London South Bank University (LSBU) is a highly regarded educational institution located in the London Borough of Southwark. Established in 1882, it is one of London’s oldest universities, with over 15,000 students representing over 130 countries worldwide, and a global network of over 80,000 alumni. The university is both historical and forward thinking and focuses on providing professional opportunities for both employees and academics.
LSBU has strong links with businesses and employers in the private and public sectors, which feed into their course development and helps students to form useful career connections and gain valuable work experience.
Work placements and experience feature on many LSBU courses, and many courses are accredited by, or produced in collaboration with leading industry bodies.
The university is made up of seven schools offering both research and taught postgraduate courses:
School of Applied Sciences
School of Arts and Creative Industries
School of The Built Environment and Architecture
School of Business
School of Engineering
School of Health and Social Care
School of Law and Social Sciences
LBSU has over 90 postgraduate courses, spanning these seven schools, and students looking to start studies a little earlier will find a number of postgraduate course options available for a January intake. Students can visit the university’s website to find out more.
London South Bank University students on Postgraduate Search say:
“I am really enjoying the course, and the lecturers.”
“Very good academically.”
“Lecturers are friendly and very knowledgeable.”
LSBU offers over 90 postgraduate degree courses and over 30 research and doctoral programmes, as well as a combined total of more than 60 short courses and continued professional development qualifications. The university’s research-based approach can be seen in the curriculum of its postgraduate courses, many of which include integrated programmes with an opportunity to conduct active research, making a direct contribution to the advancement of the field.
For well over 100 years, LSBU has been providing vocationally-relevant, accredited and professionally recognised education. Postgraduate advisers are available to help aspiring students find the right degree course, and can highlight flexible learning options to best suit each applicant’s preferred mode of study and personal circumstances.