Lancaster University
Region: Northern Europe
Country/Region: United Kingdom
Found Year: 1964
Address: Lancaster University, Bailrigg, Lancaster, LA1 4YW, United Kingdom
Introduction

Lancaster University was set up under the Royal Charter of Government of UK in the year 1964 and is an internationally highly ranked leader in the provision of excellent teaching and research within a beautiful campus setting. It is a collegiate university with eight undergraduate colleges on campus (and a ninth for graduates). The University places great emphasis on a strong student experience that gives students access to academics who are experts in their field and provides an integrative environment that is conducive to learning for a culturally and ethnically diverse student population. It offers innovative, flexible and attractive programmes in Arts, Business, Medicine, Science, Technology and Social Sciences. In the most recent UK Research Excellence Framework 83% of its research was recognised as world leading or internationally excellent and some key areas of research are ranked amongst the best in the UK.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
301-400
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
301-400
2018
301-400
2019
301-400
2020
301-400
2021
301-400
2022
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Ecology
30
Telecommunication Engineering
38
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
45
Hospitality & Tourism Management
45
Remote Sensing
46
Geography
51-75
Water Resources
51-75
Transportation Science & Technology
51-75
Key Statistics
13145
Total Enrollment
4360(33.2%)
International Students
10090
Undergraduate Enrollment
2850(28.2%)
International Students
3055
Graduate Enrollment
1510(49.4%)
International Students
Programs
Undergraduate Programs
Accounting and Finance
Accounting and Finance
Accounting and Management Studies
Accounting, Auditing and Finance
Accounting, Finance and Computer Science
Accounting, Finance and Mathematics
Advertising and Marketing
Biochemistry
Biochemistry (Study Abroad)
Biochemistry with Biomedicine
Biochemistry with Genetics
Biological Sciences
Biological Sciences (Study Abroad)
Biological Sciences with Biomedicine
Biology and Geography
Biology with Psychology
Biomedical Science
Business Computing and Information Systems
Business Economics
Business Economics (Study Abroad)
Business Studies
Business Studies (Study Abroad)
Cell Biology
Cell Biology (Study Abroad)
Cell Biology with Biomedicine
Communication Systems and Electronics
Communication Systems and Electronics (With Industrial Experience)
Computer Science
Computer Science (Study Abroad)
Computer Science and Mathematics
Computer Science and Music
Computer Science Innovation
Computer Science with Industrial Experience
Computer Systems Engineering
Computer Systems Engineering
Computing and European Languages
Conservation Biology
Conservation Biology (Study Abroad)
Creative Arts
Criminology
Criminology and Sociology
Earth and Environmental Science
Earth and Environmental Science (Study Abroad)
Earth Science with Geography
Earth Science with Geography (Study Abroad)
Ecology
Ecology (Study Abroad)
Economics
Economics and Geography
Economics and International Relations
Economics and Mathematics
Economics and Politics
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Engineering
Engineering (Study Abroad)
Engineering (Study Abroad)
English Language
English Language (Study Abroad)
English Language and Creative Writing
English Language and French Studies
English Language and German Studies
English Language and Linguistics
English Language and Literature
English Language and Sociolinguistics
English Language and Spanish Studies
English Language in the Media
English Language in the Media (Study Abroad)
English Literature
English Literature and History
English Literature and Linguistics
English Literature and Music
English Literature and Philosophy
English Literature and Religious Studies
English Literature with Creative Writing
English Literature, Creative Writing and Practice
Entrepreneurship (With Management)
Environmental Biology
Environmental Biology (Study Abroad)
Environmental Change and Sustainable Development
Environmental Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry
Environmental Chemistry (Study Abroad)
Environmental Chemistry (Study Abroad)
Environmental Mathematics
Environmental Science
Environmental Science (Study Abroad)
Ethics, Philosophy and Religion
European Languages and Film Studies
European Languages and Management Studies
European Legal Studies
European Management (French)
European Management (German)
European Management (Italian)
European Management (Spanish)
European-American Management
Film Studies
