Higher Education in Lincolnshire

Like further education, higher education (such as universities) can also massively increase your employability. Many employers, especially nowadays, look for applicants with either further education degree or a university (higher education) degree. These establishments offer degree level qualifications or access to higher education which allows you to get the qualifications to go to university.

Boston Borough

Boston College provides university level courses.


South Holland

Boston College’s Spalding Campus also provides university level courses.


South Kesteven

Grantham College

Stamford College has a University Centre, with one campus in Peterborough and the other in Stamford.


East Lindsey

First College Lincs has a couple university-level courses (levels 4 and 5) in their NVQ (National Vocational Qualification) section and their Apprenticeships section.


West Lindsey

Riseholme College (North Carlton)



University of Lincoln

Bishop Grosseteste University

Lincoln College


North Lincolnshire

North Lindsey College


North East Lincolnshire

Grimsby Institute


And, of course, you can always study via The Open University, which is entirely focused on distance-learning.