Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln has established an international reputation for the quality of its teaching and research. Lincoln is ranked 22nd overall in the UK in The Guardian University Guide 2019 and was awarded Gold – the highest standard possible - in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017, an independent assessment of teaching quality in UK higher education. This award reflects our exciting teaching methods, great support for students and excellent employment outcomes.
In the National Student Survey (NSS) 2018, students rated the University of Lincoln among the best in the country for overall student satisfaction, placing the University 7th in the UK.
The University is home to a vibrant international community, and students from more than 100 countries choose us each year for their studies. With specialist facilities and unique employer links, Lincoln aims to provide students with the strongest possible foundations for their future careers. Our excellent partnerships with employers and our research-engaged teaching encourage you to maximise your potential and achieve your ambitions. Your time at Lincoln is likely to be challenging, rewarding and exciting but, above all, it should be one of the most important and inspirational times of your life.
Located in the heart of England, and approximately two hours by rail to London with its numerous transport links to Europe, Lincoln is renowned for its fusion of old and new. The winning combination of a vibrant city centre and a historic cathedral quarter, both with a range of cultural activities and venues, makes Lincoln a fantastic environment in which to live and study.Find out more