Lancaster University Leipzig

Established 2019
Famous for

Research, First UK University in Germany


Lancaster University is among the best in the UK. Ranked in the Top 15 in all three major national league tables, as well as 133rd in the QS World Rankings 2022; and 122nd in THE World University Rankings 2022.

We offer British bachelor’s and master’s degree programs taught 100% in English - in Germany - combining high-quality UK education with German job opportunities and lifestyle; truly combining the best of both worlds.  

Three year bachelor’s degree programs on offer include business and managementaccounting and financecomputer sciences, and software engineering.  We also offer merit-based scholarships and tuition financing options to our students. Germany offers a welcoming environment for international students as well with an 18-month Post Study Work/Residence Permit upon graduation.

Leipzig is in the top 10 largest cities in Germany, in the state of Saxony.  Leipzig is a city of 600,000 people (20% international) - with a population of 40,000 university students - making it a truly student oriented city.  Leipzig is Germany’s youngest city and is also Germany’s fastest growing city and fastest-growing economy.  

Saxony is frequently referred to as “Silicon Saxony” as it holds the largest concentration of high tech companies and startups in Europe (5th largest globally).  There are 350+ German, European, and international tech companies based in Saxony and at least 350+ startups in the City of Leipzig alone.  Leipzig has introduced more than 20,000 new jobs in just the past three years alone; making it a great place to start your career.


Students benefit from a robust services on campus.  The university’s Career Services Department and Student Support Department are always available to aid students in pastoral matters and students start receiving assistance on work placements during their second year of the degree.  The campus is committed to small class sizes with a maximum of 25 students per seminar and up to just 75 students per lecture hall; maintaining terrific student: faculty ratios.  

All incoming students join us during Welcome Week, one week prior to the start of their first term.  Welcome week has been developed to introduce incoming student to their classmates, faculty, departments on campus, and university policies.

Lancaster University Leipzig is easy to reach by rail from Leipzig/Halle Airport and Berlin-Brandenburg International Airport.  The campus can also provide airport pickup services upon request.

Lancaster University also offers International Foundation programs and Pre-Master’s Programs for students unable to meet direct entry requirements.


  • 132nd QS World University Rankings 2022
  • 122nd THE World University Rankings 2022
  • 7th for ‘Teaching in Europe’ THE Europe Teaching Rankings 2019
  • Top 50 for ‘International Outlook’ THE Global League Table 2022
  • 13th in the UK The Guardian University Guide 2022
  • 11th in the UK Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022



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Basecamp Leipzig’s private rooms feature designer furniture, private bathrooms, and fully equipped kitchenettes. But it doesn’t stop there. Whether you’re looking to supercharge your studies, get in shape or just hang out, Basecamp’s got you covered.  With 385 rooms available, BaseCamp Leipzig provides exceptional amenities to residents including an on-campus café, cinema, pub, gym, sun-deck and outdoor spaces, bicycles for rent, 14-common kitchens, silent and group study spaces, 24-hour security, and wide-ranging events.


What our students have to say about SI-UK

I utilized the services of SI-UK in Chennai which proved invaluable for me. They provided great assistance throughout my application process, guiding me from evaluating my choices to selecting the university that best matched my profile.
Masters in Business Analytics, Lancaster University
Nidhi Agarwal
"SI-UK has been a crucial part of my UK journey. They assisted me in obtaining my bachelor's degree in August 2019 and now, they've aided me in securing admission to a top design university in London for my master's. The counselors at SI-UK offer personalised support to each applicant, helping us in each and every step including the final stage of obtaining our CAS letter once we receive the offer."
Nidhi Agarwal
Nidhi Agarwal
MSc Design Innovation, Loughborough University
"The entire team at SI-UK was incredibly supportive. They provided me with a list of universities to consider, and I ultimately chose Aston University. With their assistance, I applied and received an offer along with a £5000 scholarship. I am grateful to my counselor and the entire team for guiding me through the visa application process and every other aspect. Thank you, SI-UK, for helping me pursue my dream."
Engineering, Aston University
Saumya Sharma
"Last year, I reached out to SI-UK, Jaipur for my Master’s journey, and it has been an incredibly fulfilling and successful experience. From guiding me through the application process to assisting with letters of recommendation and statement of purpose, and even following up with universities, SI-UK provided comprehensive support at every step of the journey. They went the extra mile, assisting with admissions, fee processing, accommodation arrangements, visa guidance, and coordination on medical checkups. I firmly believe that my admission to the University of Birmingham wouldn't have been possible without SI-UK. I highly recommend SI-UK to anyone seeking admission to a UK or Ireland university."
Saumya Sharma
Saumya Sharma
MBA , University of Birmingham
Jehabuz Khan
In September, I sought assistance from SI-UK for my studies in the UK, with a planned intake for January 2023. With the support of my counsellor who made exceptional efforts, I smoothly navigated the application process which culminated in the timely acquisition of my UK student visa hassle-free. I wholeheartedly endorse SI-UK to fellow students aiming to pursue their dreams of studying in the UK. Thank you!
Jehabuz Khan
Jehabuz Khan
MSc in Mechanical Engineering, University of Strathclyde
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