London South Bank University was founded in 1892 and officially gained full university status in 1992. Practical education and employability are given a strong focus at the University, with its central London location providing close links to business and industry. London South Bank is one of the largest universities in London with over 15,000 students enrolled, 2,000 of which are international from 130 countries. The main campus is located in Southwark, a short walk from major landmarks and near the South Bank of the Thames.
London South Bank University is a top 10 London university for graduate starting salaries, and the University received the highest possible rating for the quality of its education from the independent Quality Assurance Agency.
London South Bank University also offer a wide range of scholarships and discounts for international students, including nationality scholarships, fee-discounts for alumni and a 5% discount for early payment of tuition fees.
Location – London, England
London South Bank University’s main campus is situated in Southwark on the South Bank of the Thames, a short walk from many of London’s major landmarks. Waterloo and London Bridge are the nearest stations and strong transport links mean that the culture and nightlife of central London is very easy to reach and be a part of.
All of the London South Bank University’s major teaching and learning buildings are within a small area, which is unusual for university in a major city and of a huge benefit to students.
- 86th in the Times University Guide 2020
- 68th in the Guardian University Guide 2020
Following the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, London South Bank emerged as one of the top three modern universities in London after 73% of its research was given either the highest 4* or 3* ranking for ‘impact’. In 2017, London South Bank was named ‘University of the Year for Graduate Employment’ by the Times University Guide.
International Fees – £13,125-14,800
Famous For – Engineering, Accounting, Science
Percent International Students = 7.7%