The University of Lincoln welcomes students from Germany and around the world, and we are delighted that you are considering studying with us.

As one of the UK’s leading new universities, the University of Lincoln is proud of the quality of education it offers. We understand that a qualification from a British university is recognised internationally, and we endeavour to deliver high quality teaching and facilities to all our students.

Main Administration Building - University of Lincoln

Degree programmes at the University of Lincoln are specially designed to suit the needs of both students and future employers, while purpose-built, modern buildings and resources aid students throughout their studies.

We are here to help and support you in the lead up to starting university, throughout your time studying here and long after graduation.

If you have any questions, the University’s International Office will be happy to help. Please contact us via the international enquiries form.


Entry Requirements

  General Qualification Requirement English Language 
Undergraduate Entry  GCSE:
  • Berufsfachschulabschluss awarded after a one year course
  • Hauptschulabschluß (awarded on completion of year 10)
  • Realschulabschluß / Mittlere Reife / Mittlerer Schulabschluß / Erweiterter Realschulabschluß

A Level:

  • Fachgebundene Hochschulreife
  • Fachhochschulreife
  • Zeugnis der Allgemeinen
  • Hochschulreife / Abitur
  • GCSE English grade C or above
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score)
  • TOEFL 550 (paper based)
  • TOEFL 79 (Internet)

Journalism programmes require IELTS 7.0

Postgraduate Entry Good Bachelor degree from a recognised institution

Meet Us In Germany

The University of Lincoln, UK makes regular visits to Germany, where you can meet one of our representatives who will be able to answer any of your queries regarding programmes and studying in the UK.

If you would like to meet one our team in Germany, please email Lauren Blackwell, International Officer at

Contact German Students currently studying at Lincoln

If you would like to contact a student from Germany who is currently studying here at the University of Lincoln, United Kingdom please email Lauren Blackwell – Please include your name, address, country and subject of interest.


EU students may apply for funding towards tuition fees. For further information, please see the following webpage:

For further information, please contact the International Office.

International Enquiries Form
Tel: +44 1522 886040
Fax: +44 1522 886680