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Lancaster University

Lancaster | North West England

Political City Campus Rural Collegiate

Ucas code: L14

Collegiate, local, global: Lancaster is the ultimate university community. Whoever you are, you're bound to feel at home. At Lancaster you won't just be coming to a top 10 university, you'll be coming to a world of opportunity - Lancaster students can volunteer in Malaysia, India and China. We've had the best uni halls for three years running, according to the National Student Housing Survey.
Source:Lancaster University Students' Union
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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

68%

MED

Political

60%

HIGH

Creative

59%

MED

Sporty

69%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

48%

LOW

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 97% HIGH
Student satisfaction score 84% HIGH
Average graduate salary £23k HIGH

Number of students

13,113

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

72%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

10%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

49%

of students are male

Young / Mature

8%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

34%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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