Bishop Grosseteste University

Sheffield, United Kingdom

Public | Estd. 1862

Location

Bishop Grosseteste University

Lincoln, United Kingdom

Public -1862

January, September

Intakes

49.19%

Acceptance Rate

21 : 8

Student: Teacher Ratio

January, September

Intakes

49.19%

Acceptance Rate

21 : 8

Student: Teacher Ratio

History, Affiliations and Rankings

Bishop Grosseteste University is a public university located in Lincoln, England that was established in 1862 but gained university status in 2012. BGU has an excellent teaching record and has been empowering students for the last 150 years. It is also listed amongst the universities that have the highest employability. Bishop Grosseteste University is known to be one of the friendliest and safest universities in the UK. 

Campus, Courses and Infrastructure

The university is located on a single-site campus in uphill Lincoln, close to the historic Bailgate district, Cathedral, and the Castle.  BGU offers undergraduate, postgraduate, Foundation degrees & doctoral study programs in a variety of fields like Business, English Literature, Education Studies, Geography, History, Psychology, Design and Technology, Primary and Community Care, and many others. The university offers all the amenities in their single campus like fitness facilities, restaurants, cafes, gyms, business hubs & much more to fulfil all their student’s needs. The oldest structures are around the Newport waterfront, with the earliest dating from 1841 and designed in the Tudor revival (or "Tudorbethan") style. It has gabled dormers and is made of brick with stone trimmings. In 1861, an extension range was built at right angles to the road in a similar but planer style. The simple and planer chapel, which lies between these buildings and the road, was designed by Sir Arthur Blomfield in 1862. Many new developments and facilities have been added to the site in recent years.

Accomplishments and Alumni

Over the years, the university has made a special place for itself. It now attracts a large number of international admissions every year. The teaching of Bishop Grosseteste University has achieved the highest rating in the first ever Government-led Teaching Excellence Framework assessment which is only awarded to the top 26% universities in the UK. Additionally, it also has an extensive list of alumni. Some of the notable names include - David Pugh, West End theatre producer and Jade Etherington, Paralympic ski silver medalist.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

According to the figures released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) in 2018, 97% of the graduates of the Bishop Grosseteste University receive employability. Currently the university caters  to the academic demands of a large number of students. A significant proportion of these students are from across the globe. The university also ensures development of transferable and industry based skills to ensure placement opportunities to its outgoing students.

Read More

History, Affiliations and Rankings

Bishop Grosseteste University is a public university located in Lincoln, England that was established in 1862 but gained university status in 2012. BGU has an excellent teaching record and has been empowering students for the last 150 years. It is also listed amongst the universities that have the highest employability. Bishop Grosseteste University is known to be one of the friendliest and safest universities in the UK. 

Campus, Courses and Infrastructure

The university is located on a single-site campus in uphill Lincoln, close to the historic Bailgate district, Cathedral, and the Castle.  BGU offers undergraduate, postgraduate, Foundation degrees & doctoral study programs in a variety of fields like Business, English Literature, Education Studies, Geography, History, Psychology, Design and Technology, Primary and Community Care, and many others. The university offers all the amenities in their single campus like fitness facilities, restaurants, cafes, gyms, business hubs & much more to fulfil all their student’s needs. The oldest structures are around the Newport waterfront, with the earliest dating from 1841 and designed in the Tudor revival (or "Tudorbethan") style. It has gabled dormers and is made of brick with stone trimmings. In 1861, an extension range was built at right angles to the road in a similar but planer style. The simple and planer chapel, which lies between these buildings and the road, was designed by Sir Arthur Blomfield in 1862. Many new developments and facilities have been added to the site in recent years.

Accomplishments and Alumni

Over the years, the university has made a special place for itself. It now attracts a large number of international admissions every year. The teaching of Bishop Grosseteste University has achieved the highest rating in the first ever Government-led Teaching Excellence Framework assessment which is only awarded to the top 26% universities in the UK. Additionally, it also has an extensive list of alumni. Some of the notable names include - David Pugh, West End theatre producer and Jade Etherington, Paralympic ski silver medalist.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

According to the figures released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) in 2018, 97% of the graduates of the Bishop Grosseteste University receive employability. Currently the university caters  to the academic demands of a large number of students. A significant proportion of these students are from across the globe. The university also ensures development of transferable and industry based skills to ensure placement opportunities to its outgoing students.

Read More

International Students %

3%

International Students %

3%

AI Course Finder FREE

See personalized recommendations basis your profile and preferences from Bishop Grosseteste University & similar universities.

