The University of Central Lancashire is a public university based in the city of Preston, Lancashire, England. It has its roots in The Institution For The Diffusion Of Useful Knowledge, founded in 1828.

Set in the heart of the energetic and friendly city of Preston in the north-west of England, UCLan also has campuses in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus as well as 120 international partnerships. UCLan has a proud history of enabling people from all walks of life to reach their full academic potential.


The University of Central Lancashire is located in Lancashire, England. With close transport links to Liverpool, Manchester & Leeds. It is a great university for students to consider.


UClan offer students a range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level. They have two subjects ranked in the top ten. These include: Paramedic Science and Physiotherapy.

The undergraduate degrees cover a wide range of subject areas, from business and law to creative industries and science. We also offer postgraduate degrees, including our popular Master of Business Administration (MBA).

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