We offer outstanding degrees in ten subject areas, across seven leading departments. Our courses are designed to inspire and challenge you.
Flexible degrees taught in state-of-the-art facilities, many including integrated Masters schemes.
Studying for a Masters is challenging yet rewarding. Full and part-time Masters are available.
Begin your research career by developing a Masters programme that will develop your own interests.
Study for a PhD alongside world-leading academics at the forefront of their field.
Lancaster is proud to be The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year 2018. We have also recently received a Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold standard for our excellent teaching.
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.
Cutting-edge research at the forefront of education across each of our departments.
Specialist centres conducting world-leafing research with global impact.
All of our research is conducted to our comprehensive ethical guidelines.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Over £26 million has been invested in the new Department of Chemistry. With an expanding team of leading academics and a brand new, state-of-the-art building, students will benefit from an extensive array of instrumentation and equipment to support their studies.
The School of Computing and Communications is one of the UK’s leading departments (positioned 12th in REF2014) offering an extensive portfolio of high quality programmes for undergraduate and postgraduate study, taught by a team of around 50 acknowledged world experts in their field.
Housed in a brand new, award winning building, we are a top 10 Engineering Department with 100% of our research impact being world-leading and internationally excellent (REF2014). We offer degree programmes in a range of engineering disciplines with a record of innovative teaching and integration with industry.
We are a community of world class environmental researchers, high achieving students, government scientists and commercial enterprises working together to address today’s biggest environmental challenges.
The Department is one of the UK's major centres in mathematics and statistics and has earned a well-deserved reputation for top-quality teaching and world-class research, ranked 5th in the UK for research excellence (REF2014).
Our Natural Sciences degree attracts the brightest students wishing to study more than one science with our flexible modular programme. It is a rigorous and challenging course that allows you to develop your interests and study across conventional boundaries.
We have a strong reputation for high-quality teaching driven by outstanding research delivered in a supportive and inspiring environment and accredited by the IOP. We are ranked 2nd in the UK for Physics in the Guardian University Guide 2016.
Our academics are active researchers at the forefront of psychological development, each with their own specialism and area of expertise. You will gain the essential skills for a career in psychology and a range of other occupations, and 90% of our students are in employment or further study within 6 months of graduating.
Congratulations to the 188 students from the Lancaster Environment Centre graduating this week, with an increasing number getting 1st class degrees.
Tropical forests are rich in carbon and biodiversity. As the world seeks to curb human-induced climate change, will protecting the carbon of tropical forests also ensure the survival of their species?
Staff and students watch bees at work and learn how they help to add flavour to our diet at the launch of the new beehives at Lancaster University’s EcoHub.
Rat control should be considered an urgent conservation priority on many remote tropical islands to protect vulnerable coral reefs, according to an international team of scientists.
Lancaster University researchers are seeking help from the public to find out more about a hidden stream that is believed to have contributed to recent city centre floods.
Wednesday 24 October 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Monday 19 November 2018, 11:00am to 11:30am