kazakhstan flagThe University of Lincoln welcomes students from Kazakhstan 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 Recruitment Team will be happy to help. Please contact us via the international enquiries form

Entry Requirements

 General Qualification RequirementEnglish Language 
  • Diploma of Completed Specialised Secondary Education or completion of the first year at a university in Kazakhstan.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (min 24-27 points) depending on the course
  • Recognised foundation programme in the UK. For admission to the International Year 1 foundation programme at the University of Lincoln you will need to hold a Diploma of Completed Vocational Education.
  • GCSE English grade C or above
  • IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each band score)
  • Pearson Test score 51 in each component.
(Journalism programmes require IELTS 7.0)
  • We require a Bakalavr, a Diplom ob okanchanii vysshego uchebnogo zavedeniya, a Magister or a Specialist Diploma. If your qualification GPA system is out of 5.0 then we normally require grades of between 3.0 and 4.0.
  • You may be considered for our Pre-Master's programme if you do not meet the above entry requirements.

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.


We have education agents who represent the University in various regions across Kazakhstan. 
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

Please contact international@lincoln.ac.uk to enquire about our agents in Kazakhstan.

For further information, please contact the International Office.

International Enquiries Form
Tel: +44 (0)1522 886040
Fax +44 (0)1522 886680


Facts and Figures

  • More than 90 different nationalities are represented among the University's student population
  • The University of Lincoln achieved the highest possible rating in its most recent Quality Assurance Agency inspections


  • We have more graduates going in to graduate level jobs than most UK universities
  • Lincolnshire is one of the safest and best value for money areas to live in the UK.