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Lancaster University

Established 1964


Location: Lancaster

Nearest Airport: Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Nearest Station: Carnforth


  • THE : =139
  • CUG : 8
  • QS : 131

Number of Students

Master’s degree students: 4260

International students: 37%

About Lancaster University

Lancaster University is a collegiate public research university in Lancaster, Lancashire, England. The university was established by royal charter in 1964, one of several new universities created in the 1960s. Along with the universities of Durham, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and York, Lancaster is a member of the N8 Group of research universities.
The university was initially based in St Leonard's Gate in the city centre, before starting a move in 1967 to a purpose-built 300 acres (120 ha) campus at Bailrigg, 4 km to the south. The campus buildings are arranged around a central walkway known as the Spine, which is connected to a central plaza, named Alexandra Square in honour of its first chancellor, Princess Alexandra.

Complete Course List

  • Social sciences
  • Politics
  • Business and management studies
  • Accounting
  • Mathematics
  • Economics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Biology and life sciences
  • Languages
  • Social studies
  • Chemistry
  • Computer science
  • Engineering
  • Environmental science and ecology
  • Geography
  • Computer sciences and IT
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Literature and creative writing
  • Linguistics
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Astrophysics
  • Film and TV studies
  • Politics and International Relations
  • Philosophy
  • Humanities
  • History
  • Theology and religious studies
  • Marketing
  • Art and design
  • Finance
  • Law and legal studies
  • Diplomacy and international law
  • Commercial and Corporate law
  • Criminal law
  • Medicine and surgery
  • Health sciences
  • Energy law and policy
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Fine art
  • Chemical engineering
  • Advertising
  • Health Care Management
  • Entrepeneurship and management
  • Media studies and publishing
  • Theatre studies
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Electronic and electrical engineering
  • Agricultural sciences
  • Energy and environmental management
  • Translating and Interpreting
  • Information science and librarianship
  • Business and human resource management
  • Architecture
  • Banking and finance
  • Teacher training and education
  • Energy and environmental engineering
  • Civil engineering and construction
  • Geology
  • Nursing and midwifery
  • Software engineering
  • Engineering management
  • Materials science
  • Mass communication
  • PR
  • Experimental Psychology
  • Business analysis and management
  • Performance
  • Museum studies
  • Art management
  • Planning and surveying
  • Economics and development economics
  • Photography
  • Design management
  • Food sciences
  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • Transport engineering and logistics
Lancaster University

54.0104175338, -2.7864508738

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United Kingdom

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