January and mid-year starts

You don't need to wait until the following September to begin your studies. Take a look below at our range of options for undergraduate and postgraduate courses that start in January and March.

Undergraduate courses with an accelerated model offer a fast-track approach to earning your degree. In these programmes, you'll engage in an intensive study format, allowing you to cover the required material efficiently and graduate sooner. In these accelerated courses you will study:

  • Year 1: January to September 2024
  • Year 2: September 2024 to June 2025
  • Year 3: September 2025 to June 2026

Postgraduate courses

Professional development and short courses

In addition, we offer a variety of short courses to help you gain new skills and advance your career. These continuing professional development courses run at various times throughout the year and can help you gain the skills, knowledge and confidence to succeed in your chosen career.

Discover our courses

Where next?

  • Undergraduate study

    The University of Central Lancashire is a great place to study an undergraduate degree in the North West. Choosing a university is a big decision. We'll help find the course that’s right for you.

  • Postgraduate study

    Our postgraduate courses can allow you to carry out extra study and explore your area of interest at an advanced level.

  • A-Z of courses

    Check out our course listings to discover what courses we have to offer including undergraduate, postgraduate, research, degree apprenticeships and CPD short courses.