Find courses best-fit for you

AI Course Finder FREE

See personalized recommendations basis your profile and preferences from University of Essex & similar universities.

Find courses best-fit for you

Browse Courses

leverage
BA (Hons) in Archaeology and HistoryHumanities and Social Sciences

GBP 12,445

Fee

36 Months

Duration

IELTS: 6

Qualification

Bachelors

Course level

On Campus

Mode of Degree

Sep

Intakes

This course by Bishop Grosseteste University will take you through all the core insights of the field. Along with theoretical concepts, you will gain hands-on-learning experience throughout the span of the program.
Read More

leverage
BA (Hons) in BusinessManagement

GBP 12,445

Fee

36 Months

Duration

IELTS: 6

Qualification

Bachelors

Course level

On Campus

Mode of Degree

Sep

Intakes

This course by Bishop Grosseteste University will take you through all the core insights of the field. Along with theoretical concepts, you will gain hands-on-learning experience throughout the span of the program.
Read More

leverage
BA (Hons) in Business (with Foundation Year)Management

GBP 9,150

Fee

48 Months

Duration

IELTS: 6

Qualification

Bachelors

Course level

On Campus

Mode of Degree

Sep

Intakes

This course by Bishop Grosseteste University will take you through all the core insights of the field. Along with theoretical concepts, you will gain hands-on-learning experience throughout the span of the program.
Read More

leverage
BA (Hons) in CounsellingHumanities and Social Sciences

GBP 12,445

Fee

36 Months

Duration

IELTS: 6

Qualification

Bachelors

Course level

On Campus

Mode of Degree

Sep

Intakes

This course by Bishop Grosseteste University will take you through all the core insights of the field. Along with theoretical concepts, you will gain hands-on-learning experience throughout the span of the program.
Read More

One app for all your study


abroad needs

Start your journey, track your progress, grow


with the community and so much more

Scan QR Code to Download Leverage App

One app for all your study abroad needs


Start your journey, track your progress, grow with the community and so much more

QS

Quacquarelli Symonds (Q.S.) is a corporation based in the United Kingdom that specialises in the analysis of higher education institutions worldwide. Nunzio Quacquarelli launched the company in 1990. It publishes the Q.S. World University Rankings every year. The Q.S. rating, which is considered one of the three most widely read university rankings globally, is approved by the International Ranking Expert Group (IREG). The institution uses six metrics, namely Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty/Student Ratio, Citations per faculty, International Faculty Ratio and International Student Ratio, that effectively capture university performance. It also publishes rankings in Young universities, Graduate Employability, and Subject Rankings. Q.S. provides an auditing service to universities, which offers information on the institution's strengths and shortcomings. The Q.S. Stars audit procedure rates universities based on over 50 different indicators.

THE

The Times Higher Education, originally The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a British magazine that focuses on higher education news and topics. It annually publishes The Times Higher Education World University Rankings. It has received worldwide acclaim for its new and improved rating algorithm. Since 2004, it has provided students and their families, academics, university executives, governments, and businesses with reliable university performance data. The performance indicators are grouped into five areas: Teaching (the learning environment); Research (volume, income and reputation); Citations (research influence); International outlook (staff, students and research); and Industry income (knowledge transfer). It also produces subject rankings and rankings for Young Universities, Impact, Reputation, And Emerging Economies.

Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that first appeared in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian and was renamed The Guardian in 1959. The Guardian University Guide is published once a year. The goal of the University Guide is to show how each university's department is likely to provide an overall beneficial experience to future students, and to do so; they look at how previous students in the department fared. A league table was created using nine performance criteria for 54 disciplines spanning all stages of the student life cycle. Entry standards, Student-staff ratios, Expenditure per student, Continuation, Student satisfaction, Value Added, Standardisation, Subject Classification, and Career Prospects are the indicators utilised by the organisation.

USN

U.S. News & World Report is American news, consumer advice, rankings, and analysis publication. It began in 1948 as a merger of the weekly newspaper U.S. News and the worldwide weekly magazine World Report. The company's rankings of Best Global universities are well-known among the wider population and significantly impact admission trends. The inaugural "America's Best Colleges" report was released by the U.S. News & World Report in 1983. Since 1985, the rankings have been produced and published annually. The magazine U.S. News & World Report rankings are based on data collected from educational institutions through an annual survey, government and third-party data sources, and school websites. It also takes into account outside opinion polls of university faculty and administrators.

