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Gold standard TEF
Lancaster University is awarded the gold standard in the first Teaching Excellence FrameworkLearn More
Get a taste of life as a masters or undergraduate student at the Lancaster Environment Centre on one of our July open days - book nowLearn More
Carbon catch 22
200 years of pollution has increased carbon stored in natural British ecosystems, but if we stop polluting this carbon could escapeLearn More
Scientists take ‘Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll’ to Glastonbury
Ecologists from Lancaster University are preparing to introduce the world to ‘Sex & Bugs & Rock ‘n Roll’ at Glastonbury this year as part of their mission to bring science to the communityLearn More
Teaching leadership recognised
Lancaster Environment Centre academics gain recognition as Senior Fellows of the Higher Education AcademyLearn More
Research reveals hidden harm of local solutions to environmental problems
- in the UK for Geography & Environmental Studies 2018 Guardian University Guide
- in the UK for real-world impact of research Research Excellence Framework 2014
- for knowledge exchange and commercialisation UK Impact Awards 2015
Explore the science of life with our degrees in both Biology and Biological Sciences. We will equip you with the real-world skills required to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing our planet, whether it's developing new treatments for disease, helping to protect endangered species of trying to make sure the world has enough food.
Nestled between the Lake District and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we're perfectly placed to study ecological processes and conservation. Our degrees will equip you with a comprehensive grounding in the key principles that underpin the major ecological and environmental issues of today’s world.
Discover the issues facing environments globally with our Environmental and Earth Sciences degrees. You'll study how the environment has evolved, enabling you to tackle some of the major challenges facing the world. Develop your knowledge of how the Earth system works, enhance your lab and research skills and join us on exciting fieldtrips to Iceland, Croatia and Spain.
Geography is diverse and varied, explore every corner at Lancaster! Study the challenges facing the environment with our flexible degrees covering both human and physical geography. Take advantage of our unique location, nearby to coasts, the countryside and major urban centres and join us on international fieldtrips as far afield as Iceland, the Brazilian Amazon and Croatia.