If you're thinking of studying with us at London South Bank University (LSBU), our entry requirements, scholarships and details of how to apply are laid out below to help you with your application.
We accept a range of English language qualifications (PDF File 111 KB). Please contact the international office for further details.
Foundation course requirements
To be eligible to apply for a foundation course at LSBU you will required to hold one of the following:
- Titulo de Bachiller Academico (65/100 or 6.5/10)
To be eligible to apply for an undergraduate course at LSBU you will be required to hold one of the following:
- Técnico en...(2½ year) pass
- Successful completion of 1 year of university at a recognised institution in Colombia
- Tecnólogo Especializado en...(3 year) (Possible second year entry)
To be eligible to apply for a postgraduate course at LSBU you will be required to hold one of the following:
- Licenciado / Professional title (4 years or more) with GPA 3.6/5
- Diploma de Especialización (Diploma of Specialisation) with GPA 3.6/5
How to apply
As a Colombian 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 Colombia.
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 Colombia.
We currently offer a wide variety of scholarships with a total value of £1 million. Read more about LSBU scholarships for international students.
Representatives in Colombia
We currently have a number of representatives working in Colombia. If you would like assistance with your application, please contact one of our representatives listed below.