Lancaster University is a campus based university in the North West of England. We rank in the top 15 in the three major UK league tables for 2022 (The Times, The Guardian and The Complete University Guide). We are a research-intensive university and our results in the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021 confirm our position in delivering world-quality research.
Our colleges, community feel and international outlook all show why our staff and students love being here. The 2022 National Student Survey (NSS) gives us an overall satisfaction score of 83.6%, ranking us 1st in the North, 8th in England and 11th in the UK when compared to other universities.