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.

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What undergraduate course do you want to study?

We have a broad range of subjects and undergraduate degree programmes to choose from. From law and sciences, to arts and healthcare - there will be something to suit you. Browse our wide range of subject areas and take the first step towards your future career. If you're still stuck, read our guide on what degree should I do?

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Study an undergraduate degree

Choosing a university is a big decision. Let us help you with the information below. Once you've decided on a course you can also check your eligibility with our UCAS points calculator.

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What our undergraduate students say

I'm loving my time at UCLan with fantastic lecturers, great friends, and interesting modules that have helped me to realise what I really want to do with my life.
Kai Barclay
Kai Barclay
BA (Hons) History
United Kingdom
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Student living costs

Considering university and concerned about finances? We're the most affordable uni in the country according to The Times (2023). Discover how to manage your finances and explore the support available.

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Undergraduate degree FAQs

Your life at the University of Central Lancashire

We know you've got some difficult decisions to make about the university that's right for you. Looking for an unforgettable student experience? UCLan is the perfect destination. Gain friends for life, learn about yourself and make memories that will last forever.

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Made your decision? Let's start your application

Have you done your research and chosen the perfect degree course? Then it’s time to start your application and personal statement. Depending on whether you’re planning to study full or part-time, the application process might be different. We’ll be with you every step of the way. 

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Returning to study and not sure where to start?

Have you been out of study for a while? Do you lack the formal qualifications to apply for a degree course? Whatever your age or background university is still an option for you. Find out how we can help you to find the best route to start your university journey.  

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Explore our university

Want to know what life is really like at UCLan? View guided tours, accommodation info and more.

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Useful information

Courses with a foundation year

Looking to start a degree but don’t have the right qualifications? We have a wide range of courses with a foundation year.


There’s something special about living in university accommodation, especially if it’s your first time away from home. With a wide range of accommodation options, we'll help you find the right place for you.

Student support

We pride ourselves on our excellent student support services, we offer expert advice and support with health and wellbeing, inclusive support, financial advice and much more.

Fees and funding

Studying with us is one of the biggest investments you'll make towards your future. We're here to help you every step of the way. Find out about tuition fees and financial support available such as scholarships and bursaries.