#316 Overall Influence

Lancaster University

Research university in Lancaster, United Kingdom

From Wikipedia

Lancaster University is a collegiate 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.

Source: Wikipedia

What is Lancaster University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#205 World Rank
Literature
#194 World Rank
Business
#102 World Rank
Communications
#283 World Rank
Education
#460 World Rank
Engineering
#283 World Rank
Philosophy
#335 World Rank
Computer Science
#157 World Rank
Religious Studies
#80 World Rank
Sociology
#646 World Rank
Biology
#234 World Rank
Economics
#266 World Rank
History
#450 World Rank
Mathematics
#412 World Rank
Political Science
#744 World Rank
Medical
#156 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#352 World Rank
Psychology
#767 World Rank
Chemistry
#692 World Rank
Physics
#711 World Rank
Law
#282 World Rank
Anthropology
#440 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#628 World Rank
Nursing
#534 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are Lancaster University's Most influential alumni?

Lancaster University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Sociology, Communications, and Earth Sciences

Roger Ashton-Griffiths

Roger Ashton-Griffiths

English actor, screenwriter and film director

Richard Slaughter

Australian futurologist

Albrecht Schmidt

Computer scientist

Debjani Chatterjee

Debjani Chatterjee

British poet

Trevor McMillan

English radiobiologist, Vice-Chancellor of Keele University

Collette Roche

Matt Donovan

Poet

Philip Nicholson

Cricketer

Ranvir Singh

Ranvir Singh

British television presenter

Jacob Polley

British writer

Nicholas Abercrombie

British sociologist and retired academic

Adrian Holliday

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