Rankings

106

Global Ranking

Times-2021

106

Global Ranking

Times-2021

Start your journey

Realise your study abroad dream

Talk to an Expert for FREE

Start your journey

Realise your study abroad dream

Talk to an Expert for FREE

Fees Estimate

CourseDurationFee/Year
BA (Hons) in Archaeology and History36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Business36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Business (with Foundation Year)48 Months-
BA (Hons) in Counselling36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Education Studies36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Education Studies and English36 Months-
MA in Children's Literature and Literacies (Taught)12 Months-
BA (Hons) in Drama36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Archaeology and History (with Foundation Year)48 Months-
BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies36 Months-

Fees Estimate

CourseDurationFee/Year
BA (Hons) in Archaeology and History36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Business36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Business (with Foundation Year)48 Months-
BA (Hons) in Counselling36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Education Studies36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Education Studies and English36 Months-
MA in Children's Literature and Literacies (Taught)12 Months-
BA (Hons) in Drama36 Months-
BA (Hons) in Archaeology and History (with Foundation Year)48 Months-
BA (Hons) in Early Childhood Studies36 Months-

Scholarships

This scholarship is awarded to one student with a 100% tuition fee waiver from developing commonwealth countries who want to pursue Post Graduate programs in either Teacher Training, Education, or Theological studies.

Eligibility

Available to students wanting to persue Post Graduate programs in either Teacher Training, Education, or Theological studies

Applicability

All applying students will be considered for the scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to one student with a 100% tuition fee waiver from developing commonwealth countries who want to pursue Post Graduate programs in either Teacher Training, Education, or Theological studies.

Eligibility

Available to students wanting to persue Post Graduate programs in either Teacher Training, Education, or Theological studies

Applicability

All applying students will be considered for the scholarship

A scholarship is awarded to students that have an excellent record in their prior studies.

Eligibility

Merit based

Applicability

All applying students will be considered for the scholarship

A scholarship is awarded to students that have an excellent record in their prior studies.

Eligibility

Merit based

Applicability

All applying students will be considered for the scholarship

A scholarship is awarded to students that can deliver an outstanding result in extra circular activities.

Eligibility

Extracurricular achievements based

Applicability

All applying students will be considered for the scholarship

A scholarship is awarded to students that can deliver an outstanding result in extra circular activities.

Eligibility

Extracurricular achievements based

Applicability

All applying students will be considered for the scholarship

The Chevening Scholarship is an international scholarship, funded by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, that lets foreign students with leadership qualities study at universities in the United Kingdom.

Eligibility

2 year work experience and application based

Applicability

Apply though chevening scholarship website

The Chevening Scholarship is an international scholarship, funded by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, that lets foreign students with leadership qualities study at universities in the United Kingdom.

Eligibility

2 year work experience and application based

Applicability

Apply though chevening scholarship website

The Commonwealth Scholarship scheme is aimed at students from across the Commonwealth who would not otherwise be able to afford to study in the UK.

Eligibility

Application based

Applicability

apply through commonwealth scholarship website

The Commonwealth Scholarship scheme is aimed at students from across the Commonwealth who would not otherwise be able to afford to study in the UK.

Eligibility

Application based

Applicability

apply through commonwealth scholarship website

Application Process

You can apply through the UCAS Application

  • Register on the official site and you will be provided with your username details
  • Sign in and fill in all the details
  • Select the desired university and degree
  • Complete filling your education history with all the qualifications.
  • Fill in the details of your employment history
  • Fill in your personal statement
  • Submit the application form by paying the mentioned fees

You can also submit your application by directly registering on the official university website.

Documents Required

  • All academic Transcripts
  • Passport photocopy
  • English Language Proficiency Test Scores
  • Letter of Recommendations

Admission Requirements

FAQs

Yes, the university offers scholarships to Indian students.
Yes, the university offers scholarships to Indian students.
Students are allowed to work 20 hours per week, a work full time during holidays.
Students are allowed to work 20 hours per week, a work full time during holidays.
If a student has a relevant study gap and experience of that study gap university won’t have any objection.
If a student has a relevant study gap and experience of that study gap university won’t have any objection.

