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London South Bank University, UK

LSBU - London South Bank University is one of London's largest and oldest Universities!

London South Bank University (LSBU) has been transforming lives, communities and businesses since 1892. With engaging and accessible courses, real-world facilities, powerful industry links and a location in London's thriving heart, LSBU helps everyone, no matter what their background, to unlock their potential and find opportunities in all areas of life. When you graduate from LSBU, you go into the world skilled, confident, creative and determined, with real world experience that employers genuinely value.

LSBU Campus Location

LSBU is situated in Central London, a short walk from Big Ben and the London Eye. Students will experience life in the heart of one of the most culturally diverse and welcoming cities in the world. Our integrated city-campus means that everything is in one location.

  • About LSBU
  • Schools & Courses
  • Fees and Funding
  • Scholarships
  • LSBU Accommodation
  • Glimpse of LSBU

About LSBU

5 Reasons to Study at LSBU

  • Great Location
  • Employability and Enterprise
  • Affordable Accommodation
  • Award-winning Student Support
  • Diverse Course Offering


LSBU academics maintain good connection with employers and their strong links with business mean and courses are always up-to-date with industry needs. Many courses feature work placements, giving you the opportunity to apply your knowledge away from the lecture theatre. Most of their courses are accredited by professional bodies too, giving you an edge with future employers.


LSBU want to set you up for a successful career. The JobShop has an online board where you can see a wide range of part-time, full-time or voluntary placements. You can also drop in to see their JobShop advisers, who are always available to help you take the next step in your search. There's no need to book. Or why not take advantage of the Careers Gym? LSBU offer group workshops on CVs, interview techniques and finding work experience, as well as regular presentations from employers across a range of sectors.

LSBU empower you to develop your entrepreneurial skills and mindset. Enterprise is a part of the curriculum at LSBU.

  • Enhance your employability prospects and take on real-world learning opportunities
  • Start a business, work freelance or find employment
  • Take advantage of invaluable advice and mentorship
  • Learn in a skills-based environment with links to our industry partners

LSBU is also a University Partner of IPSE: The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed, providing exciting opportunities for students who wish to further develop their careers as freelancers and independent consultants.

Schools & Courses

Study Under Graduate / Post Graduate / Doctorate Courses* across 7 Academic Schools at LSBU

*Their courses are accredited by or developed in partnership with the leading professional bodies.

Fees & Funding

A qualification from LSBU is an ideal investment for your future.

Full-time fees for the academic year 2020-21 for International students.

  • Undergraduate Courses - £14,470
  • Internship Placement - £1035
  • Post Graduate Courses - £14,470

*Note: some course fees may vary and be subject to change. See individual course pages for specific fees information.


Guaranteed scholarship for International Students

For more information: Visit Scholarships section

LSBU Accommodation

  • Options to suit all budgets
  • 10-minute walk from our Southwark campus
  • All-inclusive rent
  • Accommodation guaranteed to International students

Living away from home for the first time can be a challenge. LSBU has four halls of residence, all in the heart of central London. You can rent from LSBU and you will deal directly with the University, not third-party providers. We have over 1,400 single bedrooms spread across four buildings. Each single occupancy, self-catered room features:

  • A choice of en-suite or standard room
  • Wi-Fi internet and access to the University network
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • On-site management teams and on-call staff for emergencies

All rooms are non-smoking and have access to a kitchen so you can cook what you want, when you want. Flats accommodate between two and nine residents, depending on the building. Or, if you would rather rent privately, we can give you a list of landlords, just ask our Accommodation Service.

Guaranteed University Accommodation to students who accept their unconditional offer by 1st August for September start.

  • Rents range: £122-£189 per week
  • Deposit: £300 to confirm the room
  • All University Accommodation is within 10 minute walk of the campus

For more information and details on how to apply, please visit Accommodation section.

Catch a Glimpse of LSBU


September and January

Entry Requirements

Undergraduate Entry Requirements

  • Indian Standard XII: 55-65% (depending on course applied for)
  • IELTS (academic) Overall 6.0 – with at least 5.5 in each skill area

Postgraduate Entry Requirements

  • Honours Degree from an accredited Indian University (53-60%)
  • IELTS (academic) Overall 6.5 – with at least 5.5 in each skill area

LSBU can waive IELTS / any equivalent English Language Qualification at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate level if students' Standard XII English score is:

  • 65% (Central, Maharashtra, ICSE)
  • 75% (All other State boards except Punjab State Board)

Document Checklist

  • Academic Qualifications (12th & Graduation Marksheets)
  • English language proficiency (IELTS) / Exemplary English score in Standard XII
  • Personal Statement (Atleast 500 words)
  • References (Academic and/or Professional depending on course/level
  • CV (for some courses)

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