Visit Us

‌We are a friendly and supportive department. We provide a number of ways that allow prospective students to gain insight of our state-of-the-art working environment and modern programmes taught by world-leading academics.

Undergraduate Open Days

An Open Day immerses you in the university experience, dropping you into a vibrant campus that’s buzzing with activity.

Our 2017 Open Days are:

  • Friday 14th July
  • Saturday 15th July
  • Saturday 2nd September

In the meantime, you can find out more about us at by arranging an Applicant Visit Day or by booking onto a Campus Tour.

For further information about Open Days, please visit here.


Applicant Visit Days

If you’ve already applied for an engineering degree at Lancaster and would like to know more, you can contact us and book an Applicant Visit Day in order to see more of Lancaster Engineering for yourself.


Undergraduate Campus Tours

We organise regular Campus Tours to enable potential applicants and their parents to visit our superb facilities and to acquaint them with our friendly campus. The tour begins at 1.30pm in Alexandra Square. Current students will take you on a guided tour of the campus, showing you our award-winning student accommodation, social venues, library and a lot more besides! The tour finishes at approximately 2.45pm. After the tour, you may wish to visit our state of the art sports centre, located at the entrance to campus. Staff from the Sports Centre will be on hand to show you the facilities and answer any questions you may have about Sport at Lancaster. 

Your visit will give you a flavour of life at Lancaster, and we’re confident that it will inspire you to choose our University as the place to study.

  • Booking in advance is essential. You can find a full list of available Campus Tour dates, including Campus Tour Extra, here.

Campus Tour Extra

Our Campus Tour Extra, the newly-branded Campus Tour & Departmental Drop-in, follows an exciting itinerary designed to acquaint you with our friendly campus. The programme begins at 1.30pm with a Welcome to Lancaster talk, followed by a guided tour of the campus from one of our current students. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to see Lancaster University’s award-winning student accommodation, a range of social venues, library, study areas and a lot more besides.

If you indicate your desire for engineering on the day, you’ll also get the opportunity to visit our Department from 3.15pm to 4.00pm. You’ll get to see our new state-of-the-art Engineering Building and meet our academic staff who will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the courses we offer.