Film Studies and English Literature
Film Studies and Philosophy
Film Studies and Sociology
Finance
Finance and Economics
Finance and Management Studies
Financial Mathematics
Fine Art
French Studies
French Studies and Computing
French Studies and English Literature
French Studies and Geography
French Studies and German Studies
French Studies and History
French Studies and Linguistics
French Studies and Mathematics
French Studies and Music
French Studies and Philosophy
French Studies and Politics
French Studies and Psychology
French Studies and Spanish Studies
French Studies and Theatre Studies
Geography
Geography
Geography with Earth Science
Geography/North America
Geography/North America
German Studies
German Studies and Computing
German Studies and English Literature
German Studies and Geography
German Studies and History
German Studies and Linguistics
German Studies and Mathematics
German Studies and Music
German Studies and Philosophy
German Studies and Politics
German Studies and Psychology
German Studies and Spanish Studies
History
History and International Relations
History and Music
History and Philosophy
History and Politics
History and Religious Studies
History, Philosophy and Politics
Human Geography
It For Creative Industries
It For Creative Industries (With Industrial Experience)
Law
Law (International)
Law and Criminology
Linguistics
Linguistics (Study Abroad)
Linguistics and Philosophy
Linguistics and Psychology
Management
Management (Study Abroad)
Management and Entrepreneurship
Management and Information Technology
Management and Organisation
Management and Organisation (Human Resource Management)
Management and Organisation (Study Abroad)
Management Mathematics
Management Science
Management Science (Study Abroad)
Marketing
Marketing (Study Abroad)
Marketing and Design
Marketing Management
Marketing Management (Study Abroad)
Marketing with Psychology
Mathematics
Mathematics (Study Abroad)
Mathematics and Philosophy
Mathematics with Statistics
Mathematics with Statistics (Study Abroad)
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mechatronics
Mechatronics
Media and Cultural Studies
Medicine and Surgery - Liverpool University
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Modern European History
Modern Languages
Music
Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences
Natural Sciences/North America
Natural Sciences/North America
Nuclear Engineering
Operations Management
Operations Management (Study Abroad)
Organisation Studies and Psychology
Organisation Studies and Sociology
Peace Studies and International Relations
Philosophy
Philosophy and Politics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy, Politics and Economics
Physical Geography
Physical Geography / Australasia
Physics
Physics
Physics with Particle Physics and Cosmology
Physics with Particle Physics and Cosmology
Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology
Physics, Astrophysics and Space Science
Physics, Astrophysics and Space Science
Physics/North America
Physics/North America
Politics
Politics (Study Abroad)
Politics and Religious Studies
Politics and Sociology
Politics with International Relations
Pre-Medical Studies: Certificate of Higher Education
Project Management (Industry)
Psychology
Psychology
Psychology and Statistics
Psychology in Education
Religious Studies
Religious Studies and Sociology
Social History
Social Work
Sociolinguistics
Sociolinguistics (Study Abroad)
Sociology
Software Engineering
Software Engineering (With Industrial Experience)
Spanish Studies
Spanish Studies and Computing
Spanish Studies and English Literature
Spanish Studies and Geography
Spanish Studies and History
Spanish Studies and Linguistics
Spanish Studies and Mathematics
Spanish Studies and Music
Spanish Studies and Philosophy
Spanish Studies and Politics
Spanish Studies and Psychology
Spanish Studies and Theatre Studies
Statistics
Statistics (Study Abroad)
Sustainable Engineering
Sustainable Engineering
Theatre Studies
Theatre Studies and English Literature
Theoretical Physics
Theoretical Physics
Theoretical Physics with Mathematics
Theoretical Physics with Mathematics
Working with Children (Early Years)
Working with Young People and Young People's Services
Graduate Programs
Accounting and Financial Management
Accounting and Financial Management
Accounting and Financial Management
Advanced Computer Science
Advanced Marketing Management
Advanced Marketing Management
Applied Linguistics (By Thesis and Coursework)
Applied Social Science
Applied Social Science
Applied Social Statistics
Applied Social Statistics
Art Phd
Bioethics and Medical Law
Bioethics and Medical Law
Biological Science
Biological Science
Biological Sciences.
