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Science and Technology

We are a community of eight departments engaged in world-leading research that makes a demonstrable difference to our economy and society.

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Study at Lancaster

  • Undergraduate Degrees

    Flexible degrees taught in state-of-the-art facilities, many including integrated Masters schemes.

  • Taught Masters Degrees

    Studying for a Masters is challenging yet rewarding. Full and part-time Masters are available.

  • Masters by Research

    Begin your research career by developing a Masters programme that will develop your own interests.

  • PhDs

    Study for a PhD alongside world-leading academics at the forefront of their field.

Research

We pride ourselves on the depth, the range and the quality of our research. From breaking new ground in astrophysics to cyber security, our staff are active in their specialist areas.

  • Research in Departments

    Cutting-edge research at the forefront of education across each of our departments.

  • Research Centres

    Specialist centres conducting world-leading research with global impact.

  • Research Ethics

    All of our research is conducted to our comprehensive ethical guidelines.

Working with Businesses

We work in partnership with businesses and other science and technology users so that our research and teaching makes a demonstrable difference to the economy and society.

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  • Collaborative Research

    Our research is solution driven for business growth. Our award-winning business partnerships team will connect you quickly to the people who have the skills and knowledge you need to achieve your business goals.

  • Facilities

    We have cutting-edge facilities to develop and test new products and processes for the global marketplace, our business partnerships and engagement team can help you access a wide range of facilities.

  • Office Space

    Our award-winning buildings enable global high-tech, chemical, manufacturing and environmental businesses to co-locate onto the Lancaster University campus and work alongside our cutting-edge researchers.

  • Student Engagement

    Access more than 4,200 science and technology students through internships, careers fairs, collaborative research projects, year in industry programmes, volunteering programmes and recruitment services.

Departments

Our eight departments offer high quality education by internationally renowned academics, and delivered in state-of-the-art facilities. We conduct world-leading research with global impact that makes a difference to the economy and society.

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