London South Bank University /
London South Bank University Undergraduate, Post Graduate & Foundation Programmes
Why study with us
We're a University that puts its students first. As the No.1 modern university in the UK for graduate starting salaries, LSBU has an excellent history of developing and preparing students for the workplace.
Located minutes from the centre of London, almost 2,000 International students from over 120 countries have chosen LSBU as their university of choice in the UK. We're located in the heart of one of the world's most vibrant cities, just minutes away from many of London's major attractions.
So much to know about LSBU
We are committed to giving our students the very best opportunities and education available. With our strong employer links and numerous partnerships and courses, we give our students not only the qualifications but also the skills and knowledge to equip them for their future careers.
Excellent industry partnerships
Working on behalf of business, we're the leading provider of the government-funded Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) in London, and one of the top in the UK.
Whatever the course, we have the facilities to fully support it. Whether you spend time in our research and skills laboratories, workshops, media centre, theatre, library or Learning Resources Centre you'll find we have the appropriate technologies and expert support to complete your experience.
We are delighted to offer International Scholarships to students joining us in 2011 and all new applicants are eligible to apply. The University has committed over £700,000 in financial support to well-qualified students from outside the EU to help meet their study costs.
Dedicated welfare and careers advisors
Our staff have a well deserved reputation for offering personalised student support. Through this they enhance student achievement and satisfaction by providing individual and group tutorials, seminars, workshops, Personal Developing Planning, careers sessions and a dedicated Faculty Student Office.
Leading the way with sustainability
We're home to the Centre for Renewable Energy in Building (CEREB), the leading centre of its kind in a city environment in Europe. Interested members of staff make up our Sustainability Development Group. LSBU also houses the Institute for Sustainability and is a leading provider of programmes in Development studies, advising government on matters including global citizenship. We're also the top 20 University in the UK, and top 3 in London, in the "Green" league tables.
London South Bank University (LSBU) has a range of undergraduate and postgraduate full-time courses that are available for international students.
We have over one hundred undergraduate degree courses. Each degree programme is made up of three levels, each of which you complete over an academic year. By the final year of the course you will be expected to work more independently and undertake a major project or independent work.
If you have already studied to degree level in the UK, or your home country, LSBU offers a wide range of postgraduate and professional qualifications. Whether you want to take a postgraduate course to further your knowledge in the subject or to help you gain new skills a postgraduate qualification is valuable investment for your future.
If you are not quite ready to start a degree course. you can benefit from one of our Foundation programmes. These full-time courses will greatly increase your English language skills and help you to integrate successfully into British academic culture.
For EU and UK students, our International Foundation Course basically 'bridges the gaps' and - with its range of language, mathematical, research, business, sociological and computing subjects - provides a perfect base for undergraduate study in a wide choice of disciplines.
For students outside the EU we offer an International Undergraduate Foundation programme covering all subject disciplines or an International Masters Foundation Programme for postgraduate students looking to study an MA/MSc in Business, Economics, Finance or Management. Successful completion of these programmes guarantee entry onto a wide range of LSBU undergraduate or postgraduate degree courses.
Teaching is arranged over four faculties:
- Arts and Human Sciences
- Engineering, Science and the Built Environment
- Health and Social Care
To apply, please complete this form online and we will follow-up with you as soon as possible.