There was a great welcome from the university. I can say there is a nice atmosphere to study and great support from the administrative staff too.
Kasun Fernando, HND Business Studies
Kasun also said: "The facilities are more than enough. The Student union is great and the lecturers are really friendly. Completing my degree is going to be a huge achievement for me. LSBU is giving great support to achieve this. It is a great place to study and a nice environment to study in."
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.
Sri Lankan Ordinary and Advanced Levels below required level: S grade/35%-49%
International Baccalaureate Certificate
Undergraduate entry requirements
Sri Lankan A Levels: Typically three A Level passed at grade C or higher
3 passes at GCE A Level (required grades dependant on LSBU course applied for)
International Baccalaureate Diploma: 24 points or higher
Accredited UK Foundation programme: minimum 55-60% or higher
Accredited UK National Diploma: Upper or Lower Credit
Accredited Sri Lankan National Diploma: Upper or Lower Credit
*Possible advanced entry or top-up
Accredited UK Higher National Diploma (Possible second year entry or top-up): Upper or Lower Credit
Accredited Sri Lankan Higher National Diploma (Possible second year or top-up entry): Upper – Lower Credit
Please note that some LSBU courses require specific units/subjects at A Level/IB etc. See individual course entry requirements for details.
Postgraduate entry requirements
3 or 4 year Honours Degree from a recognised university in Sri Lanka: Second Class Honours Division or higher
Honours Degree from a recognised international university: equivalent to UK Bachelor Degree Second Class Honours or higher
Please note that 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.
Research entry requirements
Please see the Research section of the LSBU Website for information about research degree applications and entry requirements.
As an Sri Lankan 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 Sri Lanka.