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Lancaster University

  • Public University, Estd 1964
  • Lancaster, England
  • 50 Courses

University Highlights

  • Founded in 1964 in Lancaster, Lancashire, UK
  • A residential collegiate university with nine colleges
  • Four faculties and about 45 centers and institutions
  • Hosts over 15,900 students with over 3,000 from 142 countries
  • A global community 0f 148,000 alumni in over 180 countries
  • Ten university halls with more than 7,000 bed spaces
  • Awarded scholarships to students from 44 countries in 2020
  • Accepts specific English language tests including IELTS and PTE
  • Earned £42m from research grants and contracts in 2018/19

University at a Glance

  • International
    Students
    3000
  • Male/Female
    Ratio
    1:1.04
  • UG/PG Course
    Ratio
    1.49:1
  • Faculty/Student
    Ratio
    1:8.33
  • No. of
    Campuses
    1
  • Yearly Hostel &
    Meals Expense
    £9.2K - 12.0K

Overview

Lancaster University is a well-known public university in Lancashire, UK. Founded in 1964, the university has a history of over 56 years. The main campus is in Bailrigg, south of the city.
Being a collegiate university, it consists of nine colleges and four faculties. It has more than 15,900 students in total. Over 3,000 of them come from 142 countries. It offers 340 undergraduate and 228 postgraduate courses and several research programs.
New undergraduates with certain criteria receive accommodation in the halls. It has ten public and 14 private halls in total. Both en-suite and communal rooms with over 7,000 bed spaces are available. Private halls are under the management of partnered programs.
In 2019, this institution offered £4.3m worth of scholarships and bursaries. 4,111 students received help with fees and daily costs. In 2020, students from 44 different countries got scholarships. The university website lists these scholarship programs and funding.
This university accepts various tests proving the English language skills of the students. They include IELTS, PTE, TOEFL, ISE, and Cambridge. Information on subject-specific scores is available on the university website.
Being a research-focused university, it earned £42m from research grants in 2018/19. It has over 45 research centers. It is the alma mater of over 178,000 alumni in 180 countries. It is one of the esteemed universities in the UK and the world.

Fees & Admissions Requirements

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Admission Requirements
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Undergraduate Students

  • Standard Level:
    IELTS Academic: 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in all components
    TOEFL iBT/ TOEFL iBT (Home Edition): 87 with 17 in Listening and Speaking, 18 in Reading, and 20 in Writing
    PTE Academic: 58 with 42 in four elements
    Cambridge Advanced (CAE)/ Cambridge Proficiency (CPE): 176 in 162 in each component
    GCSE/IGCSE/ O Level English: Grade C/4
    CaMLA ECPE:Grade C2
    Trinity ISE: ISE II, Distinction in each element
    LanguageCert ESOL: B2 communicator with 39 in each skill

For more information: https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/study/entry-requirements/undergraduate-english-requirements/

Postgraduate Students
Accepted tests: IELTS Academic, TOEFL iBT/ TOEFL iBT (Home Edition), and Pearson PTE Academic.
For more information: https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/study/entry-requirements/postgraduate-english-requirements/

Application feesGBP 20 - 20
Courses
  • Undergraduate
    Duration: 3 Years - 5 Years
    1st Year Tution Fees: £20.9K
  • Postgraduate
    Duration: 1 Year - 2 Years
    1st Year Tution Fees: £20.9K

Accommodation

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Lancaster University through our handy list of options below!

On campus accommodation :
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Description
  • Ten university-managed and 14 private halls available
  • New undergraduate students with certain criteria receive guaranteed accommodation
  • Single, shared, en-suit, and communal rooms available
  • 7,000 bed spaces are available in total
  • Annual cost estimate from £9,240- £12,012 (USD 12,589.49- USD 16,366.34)
  • Majority of the halls are self-catered with four colleges having catered service
  • Accommodation contracts are either for 40 weeks or 52 weeks

For more information: https://www.lancaster.ac.uk/accommodation/

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All Courses

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BSc (Hons) Finance

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 21.5K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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MSc Management

  • Course LevelPostgraduate
  • Course Duration1 Year
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 25.4K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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MBA Business Administration

  • Course LevelPostgraduate
  • Course Duration1 Year
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 34.5K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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BA (Hons) Architecture

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 20.9K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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BSc (Hons) Accounting and Management

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 21.5K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 21.5K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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BSc (Hons) Business Management

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 21.5K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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BA (Hons) Design

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 20.9K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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MSc Accounting and Financial Management

  • Course LevelPostgraduate
  • Course Duration1 Year
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 25.4K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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MSc Advanced Marketing Management

  • Course LevelPostgraduate
  • Course Duration1 Year
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 25.4K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science

  • Course LevelUndergraduate
  • Course Duration3 Years
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 25.3K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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MSc Finance

  • Course LevelPostgraduate
  • Course Duration1 Year
  • 1st Year Tution FeesGBP 25.4K
  • IntakeFall: October 2022
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Campus & Contact

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Main Campus
  • Address:
    Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YW UK
  • Email:
    internationalrecruitment@lancaster.ac.uk
  • Phone:
    +44 (0) 1524 65201

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