The University of Lincoln is set within the historic city of Lincoln and since Her Majesty the Queen opened the first University of Lincoln building on the Brayford Pool Campus in 1992, the University has welcomed more than 90,000 students from across 135 countries.
Lincoln has over 200 programmes to choose from, including Business and Marketing, Sciences (Computing and Games Design), Social Sciences (Law, Psychology) and the Arts (Architecture, Design, English and Media) and for 2021 it was named the Modern University of the Year by The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Learn more about the University of Lincoln below and, if you would like to begin your UCAS application to study in the UK at Lincoln, arrange a free consultation with SI-UK London today.
Five Reasons to Choose the University of Lincoln
1. It is the UK’s Modern University of the Year
The University of Lincoln was named as the Modern University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021, due in large part to a huge rise in national rankings over the last 10 years which currently sees the University ranked 45th overall in the The Times and Sunday Times University Ranking 2021.
Professor Mary Stuart, Vice Chancellor of the University of Lincoln, said: ""Our outstanding teaching and attention to our students' needs, together with a world-leading ‘local to global' research approach, and inventive partnerships with a wide range of industry partners, are widely recognized as key elements for universities of the future.”
2. Graduate prospects
96 percent of Lincoln's most recent graduates were in employment or further study within six months of finishing their course, with more than 80 per cent working in graduate-level roles (Higher Education survey 2016/17).
A number of the University of Lincoln’s undergraduate and postgraduate degrees provide the opportunity to apply to take part in an industry work placement or project, giving students a better chance of succeeding post-graduation.
3. The city of Lincoln
As a student at the University of Lincoln you will be living in one of Europe’s great historic cities, with a history dating back as far as 300BC.
In addition to being a diverse and highly respected University, the city of Lincoln is steeped in history and is the only place in the world where you can find original copies of both the 1215 Magna Carta and the 1217 Charter of the Forest. Its stunning cathedral and castle overlook the city, while the main university campus is situated on the Brayford Pool, a beautiful marina. Graduation ceremonies are traditionally held in a medieval cathedral.
4. Ranking and reputation
The University of Lincoln was awarded a five-star score overall in the QS Stars rating in 2020 and Gold, the highest standard possible accolade, in the most recent national Teaching Excellence Framework.
The University is also ranked in the top 150 best universities under 50 in the world in The Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2020.
5. Ongoing future investment
More than £300 million is to be invested in Lincoln’s campus over the next 10 years, creating a modern, student-centred environment. New academic buildings include the Sarah Swift Building for Psychology and Social Care programmes, as well as brand new state-of-the-art student accommodation.
Study at Lincoln
If you want to learn more about studying at the University of Lincoln, arrange a free consultation with SI-UK London today. Our international consultants can help you put together your UCAS application to study in the UK completely free of charge.