Lancaster University

Lancaster University, Bailrigg, United Kingdom

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Lancaster University, also officially known as the University of Lancaster, is a public research university in Lancaster, Lancashire, England. The university was established by Royal Charter in 1964, one of several new universities created in the 1960s.

The university was initially based in St Leonard's Gate in the city centre, until moving to a purpose-built 300 acres (120 ha) campus at Bailrigg in 1968. The campus buildings are arranged around a central walkway known as the Spine, which is connected to a central plaza, named Alexandra Square in honour of its first chancellor, Princess Alexandra.

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Motto: Truth lies open to all

Endowment: £5.47 million (2013/14)

Administrative staff: 3,025

Students: 12,965 (2014/15)

Undergraduates: 9,235 (2014/15)

Postgraduates: 3,735 (2014/15)

Male students 48 : 52 Female students

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Abdulrahim Elsiwi has applied to Lancaster University

Applied for MSc MSc Computer Science in Lancaster University for October, 2020 intake. The applicat...


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Owen Mtambo has received admit to Lancaster University

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Schoolarship Program For Undergraduate And International Students Coming To Ghana

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