How to apply

We welcome all applications from international students

Application for September 2021 entry is now closed. If you are a Home applicant or an EU applicant who holds Settled status in the UK, please apply via Clearing.

How can I submit an application?

If you are an overseas student (and a national of a country outside the EU) or an EU national that does not have settled status, you can complete the LSBU Online Application Form. It is very important to upload all the necessary supporting documents as they are required to process your application.

You will be able to make 1 application and choose up to 2 courses to apply to.

Alternative application systems

If your course is not listed in our LSBU Online Application System you can apply via the following national application services:

  • International undergraduate students (full-time and part-time) can apply via UCAS.

What happens next?

Once you have submitted your online application you will receive an email confirming that it has been successfully received and that your application is being checked by our International Admissions Team.

Your application will be reviewed by an International Admissions Officer and you will then receive an email stating your ID number to be used for any questions you may have about the status of your application.

Receiving a decision

The International Admissions Team will contact you once a decision has been made or if further information is required.

The decision will be made on the standard entry criteria for the course you have applied for (in accordance with our Admissions Policy) but we will also take into account your immigration history if you require a Student Sponsor visa.

If you have any questions regarding the application process or our courses please contact our International Enquiries Manager: or +44 20 7123 4842

Important dates

The following dates apply to the academic year 2021/2022 and are subject to change.

September 2021 intake

  • Last application: Thursday 22 July 2021
  • Last deposit and pre-CAS process date: Monday 16 August 2021 if bank transfer or Friday 20 August for Credit Card or Western Union payments.
  • CAS deadline: Friday 27 August 2021

January 2022 intake

  • Last application: Friday 19 November 2021
  • Last deposit and pre-CAS process date: Monday 30 November 2021 if bank transfer or Wednesday 8 December 2021 for Credit Card or Western Union payments.
  • CAS deadline: Friday 17 December 2021

The above dates may change in line with UK Government guidance regarding the Pandemic.

Please note that the above dates apply to applicants that are overseas (outside the UK). If you are in the UK already, please contact our Enquiries Team to discuss your situation and to get updated deadlines: