University Centre

A few minutes from Blackpool's golden sands, and at the heart of town, University Centre provides students with fantastic facilities, friendly tutors and inspired learning experiences.

What's here?

  • Theatre 
  • Art gallery 
  • Film and TV studios
  • Fine art studios
  • Dance studio
  • Music rehearsal space
  • Project management centre of excellence
  • State of the art networking labs
  • Science labs
  • Quiet and inspiring study spaces
  • Extensive modern library 
  • Café - where students can get breakfast, free!
  • Starbucks – discounted for students
  • Careers Zone
  • Car parking (fee applies)

Why study at B&FC's University Centre?

  • Small study groups offering you more tutor time
  • Degrees awarded by Lancaster University
  • Access to industry placements

Location information

Park Road

How to get here

  • Leave the M55 at junction 4
  • At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit on to Preston New Road (A583) heading to Blackpool
  • At the lights, continue straight on to Park Road (B5390)
  • University Centre is on the right


Detailed information and guidance about disabled access for the university centre can be found on the AccessAble website, including access, parking facilities and additional services. For specific locations at the University Centre, please see below:

Contact us

European Structural and Investment Funds
Council for Independent Education
European Social Fund
Lancaster University
Disabled Confident
Top 50 Training Providers