Today UCLan is one of the UK’s largest universities with a student and staff community approaching 38,000. Internationally the University of Central Lancashire 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 UCLan environment and culture.

In 2010 UCLan became the first UK modern university to appear in the QS World University Rankings. In 2016 the Centre for World University Rankings placed UCLan 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.

Schools or Faculties

  • School of Art Design and Fashion
  • School of Business
  • School of Community Health and Midwifery
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Film, Media and Performance
  • School of Forensic and Applied Sciences
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • School of Journalism, Language and Communication
  • School of Management
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
  • School of Physical Sciences and Computing
  • School of Psychology
  • School of Social Work, Care and Community
  • School of Sport and Wellbeing
  • Lancashire Law School


There are scholarships available for the international student including International Travel Bursary, International Bursaries, Excellence Bursaries, Progression Scholarship, Academy Scholarship and so on. Please contact us to find out more about our scholarship.

Student Support

Whether you’re a current or prospective student, if you’re finding yourself needing extra support and guidance at the University of Central Lancashire we are here for you.

From academic help to dealing with personal difficulties our range of services from our Student Support Hubs will provide you with the help you need throughout your time at UCLan and beyond

Whatever the issue, our Hubs below are there with information and contacts regarding the support or facilities you require.

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Our acclaimed one-stop Student Information Centre is where students can seek help on a range of queries. We provide help on all aspects of University life, via face-to-face, via email, via our website or through our Twitter and Facebook pages.

Students can access WISER and various other resources such as to learn how to study more effectively and communicate at an advanced and professional level. We offer 1-to-1 support, interactive workshops and online study advice so that students can reach their full potential and achieve the grades they deserve.

Medical Centre
The staff at the University’s Medical Centre are able to provide students with a caring and confidential service on a wide range of medical matters. The Medical Centre is available to help whether you are feeling ill, want family planning advice, concerned about sexual health or need information on vaccinations for a trip abroad.

Care Leavers Support
UCLan offers a range of support and services to help all students, especially if they are from care or estranged from their parents. We understand that at different stages of your university life you may need different types of support and advice depending on your own individual needs, and would tailor the support to suit you.

There are lot more supports are available for the UCLAN students. If you wish to find out more please contact us.