Hear from our students

Seneilla

Excellent Service!! The staff and the team here are very professional. My counselor was really very helpful and reliable right from the beginning. He helped me sort everything...Read More

Excellent Service!! The staff and the team here are very professional. My counselor was really very helpful and reliable... Read More

Gandharv

I am grateful to have approached Leverage Edu at a very early stage of my college application period. They not only provided me with the right guidance but also upon assessing...Read More

I am grateful to have approached Leverage Edu at a very early stage of my college application period. They not only prov... Read More

Your feedback matters

Tell us how we could provide more value to you

Share Feedback

Your feedback matters

Tell us how we could provide more value to you

Share Feedback

Studying in United Kingdom

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost is as follows: 

Undergraduate: £9,000 - 30,000 (INR 9,00,000 - INR 30,00,000)*

Postgraduate: £15,000 - 35,000 (INR 15,00,000 - INR 35,00,000)*

MBA: £12,000 - 80,000 (INR 12,00,000 - INR 80,00,000) 

*The fees can be higher for a top undergraduate/postgraduate medical degree.

For international students, the average first-year tuition cost is as follows: 

Undergraduate: £9,000 - 30,000 (INR 9,00,000 - INR 30,00,000)*

Postgraduate: £15,000 - 35,000 (INR 15,00,000 - INR 35,00,000)*

MBA: £12,000 - 80,000 (INR 12,00,000 - INR 80,00,000) 

*The fees can be higher for a top undergraduate/postgraduate medical degree.

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees (halls of residence at UK universities including bills): £400 - £600 per month (INR 40,301 - INR 60,452)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in the UK: £320 - £1,255 per month (INR 32,241 - INR 1,26,445)

Food Expenses: £160 - £200 per month (INR 16,120 - INR 20,150)

Average On-Campus Accommodation Fees (halls of residence at UK universities including bills): £400 - £600 per month (INR 40,301 - INR 60,452)

Average Off-Campus Accommodation Fees in the UK: £320 - £1,255 per month (INR 32,241 - INR 1,26,445)

Food Expenses: £160 - £200 per month (INR 16,120 - INR 20,150)

English Proficiency Exams to Study in the UK

IELTS: 6.0 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 70 - 110

PTE: 43 - 59

Cambridge English Language Assessments: B2 - C1

 

Admission Tests to Study in the UK

GMAT: 600 - 780

GRE: 150

LNAT: 25 - 29

BMAT: 4.5 - 5.0

UKCAT: 650

NEET: 50 percentile

GAMSAT: 60 - 66

English Proficiency Exams to Study in the UK

IELTS: 6.0 - 7.0

TOEFL iBT: 70 - 110

PTE: 43 - 59

Cambridge English Language Assessments: B2 - C1

 

Admission Tests to Study in the UK

GMAT: 600 - 780

GRE: 150

LNAT: 25 - 29

BMAT: 4.5 - 5.0

UKCAT: 650

NEET: 50 percentile

GAMSAT: 60 - 66

Part-time job rules for international students in the UK :

  • You cannot work more than 20 hours per week for a full-time degree programme, i.e. no more than 4 hours per day with weekends off.

  • You cannot work more than 10 hours per week during a language course term.

  • You can find work for 40 hours a week, which is 8 hours a day, with weekends off after the session is finished.

  • Working as a freelancer or on a contract basis is not authorised.

  • If you don't have a post-study work visa, you won't be able to work full-time for any business.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in the UK

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in the UK. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and, hence, are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity.  

 

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. 

 

Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in the UK and a lot more! 

Part-time job rules for international students in the UK :

  • You cannot work more than 20 hours per week for a full-time degree programme, i.e. no more than 4 hours per day with weekends off.

  • You cannot work more than 10 hours per week during a language course term.

  • You can find work for 40 hours a week, which is 8 hours a day, with weekends off after the session is finished.

  • Working as a freelancer or on a contract basis is not authorised.

  • If you don't have a post-study work visa, you won't be able to work full-time for any business.

Types of Part-Time Jobs in the UK

There are two ways international students can get part-time jobs in the UK. They can either look for on-campus jobs or off-campus jobs.

On-Campus Jobs: On-campus jobs are available inside the university campus and, hence, are perfect for students as they can apply in different departments within their proximity.  

 

Off-Campus Jobs: Off-campus jobs are relatively easy but not always in proximity. These jobs include office boy, receptionist, waiter/ waitress, call centre maintenance, data entry, etc. 

 

Check out our student-friendly guide to know more about the types of part-time jobs for international students in the UK and a lot more! 

The Post Study Work Visa (PSWV) is a temporary visa that gives overseas students the chance to live, study, and work in any post or professional path once they finish their education. This UK Post Study Work Visa path is accessible to everyone, including Indian students in the UK with immigration status. In addition, all students studying in a UK Higher Education Provider-approved institution are eligible for the Graduate Route. It is no less than a golden opportunity for international students to live, study and take up a job in any chosen post or career path after completing their graduate studies.

