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Location: Lincoln, England

Established: 1861

Total Students: 15,875

Percentage of International Students: 15%

  • Lincoln’s city-centre campus is based on the picturesque Brayford Pool marina, providing a modern student-centred environment close to everything students need.
  • Lincoln has a great track record for its work with students, including its ‘student as producer’ ethos which connects students with research.
  • Graduate prospects are high. Many courses include opportunities for work placements and direct engagement with industry, such as through guest lectures.
  • Set in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln is proud of its reputation for a high-quality student experience underpinned by inspirational teaching. Recognised for its pioneering approach to working with industry, its unique relationships with companies such as Siemens have been recognised through national awards.
The university is structured as a college based system with each college led by a Pro Vice Chancellor. There are four colleges of study, each comprising schools, institutes and research centres.
  • College of Science
  • School of Chemistry
  • School of Computer Science
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Geography
  • School of Mathematics & Physics
  • School of Pharmacy
  • National Centre for Food Manufacturing
  • Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology
  • Lincoln Institute for Health
  • College of Art
  • School of Architecture & Design
  • School of English & Journalism
  • School of Film & Media
  • School of Fine & Performing Arts
  • School of History & Heritage
  • College of Social Science
  • School of Education
  • School of Health & Social Care
  • Law School
  • School of Psychology
  • School of Social & Political Sciences
  • School of Sport & Exercise Science
  • Lincoln International Business School
  • Staff at the university library run numerous workshops in study skills.
  • Workshops topics include academic referencing, statistics and structuring essays.
  • Every undergraduate student is allocated a personal tutor.
  • The Wellbeing Centre offers confidential support on a range of learning issues.
  • Counselling and mental health support
  • Students can access the university’s confidential counselling service.
  • The university has a team of professional mental health and wellbeing advisers.
  • The multifaith chaplaincy can support students of different faiths or none.
  • The Students’ Union also offers its own independent, impartial advice services.
  • All university accommodation is part of a residential warden scheme.
  • Most students live on or close to campus, so the majority walk or cycle onto campus each day.
  • There are on-campus bike stores for cyclists and the city’s main train and bus stations are less than half a mile from campus.
  • Lincoln’s bustling high street is just 5 minutes’ walk from campus.
  • Daily direct rail services run between Lincoln and London, with King’s Cross Station less than 2 hours away by train.
  • Lincoln is well-connected to larger cities in the region like Nottingham, Sheffield and Hull, as well as regional airports.
National rankings
Complete (2020)[27]42
Guardian (2020)[28]17
Times / Sunday Times (2020)[29]42
Global rankings
THE (2020)[30]601–800
British Government assessment
Teaching Excellence Framework[31]Gold


In Lincoln, there are many accommodation options for students. The university owns and operates “The Student Village” including courts and cygnet wharf, a waterfront complex situated on the Brayford campus. In Courts, there are 17 blocks of self-catering apartments, each apartment housing five to eight students and Cygnet Wharf, 3 building with flats of 10–12 people. The site has a range of facilities with a total of 1,037+ bedrooms available including apartments that have been specifically designed for students with disabilities.

Further to this, there is a range of other university owned and private off campus student accommodation in Lincoln.

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