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.
"I've made so many great new friends. For me Lincoln is a special place which I will always call home".
Van Anh Nguyen, MSc Human Resource Management
Prospective students from Vietnam are required to meet the following University of Lincoln entrance requirements:
Students who have successfully completed Year 12 with an average grade of 6.0 and a minimum grade of 6.0 in maths and science may be eligible for entry onto a Lincoln International Study Centre Foundation Programme.
For students who successfully complete Year 12 with a minimum grade of 6.5, it may be possible to enter onto a Lincoln International Study Centre International Year One course.
For further information on Foundation and International Year 1 entry requirements, please visit the International Study Centre website.
Students require one of the following qualifications:
Depending on your academic background and intended course of study, it may be possible to apply for advanced entry into year two or three of an undergraduate course. For more information, please contact the International Admissions team: email@example.com.
Entry requirements for postgraduate (master degree) programmes vary by course although typically range from a GPA of 6.5 to 7.0.
Specific information on postgraduate entry requirements can be found on the individual programme pages.
For comparison purposes, a GPA of 6.5 is the equivalent of a 2:2 honours degree. A GPA of 7.0 is the equivalent of a 2:1 honours degree
Successful completion of a Masters Degree
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 our International Admissions Team: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students require a minimum IELTS of 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score) or equivalent. 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, fee status and how to pay can be found on our International Tuition Fees page.
Each year, we are delighted to award a number of scholarships to academically gifted students from across Vietnam. Depending on your academic ability and intended programme of study, there are a range of scholarships which may be available.
For 2018/19, the following scholarships are available to suitably qualified students from Vietnam:
*This is an automatic scholarship which will be awarded to you if you meet the requirements.
**A scholarship application must be submitted in order to apply for the scholarship
As an international student, you may be eligible for additional grants, bursaries or scholarships from external organisations. For further information, please visit the British Council’s Education UK website.
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:
Our Agents in Vietnam include:
Throughout the year, representatives from the University of Lincoln regularly attend events across Vietnam. As part of their visit, our representatives are available to meet with offer holders, prospective students and parents – this can be a great way to find out more about studying at the University of Lincoln.
Further information regarding our upcoming visits in November 2017 and January 2018 will be available shortly.