Our research has been rated as world leading in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) which assesses the quality and impact of research by UK universities across all subjects.
Research in Religious Studies at Lancaster University has been ranked as having the biggest impact on culture and society in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
A Lancaster University scientist has helped discover the oldest water on the planet, important for understanding life on both Earth and Mars.
The final part of the Hobbit trilogy opens in cinemas this month – Lancaster graduate Andy Serkis has played a key role in the films, both as Gollum and now as Second Unit Director.
Apply before January 15th for one of 12 fully-funded NERC PhD studentships with Envision, and get the skills, knowledge and experience to become a leader in environmental science.
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