UCLan is in the top 3.7% of universities worldwide according to The Centre for World University Rankings 2016 (CWUR) and is in the top 800 universities globally according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework we had world-class research occurring in each of our 5 faculties. Highlights from each faculty include:
Evidence Based Policing Research - Faculty of Business, Law and Applied Social Studies
Biological Materials Research - Faculty of Clinical and Biomedical Sciences
Sign Languages and Deaf Studies - Faculty of Culture and The Creative Industries
Stroke Research - Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
Astronomy and Astrophysics Research - Faculty of Science and Technology
The University has also been shortlisted in the top 6 Entrepreneurial Universities in the UK for the third year in succession
We are experts in applying today’s knowledge for tomorrow’s world in the form of national and international impacts.
In conclusion the University of Central Lancashire is both nationally and internationally rated as a growing Centre of Excellence for Research, Innovation and Enterprise.
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