Teaching and learning
Whether you are looking for a broad base or a deep specialism, Lancaster has something to offer. Our reputation attracts academics from all over the world, allowing us to offer innovative and pioneering programmes taught by experts at the cutting edge of their specialist fields, giving you access to the best teaching possible.
We pride ourselves on our flexible approach to undergraduate study, with options for study abroad, industrial placements and part-time study, and we are one of only a handful of universities within the UK that allows the majority of students to study additional minor subjects alongside their major subject. Our flexible approach could provide you with a course tailor-made for your specific academic interests, and can help to differentiate your degree when you enter the job market.
Lancaster offers a huge range of courses in the arts, with one of the world’s top Linguistics departments, a prestigious Law School, and an innovative Contemporary Arts department, as well as exciting and diverse programmes tackling the challenges of the modern world in areas such as Sociology, Politics and International Relations.
Our Management School is one of the few business schools in the world to hold quadruple accreditation, and is consistently ranked among the UK’s top ten. We offer industry-focused programmes across Accounting and Finance, Business Analytics, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Management, Organisation and Marketing.
We are proud to excel in science and technology, with courses directly informed by world-leading research in Environmental Science, Psychology, Computing and Mathematics, as well as opportunities to study subjects such as Chemistry, Engineering and Physics in state-of-the-art facilities.
At Lancaster Medical School, we offer a flagship professional qualification in Medicine and Surgery, as well as certificates in Pre-Medical Studies. We also offer a newly developed Sports and Exercise Science degree, and an extensive range of highly ranked degrees across the Biosciences.