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The University of Central Lancashire has several ties with India. In 2007, we established an Office in India based in New Delhi, with a Regional Director leading a team to support International Recruitment and Partnerships in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

In addition, famous Indian cricketer, Sourav Ganguly is an Honorary Fellow of the University of Central Lancashire.

Entry Requirements


Please note the requirements below are indicative only

50% overall score

Where a specific subject is required for entry to the degree programme, 55% must be achieved in this subject

3% margin to be considered by UCLan staff based on reputation of institution, work experience etc

Our entry requirements will vary depending on the individual course and the year of entry and the below are indicative only. Any reference to typical entry qualification or grades stated on the website are provided as a guide only. There is no guarantee that applicants who have, or are predicted to achieve, grades equivalent to or exceeding typical entry qualifications or grade will be made an offer by the University of Central Lancashire.

Minimum English Language Requirements


65% or 70% in Year 12 English – dependent upon State Board – see below – validity of 5 years


Standard English language requirements – IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

If your academic and/or English language qualifications are not sufficient to allow for direct entry to one of our undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes, you may wish to consider one of our Undergraduate or Master Foundation Programmes, offered at the University of Central Lancashire by ONCampus. Successful completion of this programme can guarantee entry to a wide range of programmes with us.

Please see our further information and guidance on our English Language requirements.

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How to apply

We welcome applications from all international students. For information and forms for undergraduate and postgraduate applications, please visit our how to apply section for international students.

Contact us

For more information on studying at the University of Central Lancashire, please contact:

Govind Singh Bisht, Director - South Asia
Mobile: +91 97174 25556
Telephone: +91-11-41647555