Hong Kong


The University of Lincoln welcomes students from Hong Kong 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.

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

Meet us in Hong Kong 

Senior International Officer Peng Isitt pengisitt@lincoln.ac.uk 

Peng regularly visits Hong Kong. Dates and locations of her visits will be published here when they are confirmed.

Entry Requirements

  General Qualification Requirement English Language 
  • Hong Kong Advanced Level Certificate
  • Good Honours Diploma/ Associate Degree/ Higher Diploma (from former polytechnics)
  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE): UCAS Tariff between 104-136 points from all subjects
  • IELTS 6.0 minimum (with no less than 5.5 in each band score). Please note that some programmes may request higher English entry requirements.
  • HKDSE English Grade 4 overall, with a minimum grade of 4 in each element (speaking, listening, reading and writing)
Bachelor degree (2:2 or above) from a recognised institution. Please note that some programmes may request a 2:1


UCAS Tariff points for HKDSE
HKDSE Core & Elective HKDSE Category A Maths: Core Maths HKDSE Category A Maths: Extension Maths UCAS Tafriff Points
5**     56
5*     52
5     48
4     32
  5** 5** 28
  5* 5* 26
  5 5 24
3 4 4 16
  3 3 8

UCAS tariff point requirement depends on the chosen degree programme.

Converting offers to Tariff points:

A-level BCC (40+32+32) = 104 Tariff points
A-level BBC (40+40+32) = 112 Tariff points
A-level BBB (40+40+40) = 120 Tariff points
A-level ABB (48+40+40) = 128 Tariff points
A-level AAB (48+48+40) = 136 Tariff points


Subjects specifics (eg: science/art, etc):

A-level grade C (32 points) = HKDSE 4
A-level grade B (40 points) = HKDSE 5


Please find the Tariff point requirement (http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/home/studyatlincoln/undergraduatecourses/) for our undergraduate courses.

Visa Requirements

The UKVI website includes detailed information on how to apply for your visa.

You will need to show details of your acceptance onto a programme, your offer letter and evidence of sufficient funding to support your education and living expenses while you are in the UK.

Contact Hong Kong Students at Lincoln

If you would like to contact a student from Hong Kong who are currently studying here at the University of Lincoln please email pengisitt@lincoln.ac.uk. Please include your name, address, country and subject of interest.

Alternatively you can join the Facebook group for Hong Kong students by clicking here. Please log in, request to join the group and feel free to contact members directly or post your questions. 


We have education agents who represent the University in Hong Kong. 
Agents can liaise with the University on your behalf and assist you in the following areas:

  • Making an application
  • Studying in the UK
  • Applying for a visa

Academic Link Overseas Study Centre
Contact: Sing Wong
Tel: (852) 3525 1318
Email: info@aca-link.com
Web: http://www.aca-link.com/


BEO, Hong Kong
Contact: Elaine Ng
Email: partnerships@beo-study.com
Web: http://www.beo.co.jp


British United Education Services
Contact: Flora Yung 
Tel: (852) 3426 9976
Email: info@britishunited.net
Web: http://www.britishunited.net/


Chamberlain Education Services Centre
Contact: Garlake Wong
Tel: 8620 8760 0086
Email: garlake@chamberlain-edu.com
Web: http://www.chamberlain-edu.com


Hong Kong Education Web Ltd
Contact: Eric Liang
Tel: (852) 2272 2800
Email: ieu@education.com.hk
Web: http://www.education.com.hk


Hong Kong Overseas Study Centre Ltd

Contact: Jimmy Wong
Tel: (852) 2730 2068
Email: jimmy@hkosc.com.hk
Web: http://www.hkosc.com.hk/


International Studies Service Centre, Kowloon
Contact: Steve Lo
Tel: (852) 2591 9997
Email: slo@issc.com.hk
Web: http://www.issc.com.hk


Success Institute of Higher Education and Professional Training Ltd
Contact: Henry Lau
Tel: (852) 3482 8251
Email: henrylau@i-success.org
Web: http://www.i-success.org

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For further information, please contact the International Office.

International Enquiries Form
Tel: +44 1522 886040
Fax: +44 1522 886680
Email: international@lincoln.ac.uk