University of Lincoln, UK

An Introduction to the University of Lincoln, United Kingdom

History of the University

  • 1861 - Hull School of Art
  • 1905 - Endsleigh College
  • 1976 - Hull College
  • 1992 - University of Humberside
  • 1996 - University of Lincolshire and Humberside
  • 2001 - University of Lincoln
  • 16,000+ students from across 130 countries
  • 11% International students
  • 1,600+ staffs
  • 250+ undergraduate and postgraduate courses spanning the arts, sciences and social sciences

Discover the city of Lincoln - The UK's Friendliest Place. In 2016, Lincoln was named as the friendliest place in the UK by Eden Project's Big Lunch Programme.

Travelling to Lincoln

Situated in the East Midlands, Lincoln is connected by a range of transport routes and links to a number of towns and cities across the UK.

Travelling to Lincoln by Train

  • London (Kings Cross): Typically 2 hr
  • Nottingham: Typically 50 min
  • Sheffield: Typically 1 hr 20 min

Travelling by Air

2 hr car journey from

  • East Midlands Airport (Nottingham)
  • Manchester Airport
  • Birmingham Airport
  • Humberside Airport

3 hr car journey from London Heathrow

  • Lincoln University
  • Reputation & Rankings
  • Colleges and Schools
  • Courses and Fees
  • Entry Requirements
  • Tuition Fees
  • Scholarships

Lincoln University

University of Lincoln, United Kingdom

Reputation & Rankings

  • 22nd in The Guardian University Guide 2019
  • 29th in The Times Higher Education
  • 42nd in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019
  • 43rd in The Complete University Guide 2019
  • Top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction and Academic Support (National Student Survey, 2018)
  • Gold National Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017
  • 96% of our most recent graduates were in work or further study six months after finishing their course

22nd in the UK

In The Guardian University Guide 2019, the University of Lincoln was ranked 22 nd in the UK out of 121 higher education institutions.
The guide also features a number of University of Lincoln courses which are ranked among the top 20 in the UK including:

  • 1st for Hospitality, Event Management and Tourism (out of 48 Universities)
  • 5th for Design (out of 75 Universities)
  • 7th for Architecture (out of 49 Universities)
  • 8th for History (out of 96 Universities)
  • 8th for Journalism and Public Relations (out of 61 Universities)
  • 16th for Sports Science (out of 76 Universities)
  • 16th for Art (out of 67 Universities)
  • 19th for Biosciences (out of 104 Universities)
  • 20th for Mechanical Engineering (out of 80 Universities)

Colleges and Schools

College of Science

  • School of Chemistry
  • School of Computer Science
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Geography
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Mathematics and Physics
  • School of Pharmacy
  • National Centre for Food Manufacturing
  • Lincoln Institute for Agri Food Technology

Lincoln International Business School

College of Social Science

  • School of Education
  • School of Health and Social Care
  • Professional Development Centre
  • Lincoln Law School
  • School of Psychology
  • School of Social and Political Sciences
  • School of Sport and Exercise Science

College of Arts

  • Lincoln School of Architecture and the Built Environment
  • Lincoln School of Design
  • Lincoln School of Film and Media
  • School of English and Journalism
  • School of Fine and Performing Arts
  • School of History and Heritage

Engineering in University of Lincoln, United Kingdom

Courses and Fees

School of Engineering

Postgraduate Courses - £14,000

  • MSc Mechanical Engineering
  • MSc Engineering Management
  • MSc Engineering Management with Placement (18+ Months)
  • MSc Engineering by Research
  • MPhil / PhD Engineering

Undergraduate Courses - £15,900

  • BEng (Hons ) Automation Engineering
  • BEng (Hons) Electrical Engineering
  • a) Control Systems b) Electronics c) Power and Energy
  • BEng (Hons ) Mechanical Engineering
  • a) Control Systems b) Power and Energy

School of Architecture and the Built Environment

Postgraduate Courses - £15,900

  • MArch International Architecture
  • MA Interior Architecture and Design
  • MArch Master of Architecture (RIBA validated part 2) 2 Year Programme
  • MSc Construction Science and Management
  • MPhil / PhD Architecture
  • MPhil / PhD Construction Science Management

Undergraduate Courses - £15,900

  • BA (Hons) Architecture
  • BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design
  • BSc (Hons) Architectural Science and Technology
  • BArch (Hons) Bachelor of Architecture with Honours (RIBA validated)
  • BSc ( Hons) Construction Science and Management

School of Life Science

Postgraduate Courses - £16,000

  • MSc Biotechnology
  • MSc Microbiology
  • MSc Microbial Biotechnology
  • MSc Clinical Animal Behaviour
  • MSc Life Science by Research

