University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

The University of Lincoln offers a wide variety of courses spanning the arts, science, social sciences, and business. Use the buttons below to browse an A-Z list of all our courses, use our Find a Course search tool, or get in touch directly to discover the right course for you.

Top reasons to study here

  • Award-winning teaching, excellent graduate prospects, world-class research and close links with industry.
  • Situated in the heart of a beautiful and historic city, the University of Lincoln is ranked 22nd overall in the UK in The Guardian University Guide 2019.
  • 96% of our most recent graduates were in employment or further study within six months of finishing their course.

PhD Programmes

Humanities (5)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (5)
Computer Science & IT (3)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Law (1)

About

History

  • Brayford Pool, the site of the University of Lincoln's main campus, has always been an important spot in the city.
  • Her Majesty the Queen opened the first University of Lincoln building on the Brayford Campus in 1996.
  • It was a University forged by the will of a community, not by a government directive, and the first new city centre campus to be built in the UK for decades. 

Education

The University of Lincoln was awarded Gold - the highest standard possible - in the National Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). It reflects our exciting teaching, great support for students and excellent employment outcomes.

Research

Research is at the heart of what it means to be a university: it is the process of knowledge creation. It informs the best teaching, drives industrial innovation, tackles global problems and enriches our culture and society.

At the University of Lincoln, academic teams are involved in research at the leading edge of their disciplines, from developing state-of-the-art robotics, to uncovering secrets from our medieval past.

Career

We pride ourselves on helping our students achieve excellent career prospects. While you are at the University of Lincoln, you will have different services at your disposal that will help you best prepare for your future career. This continuous support has helped 96% of our most recent graduates find work or be in further study six months after completing their course, with almost three quarters in graduate-level roles, according to the most recent Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education.

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2020
601
2019
601
2018
601
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2020
801
2019
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2018
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QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
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2019
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2018
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

The University is home to a vibrant international community, and students from more than 100 countries choose us each year for their studies. With specialist facilities and unique employer links, Lincoln aims to provide students with the strongest possible foundations for their future careers. 

The excellent partnerships with employers and theresearch-engaged teaching encourage you to maximise your potential and achieve your ambitions. Your time at Lincoln is likely to be challenging, rewarding and exciting but, above all, it should be one of the most important and inspirational times of your life.

Housing services

Choosing where to live while studying is a big decision and it’s important to take the time to find out what’s available and what would best suit your needs. The University offers a variety of options to suit your needs and budget, from on-campus accommodation in our Student Village to University-managed developments and partnership halls just off-campus. Whatever you are looking for, our Accommodation Services team is on hand to help you find a great place to live.

Library services

As a student at the University of Lincoln we know you will want an excellently resourced, comfortable and well-designed library. We offer this in the Great Central Warehouse Library, which provides access to more than 250,000 printed books and over 400,000 electronic books and journals, as well as databases and specialist collections. 

Student Life

Campus life

The University of Lincoln’s award-winning city centre campus provides a modern student-centred community. Based on the picturesque Brayford Pool marina, everything you need is either on campus or a short walk away.

Sports facilities

The University of Lincoln has specialist facilities for those wanting to pursue sports academically or in their leisure time. From studying a sports-related discipline to joining an organised club or making the most of what is available on campus, you can find a sporting activity that you have a passion for, and have fun with like-minded people.

Lincoln, England, United Kingdom

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