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Congratulations to the class of 2019

Congratulations to all Lancaster University students receiving their degrees this week. We'll be welcoming over one thousand students and their families to our winter graduation ceremony.

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More than learning. Belonging.

Top ten in all three UK league tables, we score particularly highly for student satisfaction and employability. Add in our unique colleges, community feel and international outlook, and you can see why our staff and students love being here.

Why Lancaster?


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An inspiring place to study Architecture

Building on our institutional reputation for excellence in teaching and research, our new BA (Hons) Architecture programme aims to be one of the UK’s leading destinations for aspiring architects. Find out more about Lancaster’s new degree in Architecture.

Architecture BA Hons
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International University of the Year 2020

We have been named International University of the Year by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020.

International University of the Year
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World Top 50 for Arts and Humanities

The Times Higher Education (THE) 2020 has ranked Lancaster University in the world top 50 for Arts and Humanities, highlighting how Arts and Humanities at Lancaster leads on a global scale.

Arts and Social Sciences at Lancaster