London South Bank University

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London South Bank University was founded in 1892 as the Borough Polytechnic and merged with four other colleges in 1970 to become South Bank Polytechnic. In 1992 LSBU, situated in the centre of London, was granted full university status.

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London South Bank University delivers high quality teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It consistently exceeds rigorous national quality requirements for UK higher education.
Student Population
Female / Male Students
59% Female
41% Male
Full / Part Students
58% Full Time
42% Part Time
International Students
90% Domestic
10% International
Stats from HESA

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18 November 2018

Great organisation. Great support system from staff. Maybe not so great on the social side but if you're here to simply learn then this is a great place

18 November 2018

Great support from academic staff, very good university in my opinion. Some lecture rooms do need improving

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