A top ten university

Lancaster is ranked in the top ten in the Complete University Guide 2024.

Lancaster in UK top ten
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Undergraduate open days 2023

Our summer open days give you Lancaster University in a day.

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Breaking the silence on modern slavery

Our research documents the experiences of men, women and children trapped in modern slavery.

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Lancaster ranked 1st in North and 8th in England for student satisfaction

Lancaster University has been given an overall satisfaction score of 83.6% in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS), ranking 1st in the North, 8th in England and 11th in the UK when compared to other universities.

National Student Survey 2022
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7th best in the UK for Sustainability

Sustainability is at the heart of Lancaster University. We are now ranked 7th in the UK and joint 26th in the world in the new QS World University Rankings: Sustainability, which measures and compares sustainable impact from universities across the globe. We declared a climate emergency in 2020 and aim to become carbon neutral by 2035. Discover more about our sustainability strategy, our world-leading research and our achievements so far.

Sustainability at Lancaster