A Vietnamese Touch – Traditional New Year Celebration

Not so many people know that Vietnamese New Year is actually the same as the Chinese New Year because we use the same lunar calendar system which is based on cycles of the lunar… Continue reading

European Agents visit UCLan

We were delighted to host a group of Agents from across Europe at a dedicated conference earlier this week. This event was designed to showcase the many courses, facilities and services that UCLan… Continue reading

Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year for 2012 was on 23rd January 2012 and it is year of Dragon. It is known that the most important festival in China is Chinese New Year which is… Continue reading

UCLan in Thailand

UCLan in Thailand

UCLan participated in the OCSC event in Thailand recently – lots of interest in UCLan, for the planned Thai campus and also our public fashion show. Thanks to those who showed such interest in UCLan – we are keeping in touch with you!

Alison

UCLan Forensic Science team in Dubai

Last week, three of my colleagues from UCLan’s well-renowned School of Forensic & Investigative Science were in the UAE for the Intersec Exhibition. The team met with representatives of diverse companies and interested… Continue reading

Bahrain Minister of Higher Education Signs Scroll of Friendship

I was delighted that Dr Riad Hamza, from the Ministry of Higher Education in Bahrain, added his signature to the Scroll in November during an EducationUK exhibition at the Movenpick hotel. Showing his enthusiasm… Continue reading

UCLan is the first UK university to establish a campus in Thailand.

Announced today, UCLan will open a university campus in Bangkok in 2014 – the first British university to open a full university there.  5,000 students are expected to study at the Thailand campus over 10 years… Continue reading

Preston Guild 2012

2012 will be a very exciting year for all of us here in the city of Preston as we celebrate the festival of Preston Guild. Preston Guild is unique in the UK. It… Continue reading

UAE National Day

I was privileged to be in the UAE last week, attending exhibitions and meeting students and agents in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai. On 2nd December, the United Arab Emirates celebrated its 40th… Continue reading

Good exhibition…

Good exhibition at the British School yesterday followed by a social evening at the home of the British Council director in Friends Colony. Many familiar faces from other UK institutions in Delhi for… Continue reading