Lancaster in world top 50 for Arts and Humanities
Lancaster has risen 10 places to joint 44th in The Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2019 by subject for Arts and Humanities.Read more
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Lancaster in UK top 3 for graduate employment
The Times and Sunday Times League Table 2019 has ranked Lancaster third in the UK for graduate employment prospects. Lancaster is also the highest ranked university in the North.Read more
Born into care: Study uncovers scale of newborn babies in care proceedings in England
This first ever national study of newborn babies (under one week old) in the family justice system in England has revealed that in 2007/8, care proceedings were issued for 1,039 newborn babies (32% of all cases involving infant aged under 1 year). By 2016/17, this number had more than doubled at 2,447 newborns (42% of all infant cases).
Carbon emissions from Amazonian forest fires up to four times worse than feared
A large complex of wildfires affected one million hectares of central Amazonian forests in the 2015 El Ni?o event . Despite affecting an area more than five times the size of the Mendocino wildfires in California, these received little national or international media attention at the time
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Take five minutes to experience our campus with our Virtual Open Day and discover what it’s like to live and learn at Lancaster University. Explore spaces to study, live and have fun - on campus and in the nearby City of Lancaster.Virtual Open Day
Top 10 and rising!
Top ten in all three UK league tables, we score particularly highly for student satisfaction and employability. Add in our unique colleges, community feel and international outlook, and you can see why our staff and students love being here.Why Lancaster?