Undergraduate Courses - £15,900

  • BSc (Hons) Biochemistry*
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science*
  • BSc (Hons) Biology*
  • BSc (Hons) Animal Behaviour and Welfare*
  • BSc (Hons) Ecology and Conservation
  • BSc (Hons) Zoology*
  • BSc (Hons) Bioveterinary Science

School of Computer Science

Postgraduate Courses - £14,000

  • MSc Computer Science
  • MSc Games Development and Design
  • MSc Intelligent Vision
  • MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems
  • MSc Innovation in Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance

Undergraduate Courses - £15,900

  • BSc (Hons) Computer Science*
  • BSc (Hons) Games Computing*
  • BSc (Hons) Mathematics and Computer Science

Lincoln International Business School

Postgraduate Courses - £15,600

  • MSc Finance
  • MSc Accounting
  • MSc Accounting and Finance
  • MSc Management (General, Fashion, Events)
  • MSc Crisis and Disaster Management
  • MA Culture and Heritage Management
  • MSc Governance
  • MSc Human Resource Management
  • MSc International Business
  • MSc International Business Economics
  • MSc International Investment Banking
  • MSc International Tourism Management
  • MBA (Leadership)
  • MSc Logistics and Global Operations
  • MSc Management and International Relations
  • MSc Marketing
  • MSc Marketing with Luxury Brands
  • MSc Project Management
  • MSc Tourism and Marketing

Undergraduate Courses - £14,100

  • BA (Hons) Accountancy and Finance
  • BA (Hons) Advertising and Marketing
  • BA (Hons) & (MFin) Banking and Finance
  • BA (Hons) Business and Enterprise Development
  • BA (Hons) Business and Finance
  • BA (Hons) Business and Management with Placement
  • BA (Hons) Business Economics
  • BA (Hons) Business Management
  • BSc (Hons) Business Psychology
  • BA (Hons) Communications and Public Relations
  • BSc (Hons) Economics
  • BSc (Hons) & ( MEcon ) Economics and Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Events Management
  • BA (Hons) International Business Management
  • BA (Hons) International Tourism Management
  • BA (Hons) Journalism and Public Relations
  • BA (Hons) Marketing Management
  • BA (Hons) Sports Business Management

Entry Requirements

Postgraduate Entry

Bachelor degree from a recognised institution in India with a minimum grade of 50%

Undergraduate Year 1 Entry

  • Indian XII qualification awarded by either the CBSE / State / Metropolitan Examination Board. Applicants require a minimum aggregate of 70% in Standard XII with 80% in key subjects
  • Between 27 and 34 International Baccalaureate (IB) points depending on the indented course of study

English Language Requirements

  • A minimum of 70% in the Standard XII English exam from either the CBSE / State / Metropolitan Examination Boards (for courses requiring IELTS 6.0)
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score). Please note that some courses require a higher IELTS score

Additional Undergraduate Entry Information

Higher Secondary Certificate / Standard 12 (from CBSE/CISCE or Metro state board (see NARIC)

  • ABB 85% overall
  • BBB 80% overall
  • BBC 75% overall
  • BCC 70% overall
  • CCC 65% overall

Addition Postgraduate Entry Information

  • B = 80%
  • C = 70% Bachelor degree (3 years +) or Professional Bachelor degree
  • 2:1 = 60%
  • 2:2 = 50%
  • 3rd = 45%

Tuition Fees

2019 / 20

Undergraduate Courses
£ 14,100 15,900 (per year)

Postgraduate (Master's) Courses
£14,300 – £16,000

Research Courses (e.g PhD)
£13,700 – £15,800 (per year)

Payment Breakdown
1) £2,000 CAS deposit (where applicable)
2) 50% of fees payable prior to enrolment
3) The remaining balance can be spread

Please note that tuition fees quoted above are for international fee paying students. Tuition fees vary by course and are subject to change annually. Please visit the course page on our website for more detailed information regarding tuition fees and any additional related course costs

Lincoln Scholarships 2019 / 20 Entry

The Lincoln Global 50% Scholarship (Undergraduate & Postgraduate)

  • For high achieving students who demonstrate academic, extracurricular and personal endeavour
  • Submission of a Merit Scholarship application form / 450 statement
  • IELTS 6.0 - 7.0
  • Application deadlines, 11th February, 15th April & 1st July 2019 for Sep 19 & Oct, Nov 2019 for Feb 2020

£5,000 India Scholarships (Postgraduate Only)

  • A minimum of 60% (2:2) in a Bachelors Degree
  • Submission of a Merit Scholarship application / 300 word essay

£2,000 Global Postgraduate Scholarships

  • A guaranteed scholarship for international postgraduate (taught masters by research) students with a 2:2 or equivalent

£2,000 Global Undergraduate Scholarships

  • A guaranteed scholarship for international students joining year 1 of an undergraduate degree

£2,000 Top up Scholarships

  • A guaranteed scholarship for international students directly entering into a final year Top up

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