Information and Advice for Prospective Students from Ethiopia

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Ethiopia

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.

For programmes commencing in 2021/22, the University of Lincoln are delighted to offer Africa Scholarships to prospective postgraduate applicants who are a national of, or have permanent residence in, in Africa. The Africa Scholarship is valued at £5,000 and will be awarded to eligible students as a tuition fee discount in the first year of their studies. You do not need to apply for this scholarship. You will automatically be considered for the Africa Scholarship once you have submitted your application to study at the University of Lincoln. 

We are also delighted to offer a number of Lincoln 50% Global Scholarships to applicants who demonstrate the highest levels of excellence in academia, extracurricular and personal endeavour. Please visit our scholarships webpage to find out more.

Entry Requirements

Prospective students require one of the following qualifications for entry into year one of an undergraduate degree:

  • A recognised foundation programme
  • Advanced Diploma with a grade of Good/B
  • 2 years of a Bachelor degree from a recognised Ethiopian University with a GPA of 3/4.

 

 

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.

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: intadmissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

For more information, please contact the Student Administration Team: admissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

For more information, please contact the International Admissions Team: intadmissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

Postgraduate Taught (e.g. MA/MSc)

Entry requirements for postgraduate (master degree) programmes vary by course although typically you will require a minimum of GRade B (or 3 from your GPA).

Specific information on postgraduate entry requirements can be found on the individual programme page.

 

Postgraduate Resarch (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.

English Language Requirements

Prospective students require one of the following qualifications:

  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score) or equivalent. Please note that some courses require a higher score
  • Pearson Tests Overall score: 54 (Listening: 51, Speaking: 51, Reading 51, Writing 51).

The University of Lincoln accept a wide range of alternative English language qualifications such as IELTS, TOEFL IBT, and PTE Academic. Please visit our English Requirements page for more detailed information.

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Fees and Funding

Tuition Fees

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:

Undergraduate Programmes
Postgraduate Programmes

Scholarships

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.

All students in Ethiopia are eligible to apply for the Lincoln 50% Global Scholarship, while postgraduate students can apply for the Lincoln Africa Scholarship worth £5,000.

The University of Lincoln’s International Officers are happy to meet with prospective students, parents and alumni during their working trips around the world. 

 

Please contact international@lincoln.ac.uk for more details about when we are visiting your country next, or to ask any questions about coming to study at the University of Lincoln.

  • An introduction to studying in the UK and what options are available
  • Applying to the University of Lincoln
  • Visa advice and support
  • Applying for your university accommodation and travelling to the UK

For more information about our regional Agents and representatives, please email the International Team on internationalenquiries@lincoln.ac.uk.

Contact the International Office

Tel: +44 (0)1522 308108

Email: internationalenquiries@lincoln.ac.uk or use our online enquiry form.