Cookie policy

By clicking on or navigating the site, you agree to allow us to collect information on and off Studee as outlined in our cookie policy.

London South Bank University

: We maximize your chance of getting admitted

The smart alternative to applying direct for a degree at London South Bank University and the easy way to find programs that match your eligibility and aspirations

Ready to apply?
Discover more on the official university website

Uni facts

London, UK
  • Type
  • International students
  • Nationalities
  • Total programs

Study abroad at London South Bank University

London South Bank University (LSBU) is located in the heart of London, in the up and coming area of Elephant and Castle. Founded in 1892, it is a public university with nearly 20,000 students.

The University offers more than 400 undergraduate and postgraduate programs, and is made up of seven schools: applied sciences, arts and creative industries, built environment and architecture, business, health and social care, and law and social sciences.

LSBU has a host of innovative learning facilities, including specialized labs, a student center, library, and practical areas designed to replicate workplace scenarios. There is single room accommodation available to students in four residences, all within 10 minutes walking distance to the university.

Find & apply to programs at London South Bank University

Find programs you love that match your needs & aspirations, where you stand a high chance of acceptance.

Program level

Why study at LSBU?

  • Great location

    LSBU is located in the center of London; one of the world’s most exciting cities

  • Employability

    They're the only university to have been awarded University of the Year for graduate employment two years in a row (Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2018 & 2019)

  • Social impact

    LSBU is ranked in the world's top 200 universities for social impact (Times Higher Education, 2019)

Life as an international student

LSBU is home to almost 2,000 International students from over 130 countries. Students are supported by a dedicated International Team and Student Services. Their services are there to support your educational, personal, career and spiritual needs; they aim to enable overseas students to achieve their potential while studying, by providing an approachable and reliable service.

There are plenty of opportunities outside of the classroom, including joining one of the University’s sports teams, joining the gym, or taking part in one of the many events run throughout the year. Their Students’ Union (LSBSU) is home to a number of services and activities designed to help you get the most out of your student experience.

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • Fitness Centre
    • Spin Studio
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Dance Studio
    • Personal Trainers
    • Treatment Rooms
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
  • No. of All Weather Sports Pitches
    • No. of Badminton Courts 1
    • No. of volleyball courts 1
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Travel Vaccinations
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services

How we maximize your chance of getting admitted

  1. Programs matched to you

    Filter 10,000s of programs down to a shortlist perfect for you, where you have a strong chance of getting admitted

  2. Apply online via Studee

    Complete our application form and only answer the same question once no matter how many programs you apply for

  3. Review, improve & submit

    We rigorously assess your application to ensure you have the best chance of getting admitted before we submit it

  4. Reminders & guidance

    Relax - never miss a deadline or request that could cost you an offer with clear, day-by-day updates on what needs to be done

Our services are 100% free for students like you because we're funded by universities.

Fees and funding

These fees cover the cost of your learning experience at LSBU. If you are paying your tuition fees yourself, payment must be made when you enroll onto your program.

London South Bank University welcomes and encourages students from all over the world to study with them. A range of scholarships are on offer for international students and some of the awards outlined below can be combined for greater discounts.

Fee information

  • Undergraduate tuition: from £15,900 per year
  • **Graduate tuition (MSc, MA, PgDip, MBA, MPhil, PhD)

    from £16,900 per year


  • Self funded students: £1,125 per year
  • Merit Based Scholarships: from £2,000 to 3,000 per year


London South Bank University

103 Borough Rd, London SE1 0AA, UK

LSBU is located in the heart of London, the capital of business, opportunity and cultural vibrancy.

Visa requirements for London South Bank University

Many international students will require a visa to study in the UK, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

UK student visa requirements