Study at Lincoln

Achieve Your Potential

We are delighted that you are considering joining our academic community here at the University of Lincoln. We truly believe in the transformative power of higher education to help people achieve their full potential, and at Lincoln we aim to provide an experience that is academically rigorous, creative, and engaging. 

Everything we do is geared towards giving our students the best experience possible. Whether you are thinking about coming to study or undertake research with us, you can be confident that you are joining a university that places the quality of the student experience at the heart of everything it does. We are proud to have been awarded Bronze in the University of the Year category in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2024. 

This quality student experience isn't just in the classroom either. The city of Lincoln was named the UK's third most affordable university city in the NatWest Student Living Index 2023, and our centrally-located, University-managed accommodation won the Halls and Student Accommodation category at the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2024. 

Why Choose Lincoln

Benefit from placement opportunities on many of our taught programmes

Opportunities to work alongside academic staff on research projects

Strong industry links help to inform course content and provide opportunities to hear from guest speakers

A range of exciting opportunities to study, work, and volunteer abroad

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Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2023

Triple Gold

The University of Lincoln is one of a select group of universities to achieve the top Gold rating overall and in both aspect ratings for student experience and student outcomes in the national Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2023.

Study Options

At Lincoln we offer a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and flexible learning programmes. You can find out more about the different study options available by searching all of our courses or visiting our dedicated pages below. Whichever stage of your academic journey you are on, our expert staff are on hand to help you find the right course for you and answer any questions you might have about studying at Lincoln.

International Students

Studying in the UK can be life changing and we are delighted that you are considering joining the University of Lincoln. To help you prepare, our international webpages contain important information regarding our entry requirements, tuition fees and scholarships, and submitting your application to study with us.

International Students
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Campus and Facilities

Set against the backdrop of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln sits at the heart of it all on the picturesque Brayford Pool waterfront, with almost everything you’ll need either on campus or just a short walk away.

We’ve invested around £400 million in our Brayford Pool Campus over the last two decades to create the best possible learning environment and a strong foundation to help you achieve your goals. No matter which course you choose, we aim to provide you with high-quality facilities and the latest equipment.

Equality of Opportunity

As an institution, equality of opportunity in higher education locally, regionally, and nationally, is a key part of who we are. Explore how we are supporting underrepresented groups in accessing and being successful in higher education.

What We're Doing
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Student as Producer

Our Approach to Teaching and Learning

At Lincoln, we emphasise the role of our students as collaborators in the production of knowledge. Our Student as Producer initiate aims to encourage our academics and students to collaborate on research activities during their studies. Our approach is committed to learning through doing and we offer a range of opportunities to put this into practice, including the well-established Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme (UROS).

Our Approach

Contact Us

University of Lincoln
Brayford Pool Campus

01522 886644