The University of Lincoln is home to a thriving community of students from around the world and we are delighted that you are considering studying with us. To help you prepare for your exciting journey to studying in the UK and the historic city of Lincoln, this page contains important information regarding the entrance requirements you will need to meet. We have also included information regarding University of Lincoln tuition fees, stories from our student and Alumni community, and opportunities to meet us in your region or online.
Prospective students from Ireland are required to meet the following University of Lincoln entry requirements:
Prospective students require one of the following qualifications for entry into year one of an undergraduate degree:
- Leaving Certificate Applied
- Leaving Certificate Applied / Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) (Ordinary Level Subjects)
- Leaving Certificate at Ordinary / Standard level Grades A – C
- National Foundation Certificate.
- National Certificate
- National Vocational Certificate Level 2
- Leaving Certificate passed at Higher / Honours level Grades A – C (minimum 5 good passes in Honours level subjects).
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.
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.
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)
Good Bachelor degree from a recognised institution.
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.
English Language Requirements
Prospective students require one of the following English qualifications:
- GCSE English grade C or above
- IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score)
- TOEFL 550 (paper based)
- TOEFL 79 (Internet).
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.
Fees and Funding
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.
The University of Lincoln’s International Officers are happy to meet with prospective students, parents and alumni during their working trips around the world. The International Officer for Ireland is Elliott Schofield.
Elliott can answer your questions about entry requirements, the application process, and life at the University of Lincoln.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, and for details of his next visit to Ireland.
Meet Our International Representatives
The University of Lincoln have partnered with a number of representatives and education agents around the world. As part of their role, they can provide information and support in the following areas:
- 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
Visit our dedicated page to see the approved representatives and education agents in your country or region.
Contact the International Office
Tel: +44 (0)1522 308108
Email: email@example.com or use our online enquiry form.