University of Lancaster

We pride ourselves by offering a high ranking education while maintaining a supportive, collegiate community environment to study in.

UK, Germany, Ghana

Undergraduate Students:
Average 1st Year Class Size:

UK Rural Campus 15 minutes bus ride from the City centre of Lancaster.
Ghana and Germany - City Campus


This depends on the subject, more details can be found on the course pages on the website. All subject will involve a mix of typical lectures, lab work (if necessary) and seminars which are small sessions with an academic.

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Lancaster University is a triple top 10 UK university and consistently ranked in the global top 1%.

A campus based university located in a beautiful, historic city in the north of England, situated close to Manchester International Airport and the stunning scenery of the Lake District with excellent rail links to London and Scotland. Our campus provides safe, affordable and convenient living with our accommodation being awarded ‘Best University Halls’ seven times since 2010.

With over 12,000 students from over 100 nationalities, over 20% of our students are from overseas giving Lancaster a diverse and international environment. We have over 150 research, teaching and student exchange partnerships with leading universities and institutions in 24 countries around the globe.

All students have the opportunity to gain work experience as part of their degree. A full year in industry is now also an option on many of our courses.


IB Grades

UFP Grades


Typically 35 points overall (inc 16 points from 3 HLs), but ranging between 32 points overall (inc 16 points from 3 HLs and 36 points overall (inc 16 points from 3 HLs)

Typically AAB, but ranging from AAA-BBB.

Education Model

Internships within degree

Study Abroad available

We are one of the few universities to offer a major/minor system for the majority of our courses. This means that students will apply for a major subject through UCAS, then upon arrival choose an additional minor subject. Students will then study both of these subjects for their first year.



Tuition Cost

Financial Aid

Home £9,250 per year
International £18,700- 20,865 per year depending on subject.

We offer scholarships based on nationality which can be found here:


Accounting & Finance

World Top 100, Country Top 30


Country Top 10

Business and Management

World Top 100, Country Top 30

Chinese Studies

Computer Science

World Top 200, Country Top 30

Ecology & Conservation

English Literature and/or Language

World Top 50, Country Top 30


World Top 100, Country Top 10

International Relations

Liberal Arts and Sciences


Country Top 10

Modern Languages Mixed

World Top 200, Country Top 10


Country Top 30


Country Top 30

Software Engineering




Chemical/Energy Engineering

Country Top 10

Civil Engineering

Creative Writing

Country #1


World Top 200, Country Top 30

Environmental Science

World Top 100, Country Top 10


Country Top 10


Country Top 30


World Top 50, Country #3

Mechanical Engineering

Country Top 30

Natural Sciences

Philosophy Politics and Economics


World Top 200, Country Top 10


World Top 50

Art & Design

World Top 100, Country Top 10

Biological Sciences

Country Top 30


Country Top 30

Communication and Media Studies

World Top 200, Country Top 10

Drama & Theatre

Country Top 10

Electronic/Electrical Engineering

Country Top 30

Film and Media Production

Information Technology

Liberal Arts Only


Country Top 10

Medicine (Undergraduate)

Country Top 30

Operational Research

World Top 50


Country Top 10


World Top 100, Country Top 10

Theology and Religious Studies

World Top 100, Country Top 10

World Rankings = QS World Subject Rankings 2020
Country Rankings =
Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects

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