The University of Central Lancashire (or UC Lan) is a university based in Preston, Lancashire, England. The university is the fifth largest in the UK in terms of student numbers. The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) was founded in 1828 as the Institute for the Diffusion of Knowledge, based in Preston. ‘Ex solo ad solem’, or in translation, ‘From the Earth to the Sun’, has been its motto ever since – helping people from all walks of life to make the most of their potential is what UCLan’s all about – from ensuring the best facilities, teaching and support are in place to help undergraduate students succeed, to providing world-leading Astrophysics researchers with the opportunity to work with NASA and photograph the Sun.
UCLan has evolved over the years to become a world class institution, recognised with its inclusion in the 2010 QS World Rankings – the first Modern University in the UK to gain this status. With 11 areas of research judged ‘world leading’ in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise, UCLan has the global recognition of its peers, with a focus on applied research.
Students who study at UCLAN Foundation Campus are able to progress to a range of degrees at University of Lancashir. Quality teaching, employable graduates, strong links with industry and an innovative and dynamic approach to learning. UCLAN Campus offers students a curriculum that is based on creating skilled, employable graduates through its expertise and an in-depth understanding of what today’s employers are looking for.

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Pre-Masters (1 or 2 semesters depending on academic background)

  • Business & Management
  • Computing, Engineering and Sciences
  • Law, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Life Sciences

Progession Degrees at University of Central Lancashire

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  • Agile Software Projects MSc
  • Broadcast Journalism MA
  • Business Management MSc
  • Computing MSc
  • Database Systems MSc
  • Digital Signal and Image Processing MSc
  • English Language and Literature MA
  • Finance and Development MSc
  • Finance and Investment MSc
  • Finance and Management MSc
  • Financial Analysis MSc
  • Fire Investigation MSc
  • Food Safety Management MSc
  • Global Communication Studies MA
  • Human Resource Management/ Development MSc
  • Intercultural Business Communication MA
  • International Applied Communication MSc
  • International Business and Management MSc
  • International Business Economics  MSc
  • International Hospitality and Event Management MSc
  • International Journalism MA
  • International Tourism Management MSc
  • Internship in International Tourism, Hospitality & Event Management MA
  • Interpreting & Translation MA
  • IT Security MSc
  • Journalism MA
  • LLM International Business Law
  • LLM Law
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management MSc
  • Magazine Journalism MA
  • Maintenance Engineering MSc
  • Marketing and PR MA
  • Marketing Management MSc
  • MBA (Minimum 3 years’ relevant work experience required)
  • MBA Fashion Brand Management
  • Modern and Contemporary Literature MA
  • Network Computing MSc
  • Oil and Gas Operations Management MSc
  • Operations Management MSc
  • Photography MA
  • Playwriting MA
  • Publishing MA
  • Renewable Energy Engineering MSc
  • Rhetoric MA
  • Sport Coaching MA
  • Sport Policy & Community Development MA
  • Sports Business Management MSc
  • Sports Marketing & Business Management  MSc
  • Strategic Marketing Leadership MA
  • TESOL with Applied Linguistics MA
  • Writing for Children MA