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University of the Year 2018

Lancaster is The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2018. 

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Scientists discover Icelandic glacier is releasing large amounts of methane

The Lancaster university-led research, which is featured in Scientific Reports, is the first published field study to show methane release from glaciers on this scale.

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Experience our virtual open day

Take five minutes to experience our campus with our Virtual Open Day and discover what it’s like to live and learn at Lancaster University. Explore spaces to study, live and have fun - on campus and in the nearby City of Lancaster. 

Virtual Open Day

Lancaster in UK top 3 for graduate employment

The Times and Sunday Times League Table 2019 has ranked Lancaster third in the UK for graduate employment prospects. Lancaster is also the highest ranked university in the North. 

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Lancaster in world top 50 for Arts and Humanities

Lancaster has risen 10 places to joint 44th in The Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2019 by subject for Arts and Humanities.

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