About The University of Lincoln
The University of Lincoln's award-winning city centre campusprovides a modern student-centred environment. Based on the picturesqueBrayford Pool marina, everything you need is either on our campus or a shortwalk away. The University of Lincoln has been named among the UK's best modernuniversities in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016. We areproud of our reputation for providing a high-quality student experience underpinnedby inspirational teaching.
The University has some of the most satisfied students inthe UK. Lincoln is a top ten UK university for student satisfaction in theNational Student Survey (NSS) 2016. In addition, Lincoln has been ranked numberone in a range of NSS subject areas including Zoology, Transport and Travel,Design, Biochemistry, and Animal Science. The University is also a top teninstitution for student experience, according to the Times and Sunday TimesGood University Guide 2017.
95% of our most recent graduates were in work or furtherstudy six months after graduating, and almost three quarters were in graduatelevel roles according to the Destination of Leavers from Higher EducationSurvey 2014/15.
The University of Lincoln has been commended by the QualityAssurance Agency for its approach to enhancing students' learningopportunities. Lincoln is also a top ten institution for teaching quality,according to the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2017.
Lincoln is proud to be home to world-leading researchers whoare making profound contributions to their subject areas. Research enables usto discover, disseminate and preserve knowledge. More than half of the researchsubmitted by Lincoln to the national Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014was judged to be internationally excellent or world-leading (3* or 4*) – thehighest scores possible.
Alongside our world-class academic staff, some of the finestthinkers in their fields visit Lincoln to teach and inspire our students. Ourvisiting professors, lecturers and speakers include technology expert andpresenter Jason Bradbury, naturalist and broadcaster Chris Packham and PoetLaureate Carol Ann Duffy.
Commitment to Diversity
The University of Lincoln is one of 27 members of theEquality Challenge Unit’s (ECU) Race Equality Charter and is currently workingtowards achieving bronze status.
The University has representation from more than 90 countriesacross the globe and has taken steps to support staff and students inunderstanding what cultural difference means and how we can learn from and witheach other. In support of this, the University has developed and implemented aspecific online module which looks broadly at the internationalisationexperience at the University of Lincoln through the eyes of a newly arrivingstudent.
Athena Swan Award
The University is proud to have been successfully awardedthe institutional Athena SWAN bronze award and has continued to build on thissuccess with a number of our STEMM based schools, which have all receivedindividual bronze awards in recognition for their work in support of genderequality.
The University is a member of The Equality Challenge Unit(ECU) and is currently working towards the expanded ECU Athena SWAN GenderEquality Charter mark.