Information and Advice for Prospective Students from Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia

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.

Entry Requirements

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

  • Successful completion of the General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawiahiya) and a recognised Foundation course
  •  You may also be considered if you hold a two year Post Tawjiahiya from a Higher Technical Institute or Commercial Institute

     

     

  • Students who have completed A-Levels need to have achieved 3 at grades A-C (see specific course details for exact requirements) 
  • Between 27 and 34 International Baccalaureate (IB) points depending on the course you wish to apply for. Specific information on IB requirements can be found on individual undergraduate course pages
  • Students who have completed SATs – please refer to the United States of America country page for a more detailed breakdown of requirements

 

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: admissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

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

Postgraduate Taught (e.g. MA/MSc)

Prospective students from Saudi Arabia require one of the following:

 

  • Successful completion of a 4 year bachelor degree from a recognised Saudi University with an average of ‘good’ or grade point average 2.8/4 or 3.2/5 or 65% (these are equivalent to a UK 2:2 grade).
  • We also accept students with a 3 year UK bachelor degree.

 

 

 

Postgraduate Research (e.g. MPhil/PhD)

 

MPhil/PhD applicants require a master degree as well as a Bachelor degree.

 

 

 

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

Applicants will require:

  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band 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.

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.

See Virtual Events  for a list of all upcoming online events featuring 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

CastleHill Global
Web: http://www.chglobal.co.uk/
Email: info@chglobal.co.uk
Tel: +44 1484 43 7 440

Global Vision
Web: http://www.visionedu.co.uk/
Email: riyadh@visionedu.co.uk
Tel: +966 565 556 265

IDP
Web: https://www.idp.com/
Al Khobar: info.alkhobar@idp.com | Tel: +966 920 001 709
Jeddah: info.jeddah@idp.com | Tel: +966 920 001 705
Riyadh: info.riyadh@idp.com | Tel: +966 112 015 010 +966 112 015 012

IEC Abroad
Web: https://www.iecabroad.com/
Jeddah: jeddah@iecabroad.com | Tel: +966 126 821 285 / +966 920 055 656
Riyadh: riyadh@iecabroad.com | Tel: +966 118 104 444 / +966 920 055 656

Knowledge Zone for University Admission Services
Web: www.kzone.ae
Email: info@kzone.ae
Tel: +971 470 50 419 / +971 561 676 497

Qobolak
Web: http://qobolak.com/
Email: saudi@qobolak.com
Tel: +966 112 630 026

Reach Study Abroad
Location: Riyadh 
Telephone: +962796499970
Email: Ibrahim.salah@reachimmigration.com
Website: www.reach-studyabroad.com


Students4UK
Web: http://studnets4uk.com/
Email: info@students4uk.com
Tel: +44 161 6 604 180

SI – UK (Damman)
Web: www.siuk-saudi.com 
Email: dammam@studyin-uk.com
Tel: +966-138154244


TCL Global
Web: https://www.tclglobal.co.uk/saudi-arabia/
Email: ksa@tclglobal.co.uk
Tel: 00966 (0)115102700

UKuni
Web: http://www.ukuni.org/
Jeddah: jeddah@ukuni.org | Tel: +966 126 091 141
Riyadh: info@ukuni.org | Tel: +966 112 754 606

  • 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.