As one of the UK’s leading modern universities, students from more than 100 countries apply to the University of Lincoln each year for degree level studies.
To help you prepare, the following information provides guidance on the entrance requirements you will need to meet, alongside further information in support of your application.
Prospective students from China are required to meet the following University of Lincoln entry requirements:
University Preparation Courses for International Students
International and EU students who do not meet the minimum undergraduate entry requirements have the opportunity to study a preparation course at the University of Lincoln International Study Centre.
Students can apply for the International Foundation Year, a one-year course that aims to prepare
you for the first year of your chosen degree. Students can choose from two subject routes:
Students can also apply for the International Year One, an intensive, one-year course that is the
equivalent of the first year of an undergraduate degree. Students can choose from four subject
Upon successful completion, students are able to progress to an undergraduate degree at the
University of Lincoln.
If you are a prospective student from China you can also visit the University of Lincoln International Study Centre Chinese site for more information.
Prospective students require one of the following qualifications for entry into year one of an undergraduate degree:
HND Students (BTEC and SQA)
Students who have successfully completed a HND BTEC or SQA qualification may be accepted directly into year two or three of a University of Lincoln undergraduate course on a case by case basis.
Chinese Degree / Diploma
Students who have successfully completed the second or third year of a Chinese Degree or Diploma may be considered for direct entry into year two or three of a University of Lincoln undergraduate course on a case by case basis. For more information, please contact the International Admissions team: email@example.com.
Advanced Entry (Undergraduate)
Depending on your academic background and intended course of study, it may be possible to apply for advanced entry into year 2 or 3 of a University of Lincoln undergraduate course.
For more information, please contact the Student Administration Team: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, please contact the International Admissions Team: email@example.com.
Postgraduate Taught (e.g. MA/MSc)
Prospective students require one of the following qualifications:
Postgraduate Research (e.g. MPhil/PhD)
Postgraduate Research opportunities at the University of Lincoln range from MRes and MA by Research to MPhil / PhD. For further information on entry requirements please visit the individual subject pages.
Please note that the information above is for guidance purposes only and is not an exhaustive list of accepted qualifications. To check if your qualification is eligible, please contact the International Admissions Team.
Please note that the information above is for guidance purposes only and is not an exhaustive list of accepted qualifications. To check if your qualification is eligible, please contact the Student Administration Team.
Prospective students require IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score) or an equivalent qualification. Please note that some courses require a higher score.
Students who do not meet the above English language requirements may be eligible for entry onto a Pre Sessional English and Academic Study Skills (PEASS) course.
Further information regarding English language requirements and Pre Sessional Courses can be found on our English Requirements page.
University of Lincoln students are required to pay tuition fees for each year of their course. Further information regarding tuition fees and how to pay can be found on the following pages:
Each year, the University of Lincoln is delighted to award a number of scholarships and bursaries to suitably qualified students from around the world. Depending on your academic ability, intended programme of study and nationality, the level of scholarship / bursary can vary.
Representatives from the University of Lincoln regularly attend events around the world. For more information on events taking place in China, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan visits in February and March 2019
The University of Lincoln’s Regional Manager for Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan - Miss Anney Yimeng An - will be visiting the region during February and March on the following dates:
February 21 to 26 Hong Kong
February 28 to March 1 Taiwan
March 2 to 24 Mainland China (Beijing, Qingdao, Jinan, Shanghai, Chengdu, Wuhan, Taiyuan)
During this period, Anney is available to meet with prospective students, parents and alumni at the following fairs:
23 Feb and 24 Feb: British Council Study in UK Fair 12-7pm
Address: Booth 37, Hall 3G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
23 Mar and 24 Mar: China International Education Exhibition Tour 10am-4pm
Address: Beijing Agricultural Exhibition Hall, 2 North Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing
Alternatively, if you would like to arrange a meeting with Anney during her visit, please email email@example.com or add her on Wechat at Anney_UoLincoln and WhatsApp at +447769648625
The University of Lincoln work with a number of agents and representatives around the world. As part of their role, they can provide information and support in the following areas:
Beijing International Studies University Study Abroad & Education Centre
Tel: 86 106 5766276
The University of Lincoln work with a number of Agents and representatives around the world. As part of their role, they can provide information and support in the following areas:
For more information about our regional Agents and representatives, please email the International Team on firstname.lastname@example.org.