
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Acronym UCLAN
Founded 1992 Origins date back to 1828
Motto Ex Solo ad Solem
From the Ground to the Sun
Colours Red and black

University Location

Address Foster Building
Preston (population range: 50,000-249,999)
PR1 2HE North West England
United Kingdom
T +44 (1772) 201 201
F +44 (1772) 894 956
Other locations Penrith, Carlisle

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
+44 (1772) 201201
(1772) 892444

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to University of Central Lancashire's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Privy Council


Year of first Accreditation
1992

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Million+
  • Universities UK

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018