University of Central Lancashire

Education and Skills

The University of Central Lancashire is committed to supporting economic growth and social development in the region.


Working with businesses, we build on our strong reputation for applied knowledge exchange, bringing business research, entrepreneurship, transformation, innovation and academic excellence to life. We have a wealth of expertise, services and support opportunities to help every type of business develop.


We believe in establishing collaborative partnerships with businesses, and are recognised as a world class institution which is ranked amongst the top 7% of all universities globally.*  


The University contributes more than £200 million to the North West economy every year, and is the largest university in Lancashire, the third largest in the North West**


*Center for World University Rankings 2023


(Note: we rank #1,386 out of 20,531 universities worldwide)


**Financial report by Regeneris Consulting 2015


 


 

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Vital Energi commits to employee development
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13 May 2024

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Social work aligns with student's strong sense of social justice

By University of Central Lancashire

09 May 2024

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By University of Central Lancashire

09 May 2024

UCLan students challenged to create ‘airport pillow smuggler’
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By University of Central Lancashire

05 Apr 2023

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By University of Central Lancashire

10 Mar 2023

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By University of Central Lancashire

29 Nov 2022

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23 May 2024 - 23 May 2024

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