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The University of Lincoln welcomes students from Nigeria and around the world, and we are delighted that you are considering studying with us.

As one of the UK’s leading new universities, the University of Lincoln is proud of the quality of education it offers. We understand that a qualification from a British university is recognised internationally, and we endeavour to deliver high quality teaching and facilities to all our students.

Degree programmes at the University of Lincoln are specially designed to suit the needs of both students and future employers, while purpose-built, modern buildings and resources aid students throughout their studies.

We are here to help and support you in the lead up to starting university, throughout your time studying here and long after graduation.

If you have any questions, the University’s International Office will be happy to help. Please contact us via the international enquiries form

Entry Requirements

 General Qualification RequirementEnglish Language 
  • National Diploma (ND)
  • Certificate (Undergraduate University Programme)
  • Diploma (Undergraduate University Programme)
  • NECO Senior School Certificate English Language: grades A1-C6
  • WAEC West African Senior School Certificate English Language: grades 1-6
  • GCSE English grade C or above
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score)

Journalism programmes require IELTS 7.0

Good Bachelor degree from a recognised institution

Academic Excellence Scholarship
For High achieving students from China, India, Malaysia, Norway, Nigeria, Saudi, Thailand, Vietnam and the United States. These scholarships are worth £5000 and are specific to certain courses depending on home country.

Visa Requirements

The UKVI website includes detailed information on how to apply for your visa.

You will need to show details of your acceptance onto a programme, your offer letter and evidence of sufficient funding to support your education and living expenses while you are in the UK.

Contact Nigerian Students at Lincoln

If you would like to contact a student from Nigeria who is currently studying here at the University of Lincoln please email Please include your name, address, country and subject of interest.

Alternatively you can join the Facebook group for Nigerian students by clicking here. Please log in, request to join the group and feel free to contact members directly or post your questions. 

Meet us in Nigeria

The University of Lincoln, UK visits Nigeria regularly at different times of the year to visit agents, attend exhibitions and develop partnerships.

For more information and any details about our work in Nigeria please email our International Officer for Africa, Andrew Reader at


We have education agents who represent the University in Nigeria. Agents can liaise with the University on your behalf and assist you in the following areas:

  • Making an application
  • Studying in the UK
  • Applying for a visa

Anappleis Nigeria Limited
Contact: Eve Enakimio
Tel: 08023144985

BCIE Abuja
Office Manager: Mrs Nyuite Itobo
24B Djibouti Crescent, off Freetown Street
behind Rockview Hotel, the 5th House after Zartech
Wuse 2, Abuja
Tel: 094614900/09093478930
Mob: 08066788636
BB Pin: 2845E5D5               

BCIE Ibadan
Office Manager: Mr Kehinde Adeyefa
2nd Floor The Horizon Office Complex
Vitas Bus Stop
Ring Road, Ibadan
Oyo State
Tel: 022913532
Mob: ‎08171684741

BCIE Ikeja
Office Manager: Ms Taiwo Savage
Valley View Plaza, 99 Opebi Road
Ikeja, Lagos
Tel: 013427600  
Mobile: 08023379290
BB Pin: 227017F4

Office Manager: Mr Abubakar Iliyasu
1st Floor Chalet A TahirGuestPalace (Annex)
84 Lamido Road, Off Suleiman Crescent
(Behind Niima Hotel), Nasarawa G.R.A, Kano
Tel: 08135403294
Mob: 08130743252
BB Pin: 22EE2746

BCIE Port Harcourt
Office Manager: Mr Christopher Ughulu
Jumbo House, 2nd Floor, 80 Aba Road
Opposite Government Crafts Development Centre
Port Harcourt, RiversState                          
Tel: 07085010020
Mob: 08069278962
BB Pin: 23156DA1

BCIE Victoria Island
Office Manager: Miss Charity Olisa
14 Muri Okunola Street
Megamound Place
Off Ajose Adeogun Street
Victoria Island, Lagos
Tel: 013427601
Mob: 08062351535
Mob: 07081819614
BB Pin: 21F88769

BCIE Visa Counselling Branch
2nd Floor Synergy Place
16 Billing Way
Oregun Industrial Area
Tel: 01 8446826

Chelis Education Consult Limited
Contact: Tina Udoji
Tel: 234 803274454

Global Education Study Centres
Contact: Michael Howarth
Tel: 4.47733E+11

Global Network Educational Services Company
Contact: Kenneth Ilalokhoin

Heritage Education Link & Placement Serv Ltd
Contact: Otubaga Adedolapo
Tel: 034 206 434

Krypton Education Services Ltd
Contact: Andrew Agbaga
Tel: +234-1-8510608 / 8035629950

SI-UK Abuja
Suite SF 15 Olive Plaza,
By Banex Junction,Wuse 2,

SI-UK Lagos
Tel: +234-1-212 0530
84 Opebi Road, Ikeja

Study Abroad Services
Contact: Ololade Lawal
11 Adenekan Salako Street
Off Ijaiye road, Caterpillar Bus Stop
By Diamond Bank, Ogba - Ikeja
Tel: 002348025251378

UKEAS Nigeria (Abuja office)
Suite 3, 2nd Floor
Hatlab Place,
Plot 1952 Sokode Crescent,
Wuse Zone 5, Abuja
Tel: +234 (0) 9 - 2905608 

UKEAS Nigeria (Ikeja Office)
3rd Floor, 76 Opebi Road
Ikeja, Lagos
Tel: +234 (0) 1 - 3429059

UKEAS Nigeria (Victoria Island)
6, Adeola Odelu Street, Victoria Island.
Tel: 012915972
Mobile: +234 8057126717

UKEAS Nigeria (Ibadan Office)
Ile Oridetu
1st Floor , 1 Shell Close
Onireke, Ibadan
Tel:+234 (0) 2 -7517057

UKEAS Nigeria (Enugu Office)
Suite B8, First Floor, Bethel Plaza,
36 Garden Avenue, Enugu.
Tel: +234 (0) 7059193156

UKEAS Nigeria (Port-Harcourt office)
Plot 156, No 11 Tom Inko-Tariah Street.
Rumuogba Estate
Port Harcourt, Rivers state
Tel: +234 (0) 8116 709 992

VantageScope 360 Degrees
Suite B8, S H M Complex
Tel: +234 8181113767 or +234 9 290 5905

For further information, please contact the International Office.

International Enquiries Form
Tel: +44 (0)1522 886040
Fax +44 (0)1522 886680

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