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Discover ‘Inside The Box’, a new student blog!

Tue, 15 Mar News

We are excited to announce that we have just launched a brand-new student blog for the students at University Centre Peterborough, and the wider student community of the Inspire Education Group. Inside The Box ( will be a hub of creativity and an online platform for students from a variety of subjects to showcase their […]
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Peterborough UKAS Accredited Microbiological Testing Laboratory welcomes students from University Centre Peterborough for “inspirational” visit

Fri, 11 Mar News

Ahead of National Careers Week, 7-12th March 2022, Test Labs, Peterborough’s only UKAS accredited testing laboratory (registration number 22215) invited University Centre Peterborough’s cohort of First and Third year students studying Biological Science. Test Labs became one of the quickest successful UKAS applicants after receiving the prestigious certification in just under a year of opening, […]
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Graduation ceremonies held for University Centre Peterborough 2020 and 2021 students at Peterborough Cathedral

Tue, 28 Sep News

University Centre Peterborough graduates celebrate their achievements in the first in-person graduation ceremonies since 2019 held at the great Peterborough Cathedral. Due to last year’s graduation unfortunately not being able to go ahead, University Centre Peterborough hosted two ceremonies on Thursday 23rd September 2021 across the afternoon and evening to celebrate the success of 300 […]
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Graduation 2021

Mon, 13 Sep News

To celebrate your academic achievements, University Centre Peterborough is hosting ourGraduation Ceremony at Peterborough Cathedral on Thursday 23rd September 2021. This year, there will be two ceremonies taking place on the day to accommodate students from both 2020 and 2021. Communications and Letters Graduation Afternoon Ceremony Student Letter - Sept 21 File size: 1 KB […]
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UCP announces exciting new partnership with The Open University

Thu, 22 Jul News

An exciting new partnership between University Centre Peterborough (UCP) and The Open University (OU) has been announced that will bring high-quality and affordable degrees to Peterborough, Stamford and the wider Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire areas. This will enable UCP students to gain a globally recognised degree with a partner that is one of the largest universities […]
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Information for students starting in September 2021

Thu, 01 Jul News

Here you can find out the latest information regarding delivery plans and how this affects new and current students at University Centre Peterborough (UCP) starting in September 2021. UCP are committed to providing an outstanding, supportive academic experience for all our students. The safety and wellbeing of our students and staff is at the heart […]
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Inspire Education Group Cyber Attack

Fri, 19 Mar News

On Monday 15th March 2021, Inspire Education Group was subject to a concerted ransomware cyberattack, initiated overseas. This is entirely based at the Peterborough campus and has impacted Peterborough College and University Centre Peterborough only. This appears to be part of a succession of cyberattacks in UK education institutions. A ransomware attack encrypts and ‘locks’ […]
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Student voices during the pandemic

Thu, 11 Feb News

The Bridport Prize run international creative writing competitions and earlier this year opened up a LET IT OUT competition just for university students about how the pandemic has impacted their life. In just 400 words they wanted students to focus on the highs, lows and laughs to show the different points of view of undergrad […]
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Introduction to Creative Writing

Mon, 01 Feb News

Introduction to Creative Writing is an 8 week online course run by Andrew McDonnell who is the course leader for the BA (Hons) English Literature and BA (Hons) English Literature with Creative Writing degrees at University Centre Peterborough. As well as being a lecturer, Andrew is also a writer, having published short stories and poetry […]
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2021 Dissertation Conference Winners

Mon, 18 Jan News

The annual dissertation conference gives an opportunity for final year students from the Psychosocial Studies, Sociology, Criminology, Archaeology and Landscape History, Media Production, Journalism and English Literature degree programmes to present their dissertation ideas to their peers in order to gain feedback from a team of panel members. Normally this event would take place in front […]
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Check the buzz around The Hive

Wed, 13 Jan News

The Hive is a student magazine written and produced by BA (Hons) Journalism students at UCP with the support of academic staff. The latest issues features insightful and throught-provoking articles covering local sport, LGBTQ+, vegetarianism, tattoos, gaming, nightlife and of course the impact of Covid on students and society. Thank you to the following students […]
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Free Online Yoga for UCP Students and Staff

Mon, 11 Jan News

Move over Joe Wicks - UCP are offering a way for university students and staff to exercise your mind and body via YouTube during lockdown! Starting on Wednesday 20th January 2021 from 5pm, there will be FREE weekly 45 minute online yoga sessions available for UCP students and staff. The yoga sessions are geared towards […]
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