London South Bank University ,,UK

  • London,UK

The origins of London South Bank University (LSBU) can be traced back to the foundation of Borough Polytechnic Institute in South London in the year 1892. In 1956, it was granted with the status of a Regional College of Technology. In 1970, the Polytechnic merged with the Brixton School of Building, the National College of Heating, Ventilating, Refrigeration and Fan Engineering and the City of Westminster College to form the Polytechnic of the South Bank. In 1987, the Polytechnic was renamed as South Bank Polytechnic and was given the right to confer research degrees in 1990. The next year, it merged with South West London College and Central Catering College at Waterloo. It received university status in 1992 and became South Bank University. It was finally given its current name on 1st September 2003. According to the rankings given under "University League Table 2020" by The Complete University Guide, the university was ranked 87.

Situated in London city centre, the LSBU campus features the first-rate infrastructure and offers excellent academic, recreational and residential facilities. It has hi-tech laboratories including forensic labs, Spatial Analysis and Informatics Lab (SAIL), psychology labs, Acoustics Lab, Digital Architecture Robotics Lab (DARLab), a Pub Lab, a chemical lab, interviewing rooms, a physiology suite and Therapeutic Radiography VERT Lab. The campus also houses Student Centre, Perry Library, Clarence Centre and Keyworth Event Theatre. It offers many options for convenient and comfortable on-campus accommodation. The Academy of Sports features a fitness suite, training zone, weights room, dance studio and a sports hall that offers facilities to play football, netball, basketball, cricket, badminton, table tennis and volleyball. The university also has a Havering campus in East London to train nursing students.

LSBU offers an array of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and apprenticeships in various fields including economics, architecture, business, arts, education, engineering, m

Situated in London city centre, the LSBU campus features the first-rate infrastructure and offers excellent academic, recreational and residential facilities. It has hi-tech laboratories including forensic labs, Spatial Analysis and Informatics Lab (SAIL), psychology labs, Acoustics Lab, Digital Architecture Robotics Lab (DARLab), a Pub Lab, a chemical lab, interviewing rooms, a physiology suite and Therapeutic Radiography VERT Lab. The campus also houses Student Centre, Perry Library, Clarence Centre and Keyworth Event Theatre. It offers many options for convenient and comfortable on-campus accommodation. The Academy of Sports features a fitness suite, training zone, weights room, dance studio and a sports hall that offers facilities to play football, netball, basketball, cricket, badminton, table tennis and volleyball. The university also has a Havering campus in East London to train nursing students.

LSBU offers an array of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and apprenticeships in various fields including economics, architecture, business, arts, education, engineering, media, law, nursing, design, psychology, sciences, tourism, hospitality, marketing, finance, accounting, etc. It has over 18,000 students including 2,000 foreign students belonging to over 130 countries. The university has collaborations with numerous international universities that facilitate excellent student exchange and study abroad programmes. It also offers first-rate practical education and strives to enhance the students' employability and present them with outstanding employment opportunities.

The university has numerous notable alumni. Karl Burnett is the HR Director at BBC. Fleur Bothwick is the Head of Diversity and Inclusiveness for the Middle East, Europe, Africa and India at Ernst & Young. David Frost has served as British Chambers of Commerce director-general. Anne Milton is the Lord Commissioner of HM Treasury. Frank Brake co-founded Brake Bros Frozen Foods with his brother. Gary Bassett serves as the Head of Patient Experience in London Ambulance Service. Kevin McGrath is a property investor who runs M&M Asset Management. Peter Rees has served as the City of London's Chief Planning Officer. There are many other distinguished people associated with LSBU.

Year of establishment1892
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Also Known AsLSBU
Total International Students2000
Male/Female Ratio1.32
No.of Campuses2
Yearly Hostel & Meals Expense6240 Pound
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London South Bank University Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(1 year)Pound 15.39 K
BBA(2 Courses)(3 years)Pound 14.33 K
B.E. / B.Tech(3 Courses)(3 years)Pound 14.33 K

London South Bank University Scholarships

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Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
K.C. Mahindra Scholarships For Post-Graduate Studies Abroad
Rs. 8,00,000
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
Hani Zeini Scholarship
Rs. 74,390
Engineering,Computers,Science + 2 more
Harvey Fellowship
Rs. 11,90,240
Science,Humanities,Business

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London South Bank University Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

BBA(2 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(3 Courses)

: 6.0 & Above

On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • London South Bank University has four halls of residence, giving students a safe and comfortable base
  • Even the furthest away hall is a 10 minute walk from the Souhwark campus
  • Flats share communal kitchen/dining areas and shower/bathing facilities, with each bedroom having its own hand basin
  • Basic cleaning equipment, including a vacuum cleaner is provided
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Off-campus Accommodation

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  • The average rent is 500 to 700 Pounds/month
  • The residence type includes studio apartments, 3 bedroom apartments, 4 bedroom apartments and shared apartments
  • The student residences are fully furnished with all the basic amenities such as electricity, central heating and unlimited internet access included in the rent
  • Onsite-laundry facility is also available

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Studying UK Details
Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 20.6 L
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MIM INR 19.3 L
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MA INR 17.8 L
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BBA INR 16.8 L
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BE/Btech INR 18.8 L
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BSc INR 20.4 L
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MBA INR 20.6 L
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MArch INR 18.2 L
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BHM INR 13.6 L
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MBBS INR 35.6 L
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MEM INR 17.7 L
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MPharm INR 18.2 L
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MFA INR 16.9 L
Average Hostel & Meals Expense

INR 5.9 L (based on 256 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 87
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 60
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GMAT: 600
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Location
University CityLondon, London, UK
Size of cityLarge
Population of City88,25,000
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Contact Details

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103 Borough Rd, London SE1 0AA, UK

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