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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.

Entry requirements

We accept a range of English language qualifications (PDF File 124 KB). Please contact the international office for further details.

Foundation course requirements

To apply for an undergraduate course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:

  • Middle School certificate with average marks over 60% is equivalent to UK basic education
  • High School certificate with average marks over 60% is equivalent to UK A Level education
  • English language requirements: IELTS 4.5 or equivalent

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:

  • High School Certificate with overall marks of 70% plus in relevant subjects
  • Skill-related diploma with average marks of 70% and over
  • Maw 3 pass and over
  • English requirements: HSC English 70% plus IELTS 6.0 or equivalent

If your qualification is higher than this see our information for postgraduates or if it is lower see information for foundation courses.

Postgraduate course requirements

To apply for a postgraduate course at LSBU you need to have one of the following:

  • Bachelor Degree minimum of four years with grades of 60% (GPA 2.8/4; 3.7/5) may be accepted from specific institutions
  • Postgraduate Diploma at overall level of 50% plus
  • Taught Masters Degree minimum of two years at First Class level 60% plus
  • English requirements: HSC English 70% plus ELTS 6.5 or equivalent

If your qualification is higher than this level please see the information for postgraduates or if it is lower than this please see the information for foundation courses.

How to apply

The process to apply for a course varies to whether you study as an undergraduate or postgraduate student. You should also find out how to apply for any available scholarships.

Visa information

As a Thai 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 Thailand.

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 Thailand.

Scholarships

We currently offer a wide variety of scholarships with a total value of £1 million. Read more about LSBU scholarships for international students.

Our scholarships include Nationality Scholarships for residents of Thailand.

Representatives in Thailand

We do not currently have any representatives based in Thailand. If you would like further information regarding LSBU or making an application please contact us at representatives@lsbu.ac.uk.

Contact us

If you have any further questions regarding the application process or questions regarding courses please contact our Enquiries Manager via email global@lsbu.ac.uk or phone +44 (0) 207 815 6189.