Lincoln University laid its foundation in the year 1878 and is the only tertiary University on Southern hemisphere to work on agriculture-related issues. It has been placed at #15 worldwide for small universities. Furthermore, it has been ranked #111 and #326 for Agricultural Sciences and Environment & Ecology, respectively.
Some of the significant facts are:
|University Type||Public University|
|No. of Campuses||1|
|No. of Residence Halls||7|
|Graduate Job Rate||93%|
|Cost of Attendance||27,000-43,000|
|Intake Type||Semester wise|
|Mode of Program||Full time and online|
Application: Students need to enrol online.
Application fee: 20 NZD
Application deadline: Fall Semester- May 1; Spring Semester- November 1
General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official programme completion certificate, mark sheets, English language test scores, SAT/ACT scores.
Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, letters of recommendation, essay, proof of finance, sponsor’s letter, recent bank statement.
English Proficiency Test: The minimum scores required for seeking admission are given below:
|English proficiency tests||Minimum Scores|
|Lincoln University English Language||70%|
|TOEFL iBT||80 (with at least 21 in Writing and 18 in Speaking)|
|NZ Certificates in English Language||Level 5|
|Agribusiness and Commerce||27,000-40,000||41,000-43,000||7,300|
|Agriculture and Life Sciences||30,100||29,200-33,500||7,300|
|Environment, Society and Design||27,000||43,000||7,300|
The cost for fully-catered and self-catered accommodation is 13,923 NZD and 8,775 NZD, respectively.
International students can seek financial aid through work-study programme/student loan/scholarships. The scholarships offered by the University are:
This scholarship can be availed by any student who successfully finishes at least 12 weeks’ EAP. It offers rebate of 5400 NZD in tuition fee to students enrolling in certificate/UG programmes.
Any international student who has completed Bachelors with 75% aggregate/B+ grade is eligible to avail this scholarship worth 10,000 NZD.
The benefits and services offered to the alumni include career assistance, alumni scholarship for PG study, access to Library, various discounts and offers. Some of the distinguished alumni are Langston Hughes, Melvin B. Tolson, and Frank Coleman
|Bachelors Tuition Fees||$26354.6|
|Post graduate Tuition Fees||$32829.63|