The Post Study Work Visa (PSWV) is a temporary visa that gives overseas students the chance to live, study, and work in any post or professional path once they finish their education. This UK Post Study Work Visa path is accessible to everyone, including Indian students in the UK with immigration status. In addition, all students studying in a UK Higher Education Provider-approved institution are eligible for the Graduate Route. It is no less than a golden opportunity for international students to live, study and take up a job in any chosen post or career path after completing their graduate studies.

Generally, it costs around £348 to apply for a UK student visa from outside the UK and around £475 to extend or switch to a Student visa from inside the UK. Here are the different costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in the UK:

  • Tier 4 (General) for 16 years or older: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Tier 4 (Dependant): £680 (INR 68,912) per month per person as a dependant

  • Tier 4 (Child) for age 4-17: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Short Term Study Visa (for 18 years or older and wish to travel to the UK for up to 6 months to study a short course): £186 (INR 18,849)

  • Post Study Work Visa: £700 (INR 70,939) + the Immigration Health Surcharge at the full rate of £624 (INR 63,237) per year

Tier 2 Work Visa (for skilled workers): £1212  (INR 1.22 lakhs)

Generally, it costs around £348 to apply for a UK student visa from outside the UK and around £475 to extend or switch to a Student visa from inside the UK. Here are the different costs for different types of student visas that an international student requires to study in the UK:

  • Tier 4 (General) for 16 years or older: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Tier 4 (Dependant): £680 (INR 68,912) per month per person as a dependant

  • Tier 4 (Child) for age 4-17: £348 (INR 35,267)

  • Short Term Study Visa (for 18 years or older and wish to travel to the UK for up to 6 months to study a short course): £186 (INR 18,849)

  • Post Study Work Visa: £700 (INR 70,939) + the Immigration Health Surcharge at the full rate of £624 (INR 63,237) per year

Tier 2 Work Visa (for skilled workers): £1212  (INR 1.22 lakhs)

Step 1: Check your CAS statement. Make sure all of the course details are correct!

Step 2: Prepare your financial documents and other supporting documents. 

Step 3: Register and complete the visa application form.

Step 4: Pay your Immigration Health surcharge and application fees of £348 (INR 35,267).

Step 5: Attend your appointment at the nearest embassy or consulate.

Step 6: Get the result of your application. If your visa application has been granted, appear for the interview later on.

Step 1: Check your CAS statement. Make sure all of the course details are correct!

Step 2: Prepare your financial documents and other supporting documents. 

Step 3: Register and complete the visa application form.

Step 4: Pay your Immigration Health surcharge and application fees of £348 (INR 35,267).

Step 5: Attend your appointment at the nearest embassy or consulate.

Step 6: Get the result of your application. If your visa application has been granted, appear for the interview later on.

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in the UK for international students are as follows:

  • Engineering and IT Services

  • Investment Managing

  • Management Consultancy

  • Investment Banking 

  • Financial Research

  • Banking

  • Medical and Healthcare Sector 

According to Glassdoor, some of the top high paying job industries in the UK for international students are as follows:

  • Engineering and IT Services

  • Investment Managing

  • Management Consultancy

  • Investment Banking 

  • Financial Research

  • Banking

  • Medical and Healthcare Sector 

The British economy is a highly developed social and market-oriented economy. It has the world's 5th-largest nominal gross domestic product or GDP (£1.8 Trillion), 10th-largest purchasing power parity (PPP), and 21st-largest GDP per capita, accounting for 3.3% of global GDP. According to Statista, the United Kingdom's predicted Real GDP growth rate for 2022 is 5.01%.

The British economy is a highly developed social and market-oriented economy. It has the world's 5th-largest nominal gross domestic product or GDP (£1.8 Trillion), 10th-largest purchasing power parity (PPP), and 21st-largest GDP per capita, accounting for 3.3% of global GDP. According to Statista, the United Kingdom's predicted Real GDP growth rate for 2022 is 5.01%.

Location

Similar Universities

The University of Manchester

The University of Manchester, United Kingdom

Public | Estd. 1824 | 940+ Courses

University of Warwick

University of Warwick, United Kingdom

Public | Estd. 1965 | 420+ Courses

University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom

Public | Estd. 1796 | 440+ Courses

Talk to an Expert for FREE

End-to-end support for your study abroad journey

Download the Study Abroad with Leverage Edu App

GET IT ON

Google Play

Download on the

App Store

Copyright Ⓒ 2022, Leverage Edu. All rights reserved.