Biomedical and Life Sciences
Biomedical and Life Sciences
Biomedical Science
Biomedical Science (By Research)
Biomedicine
Biophotonics
Business Administration (Executive) MBA
Business Administration (Global) - Jordan MBA
Business Administration (Global) - Singapore MBA
Business Administration (Global) - Zambia MBA
Business Administration MBA
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy For Primary Care
Communication and Information Systems (By Research)
Communication Systems
Communication Systems
Communication Systems Visiting/Exchange Research
Computer Science
Computer Science
Computer Science with Industrial Experience
Computing (By Research)
Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies
Conflict, Development and Security
Conservation Science
Contaminated Land and Remediation
Contemporary Arts
Contemporary Arts Research
Contract Law
Creative Arts Consultancy
Creative Arts Consultancy
Creative Writing
Creative Writing
Creative Writing
Creative Writing (Distance Learning)
Criminology
Critical Software Engineering
Cultural Research
Cultural Research
Cyber Security
Cyber Security
Cyber Security
Decommissioning and Environmental Clean-Up
Design
Design
Design Management
Developmental Disorders
Developmental Psychology
Digital Language and Literacies
Digital Signal Processing and Intelligent Systems
Digital Signal Processing and Intelligent Systems
Diplomacy and Foreign Policy
Diplomacy and International Law
Diplomacy and International Law
Diplomacy and Religion
Discourse Studies
Distributed Systems Engineering
Doctoral Programme in Educational Research
E-Business and Innovation
E-Business and Innovation
E-Research and Technology Enhanced Learning (By Course Work and Thesis)
Ecology (By Research)
Ecology and the Environment
Economics
Education
Educational Research
Energy and the Environment
Engineering
Engineering
Engineering (By Research)
Engineering Visiting/Exchange Research
English
English Language
English Language and Literary Studies
English Literary Research
English Literary Studies
Environment and Development
Environment and Development (Overseas Placement)
Environmental and Biochemical Toxicology
Environmental Informatics
Environmental Management and Consultancy
Environmental Pollution and Protection
Environmental Science
Environmental Science (By Research)
Environmental Science and Technology
Environmental Science Visiting/Exchange Research
Europe in A Global Context
European and Global Studies (Siegen)
European Languages and Cultures
European Languages and Cultures
European Union Institutions and Policy-Making
Film
Finance
Financial Analysis
Gender and Women's Studies
Gender and Women's Studies and English
Gender and Women's Studies and Sociology
Geography
Health Research
Health Research (Intellectual Disability)
Health Research By Published Work
Highwire
History
Human Computer Interaction
Human Resource and Knowledge Management
Human Resources and Consulting
Information Technology, Management and Organisational Change
Innovation in School Practice
International Business
International Business and Corporate Law
International Human Rights and Terrorism Law
International Law
International Law and International Relations
International Master's Environmental Science and Technology Msc
International Master's Programme in Practicing Management
International Master's Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
International Relations
Investigative Expertise
Lake District Landscape
Lake District Landscape and Environment
Lake District Studies
Language Studies
Language Testing (Distance)
Language, Speech and Hearing
Languages and Cultures
Law
Leadership For Sustainability
Linguistics
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Management Learning and Leadership
Management Learning and Leadership Mphil
Management Science and Marketing Analytics
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechatronic Systems Engineering
Media and Cultural Studies
Medical Biotechnology and Leadership
Medicine
Microelectronics and System-On-Chip Engineering
Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing
Mobile Broadband Communications
Mobile Systems (Kbtu)
Money, Banking & Finance
Money, Banking and Finance
Money, Banking and Finance
Multimedia Networking
Multimedia Production and Distribution
Music
Nanoscience
Networking and Internet Systems
Nuclear Engineering
Operational Research and Management Science
Organisation, Work and Technology
Organisational Change (Health Care) Postgraduate Certificate
Organisational Change Postgraduate Certificate
Organisational Health and Well Being
Palliative Care
Philosophy
Philosophy and Religion
Philosophy Visiting/Exchange Research
Physics
Physics Visiting/Exchange Research
Plant Sciences (By Research)
Politics
Politics and Philosophy
Politics, Philosophy and Religion
Professional Contemporary Arts Practice
Project Management
Psychological Research Methods
Psychology
Psychology of Advertising
Public Health
Quantitative Finance
Quantitative Methods For Science, Social Science and Medicine
Religion and Conflict
Religious Studies
Resource and Environmental Management
Ruskin Studies
Safety Engineering (Industry-Based)
Science of the Environment
Science Studies
Social Network Technologies
Social Psychology
Social Work
Society, Technology and Nature
Sociological Research
Sociology
Sources and Approaches in Regional and Local History Certificate
Statistics
Statistics
Statistics and Epidemiology
Statistics and Operational Research (Stor-I)
Sustainability, Innovation and Design
Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
Sustainable Water Management
Teaching English As A Foreign Language
Teaching English To Speakers of Other Languages
Theatre Studies
Volcanology and Geological Hazards
Women's Studies