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    Lancaster University was founded in 1964 and it is consistently ranked amongst the best universities in the UK. Based two miles from Lancaster city centre, the university is set in a beautiful 360 acre parkland site complete with playing fields and a duck pond - the perfect backdrop to your studies.

    It offers a whole spectrum of courses and qualifications in subjects like health, medicine, science, management, and the arts and makes use of the collegiate system which creates a community atmosphere and helps you easily connect with your fellow students.


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    9th (Complete University Guide 2016)
    10th (The Guardian’s University Guide 2016)


    Full time undergraduate fees in 2014 were £9,000 for UK/EU students and start at £13,270 for international students.

    Established: 1964

    UCAS Code: L14


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    Information on open days at Lancaster University

    Lancaster University open days

    See what Lancaster University is like by attending one of their Open Days. They organise events for both undergraduates and postgraduates. The next Open Day events will be taking place in 2016.

    2015 Postgraduate open events take place on:

    Postgraduate Open Day - Thursday 25th February 2016

    Undergraduate Open Day – Saturday 18th June 2016

    Undergraduate Open Day – Saturday 9th July 2016

    Undergraduate Open Day – Saturday 3rd September 2016

    How to find it:


    Lancaster University
    LA1 4YW

    Telephone 01524 65201

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