Since 1892, London South Bank University (LSBU) has been providing vocationally-relevant, accredited and professionally recognised education. Located minutes from the centre of London, LSBU has been preparing and developing students for their working lives for over 125 years. At LSBU they put their students first and almost 2,000 International students from over 130 countries have chosen this University.
At LSBU they are committed to giving their students the very best opportunities and education. This means they give their students not only the qualifications but the skills and knowledge for their careers. LSBU has been awarded Silver for teaching excellence under the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). Their academic staff deliver an innovative curriculum. All staff enhance professional opportunities by combining their own knowledge of developed practice with education theory. As well as their academic backgrounds, staff have an impressive range of professional expertise and are often invited to act as consultants for external enterprises. As a leading provider of fully accredited professional courses and excellent industry links, a qualification from LSBU is recognised across the world.
Why London South Bank University?
Award-winning Entrepreneurship: LSBU has been given the award for Entrepreneurial University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards. The accolade celebrates the entrepreneurial support offered to students, graduates, staff and the local community led by LSBU’s Research, Enterprise and Innovation team.
Real-world Courses: Many courses offer work experience opportunities. With their strong employer links and numerous partnerships, all of LSBU’s courses are professionally accredited or developed in partnership with relevant professional bodies. LSBU was the University of the Year for Graduate Employment (The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018).
First-class Facilities: Whatever the course, at LSBU they have the facilities to fully support it. Whether students spend time in the research and skills laboratories, workshops, media centre, theatre, library or Learning Resources Centre there are the appropriate technologies and expert support to complete their experience. LSBU is committed to first-class facilities and has already invested over £50m in student buildings and learning spaces over the last few years.
Dedicated Welfare and Careers Advisors: LSBU’s staff have a well deserved reputation for offering personalised student support. Through this they enhance student achievement and satisfaction by providing individual and group tutorials, seminars, workshops, Personal Development Planning, careers sessions and a dedicated School Student Office.