London South Bank University (LSBU) welcomes applications from students of any nationality. For any information or if you have any questions regarding our application process or courses please contact our Enquiries Manager, via email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone +44 (0)20 7815 6189.
We accept a range of English language qualifications (PDF File 201 KB). Please contact the international office for further details.
Foundation course requirements
To apply for a foundation course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:
- Lebanese Baccalaureate or French Baccalaureate with pass grades, and
- IELTS 4.5 or equivalent
If your qualification is higher than this see our undergraduate or postgraduate sections, below.
Undergraduate entry requirements
To apply for an undergraduate course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:
- suitable UK Foundation Course (60% minimum)
- International Baccalaureate Diploma, 24 points
- A Levels – see course pages for requirements
- Diplome de Technicien Superier*
- Diploma of Technical Licence/Licence Technique*
- Diplome Universitaire de Technologie*
*Grades of at least 14/10 or above are required for the above qualifications. Please note; course entry requirements may dictate that higher scores are required.
- IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Postgraduate entry requirements
To apply for a postgraduate course at LSBU you need one of the following:
- Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma
- Bachelor Degree/Licence
- IELTS 6.5 or equivalent
If your qualification is lower than this see our information for undergraduates or foundation courses, above.
As a Lebanese national you will need to obtain a student visa or equivalent to be able to study with us at LSBU. The main route for students to come to the UK to study is the Tier 4 General student visa. We have information about visas and immigration on our website and guidance on the requirements. It is also important to refer to the information and Tier 4 Policy Guidance which is available on the Home Office website. You should also check the visa processing times if you are applying from Lebanon.
You may be able to apply for a short-term study visa if you are coming to do a course of 6 months or less. For more information, please see our visas and immigration page and the Home Office website. You can also check the visa processing times if you are applying from Lebanon.
Scholarships and fees
Read about how to apply to LSBU as an undergraduate or postgraduate student and also find out information on a range of scholarships and fee discounts for international students. You can find out more about visas and immigration. Current students can see more in MyLSBU.
Representatives in Lebanon
We currently have established representatives working in Lebanon. If you would like assistance with your application, please contact one of our representatives listed below.
LSBU in Lebanon
Our International Officers Francis Glover and Aissata Edmondson are responsible for applications from Lebanon. Throughout the year, we do travel overseas and these events are shown in the What's on section of our website. If you have any questions regarding LSBU, our courses or applying, email email@example.com.
International One to One appointmentsBook online
23 August 2018CIPD courses at LSBU information evening
27 September 2018Dr Rami Ranger CBE Annual Enterprise Lecture
1 October 2018Graduation Ceremony - School of The Built Environment and Architecture; School of Engineering
6 October 2018University Open Day
15 October 2018Graduation Ceremony - School of Arts and Creative Industries; School of Applied Sciences; School of Law and Social Sciences
19 October 2018A season of Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
20 October 2018A season of Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
29 October 2018Graduation Ceremony - School of Business
31 October 2018Extended Project Support Programme
5 November 2018Graduation Ceremony - School of Health and Social Care
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14 August 2018
LSBU awarded Gold standard for supporting armed forces community
8 August 2018
Former MP and minister appointed University Chancellor
1 August 2018
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Academic wins award for pioneering research on kidney care
29 June 2018
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18 June 2018
LSBU students provide solutions for the local business community
14 June 2018
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