Please note the entry requirements below are general guidelines and each application will be assessed on individual merit. Alternative qualifications may be accepted. If you have any specific questions please feel free to contact us at email@example.com.
To apply for a foundation course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:
Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) with overall marks of 50% plus
International Baccalaureate Certificate
If your qualification is higher than this see our undergraduate or postgraduate sections.
Undergraduate course requirements
To apply for an undergraduate course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:
Three passes at GCE A Level (required grades dependant on LSBU course applied for)
International Baccalaureate Diploma: 24 points or higher
Accredited UK Foundation programme: 55-60% or higher
Two-year Bachelor Degree from a recognised institution in Pakistan: 60% or higher
Possible advanced entry or top-up
Accredited UK Higher National Diploma (Possible second year or top-up entry): Upper or Lower Credit
English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
Please note: some LSBU courses require specific units/subjects at HSC/A Level/IB etc. See individual course entry requirements for details.
If your qualification is higher than this see our information for postgraduates or if it is lower than this please see the information for foundation courses.
Postgraduate course requirements
To apply for a postgraduate course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:
Four year Bachelor degree (1st class)
Two year Bachelor degree and two year Masters degree (1st class).
Please note: Some LSBU courses require specific units/subjects for the first degree. A small number of LSBU courses also require relevant work experience. See individual course entry requirements for details.
As a Pakistani 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 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 Policy Guidance which is available on the Home Office website. You should also check the visa processing times if you are applying from Pakistan.