Discover Lincoln

Student life in Lincoln

Celebrate a fusion of the past and present in the cobbled city of Lincoln, a city surrounded by ancient gates and tradition

Study in one of the world’s most fascinating historical cities. After lectures, stroll down cobbled roads which encircle the city’s stunning 12th-century cathedral. Or walk through the picturesque city gates, including the ancient Newport Arch, which date back to Roman times. Picnic by the River Witham, or watch boats meander past the new Brayford Waterfront development. Explore a host of independent art galleries, quaint bookshops and quirky boutiques that line Lincoln’s medieval streets. Foodies can enjoy modern eateries that are nestled close to tiny Tudor-beamed tea rooms. University life blends the old and the new seamlessly, making it an exciting place to study.