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University of Lincoln

About University of Lincoln

From the Gold-standard quality of our teaching to our award-winning approach to working with industry, the University of Lincoln has established a reputation as of one of the most dynamic and fastest growing universities in the UK.

We have around 14,000 students and 1,600 members of staff in our academic community, which features more than 100 different nationalities across our three campuses in Lincoln, Riseholme and Holbeach.

Our academic departments, or Schools, are organised into four Colleges: the College of Arts, the College of Science, the College of Social Science and the Lincoln International Business School. Within these we offer a wide variety of programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level, as well as short courses, degree apprenticeships and PhD and postdoctoral opportunities.

Quality research underpins all our academic endeavours and our academic staff includes more than 60 substantive professors, who support a thriving research culture and a high-quality student experience.

University of Lincoln Rankings

  • #901-1000 Universities Rankings - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2020
  • #801-1000 World University Ranking - QS 2021
  • #501-600 University Ranking - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021
  • #50 University Ranking (UK) - The Complete University Guide 2021
  • #52 University Rankings - The Guardian 2021
  • #980 Global Universities - US News & World Report 2021

University of Lincoln Tuition Fees

Courses Duration Tuition Fees
Engineering (2 Courses) 3 year GBP 15900
Science (7 Courses) 3 Week - 3 Year GBP 15900 - GBP 16000
Arts (2 Courses) 3 year GBP 14400 - GBP 15900
Law (2 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 14100 - GBP 14600
Media Films (5 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 15900 - GBP 16000
Information Technology (IT) (1 Courses) 1 year GBP 16000
Management (13 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 14100 - GBP 169200

University of Lincoln Entry Requirements

Courses Exam
Engineering IELTS
Information Technology (IT) IELTS
Management IELTS
Media Films IELTS
Science IELTS

Scholarships and Bursaries

Each year, the University of Lincoln is delighted to award a number of scholarships to suitably qualified students from around the world. Depending on your academic ability, intended programme of study and nationality, the level of scholarship can vary.

India Scholarship

Who is it for?
For programmes commencing in 2019, the University of Lincoln are delighted to offer India Scholarships to high achieving postgraduate applicants. For eligible students, scholarship payments take the form of a reduction in tuition fees and are valued at £5,000.

In order to apply for this scholarship, prospective students must meet the following criteria:

Be a national of (or permanently domiciled in) India and have not previously studied in the UK within the last year
Already hold a Conditional or Unconditional Offer from the University of Lincoln for a full-time postgraduate taught or Master's by Research programme commencing in February or September 2019
Have been awarded a Bachelors degree from a recognised university with a minimum grade 50% overall (equivalent to a 2:2 in the UK)
Meet the English language requirements of their intended course of study – this typically ranges from an IELTS 6.0 – 7.0 or equivalent
In addition to meeting the above residency, academic and English language requirements, candidates must also complete an International Scholarship Application Form (PDF) and submit this to It is important that we receive your application by 4pm (UK time) on one of the following closing dates:

For programmes commencing in February 2019
Round 1: Monday 8th October 2018
Round 2: Monday 19th November 2018

For programmes commencing in September 2019
Round 1: Monday 11th February 2019
Round 2: Monday 15th April 2019
Round 3: Monday 1st July 2019

The Selection Process
Please note that this scholarship is competitive and will only be awarded to candidates who demonstrate excellence in academia, extracurricular or personal endeavour. The above will be assessed by completing a 300 word statement as part of the Scholarship Application Form.

The University endeavours to notify all candidates of the outcome of their scholarship application within 10 days of the closing date.

for more scholarship details

University of Lincoln Highlights

Application Portal University website /UCAS
Admission Deadline June 30, 2021 (UG) June 30 /Nov 30(PG)
Commencement of Session January and September
Academic Calendar Annually
English Language Proficiency IELTS
No. Of Campus 2
No. of Academic Colleges 4
Graduate Employability 96%

University of Lincoln Placements

  • Major and popular employers at University of Lincoln include GSK, BBC, Rolls-Royce, Rockstar Games, Siemens, Boots, the Lincolnshire Co-operative, Santander, Lloyds Bank, Jaguar Land Rover, NHS , United Nations etc.
  • 96% of the University of Lincoln's recent graduates got a job or were furthering their studies six months after graduation.

As per Emolument 2021- LIncoln University Graduates Salary by Job:

Courses Average Salary (in GBP)
Financial Services 61,000
Finance Control and Strategy 49,000
Engineering 65,000
Sales and Business Development 40,000
Compliance, AML, KYC & monitoring 38,000
Consulting , Accounting & Professional Services 53,000
Media, Communication & Advertising 29,000

Know more about Studying in UK

Tuition Fees in UK (1st Year Average) MS: £17276 | MBA: £17276 | BE/Btech: £16632 | BBA: £15130 | BSc: £16632 | MFin: £19000 | MA: £15560 | MIM: £18241 | MEM: £16950 | MArch: £14271 | BHM: £12662 | MIS: £15344 | MEng: £12876 | MBBS: £28865| MPharm: £15452
Average Accomodation & Food Costs in UK £850 to £1,050 a month
Entrance Exams in UK TOEFL: 88 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 59 | GMAT: 590
Work and Study in UK Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.
Post Study Work Permit in UK 2 Year after graduation depending on the course.
Cost of Student Visa in UK £348
Student Visa in UK Your nationality, duration of your stay and purpose of your stay are the three essential factors for UK visa. For Non-EU students UK visa is mandatory.
Intakes in UK There are mainly two intakes in UK: January/February & September/October.
Top Job Sectors in UK IT Engineering, Product Design, Mobile Development, Designers, Logistics, etc.
Economy in UK Growth Rate: 1.3% (2018) 1.4% (2019) 1.4% (2020e), 6th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal

University of Lincoln Average Tuition Fee Per Year


£ 15,470


£ 15,591

Costs per year

Overall cost of living

£ 7,252

Campus accommodation

£ 5,439

Please note that fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.