Why Lincoln?

Lincoln ISC students on campus

At the University of Lincoln students have opportunity to engage in world-class research, work alongside expert academics, gain real-world experience and graduate with excellent career prospects.

  • Excellent career prospects for graduates 
  • Strong links with global companies such as Siemens
  • Award-winning employer engagement
  • Located in the heart of a historic and dynamic city
  • International reputation for academic excellence and research
  • Welcoming students from more than 100 countries.

Get More than a Degree

Students benefit from access to cutting-edge technology and a variety of innovative teaching methods. Many degree courses also give students the option to study topics that interest them and which help them achieve their career objectives.

The University of Lincoln has been awarded Gold by the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2017, for delivering consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students.

Engage in Research

At Lincoln, students can be part of innovative research projects that are changing the world. There are opportunities to work alongside world-renowned academics on research that makes a tangible difference to society. 

Gain Work Experience

Learning goes beyond the lecture theatre at the University of Lincoln. The rigorous and academic teaching style is underpinned with collaborative working, hands-on experience and strong links with business and industry professionals.

Learn from Experts

At the University of Lincoln you will learn from world-class academic staff. Some of the finest thinkers in their fields, including visiting professors, lecturers and speakers, visit Lincoln to teach and inspire students. Past speakers have included: Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees; ExoMars Rover engineer Abbie Hutty; and award-winning ‭actor Sir John Hurt.

Access State-of-the-art Facilities

The University of Lincoln has invested more than £170 million in its Brayford Pool campus, with a further £130 million spend planned over the next few years, creating a network of innovative, student-focused spaces on a safe, compact and welcoming site. 

Lincoln was ranked 14th in the UK for learning resources in the National Student Survey 2017.

Stand Out as a Graduate

The University supports students so that they can get the best out of their career. Careers Advisers at Lincoln provide advice with CVs, job applications and interview techniques, and organise a range of events, including employability workshops.