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 42 KB). Please contact the international office for further details.
Undergraduate Course Requirements
To apply for an undergraduate course at LSBU you need to have one of the following School and/or Post School qualifications:
- (Pre 1990) New Zealand Scholarship with a minimum of 4
- University Entrance Certificate with a New Zealand Bursary with a minimum score of 257
- University Entrance Certificate with National Certificate in Educational Achievement with a minimum of Level 3 (80 credits)
- National Certificate/Diploma Level 4
- National Diploma Level 5
- National Diploma Level 6 may be considered for year two entry
- New Zealand Technician's Certificate
If you're applying with Post School qualifications your previous study must be relevant to the LSBU course you've applied for.
If your qualification is higher than this see our undergraduate section on this page.
Postgraduate Course Requirements
To be eligible to apply for a postgraduate course at LSBU you need to hold a Bachelor Degree (Hons) with a minimum of a C+. Ordinary Bachelor Degrees, Graduate Certificates and Graduate Diplomas will be considered on an individual basis.
If your qualification is lower than this see our information for undergraduate or foundation courses.
How to apply
As a New Zealand 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 New Zealand.
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 and as a New Zealand national you can apply for this visa at the port of entry on arrival in the UK. It is important that you are clear that you are coming to the UK to study and show them a letter from the University to confirm this. 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 New Zealand.
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 New Zealand
We do not currently have any representatives based in New Zealand. If you would like further information regarding London South Bank University or making an application please contact us at email@example.com