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World Leading Linguistics Department
The global influence of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is confirmed by the latest QS World University Rankings (2021) with Linguistics being placed 15th, reinforcing that Lancaster is a world leader in this field.Learn More
Social Work Ranked Number 1 in UK
Social Work has been ranked Number 1 in UK by the Complete University Guide 2022Learn More
Inspiring architecture for a changing world
Lancaster University has established the first School of Architecture for the current, rapidly changing world, says its professor and pioneer Ruth Dalton.Learn More
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Postgraduate funding opportunities for 2022/23 in the Arts & Social Sciences
An ImaginationLancaster research project, working with the BBC Research and Development team, to examine the impact IoT and AI technologies have on our climate has received Government funding.
Women in prison who have experienced the care system as children report using self-harm as a way to communicate, alleviate and end the pain in their lives, new research, led by Lancaster University, finds.
A Lancaster University research team, led by Professor of Bioethics Stephen Wilkinson (PPR), has been awarded £1 million to investigate conceptual challenges raised by the future of human reproduction.
FASS and the Department of English Literature and Creative Writing welcome Mary Talbot as the new Visiting Professor of Graphic Writing.
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