University of Lincoln named Modern University of the Year

The University of Lincoln has today been named Modern University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021.

The prestigious accolade aims to highlight the university’s rise in recent years, and give recognition to their successes.

It was awarded following a number of Lincoln University’s achievements, including reaching its highest ever position in the university league tables ranking 45th out of 135, and also placing 14th in the UK for overall student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2020.

Professor Mary Stuart, vice chancellor of the uni, said: “I am delighted with this outstanding achievement for our university.

“It shows how our continued development has created a strong and vibrant institution.

“Our outstanding teaching and attention to our students’ needs, together with a world-leading ‘local to global’ research approach, and inventive partnerships with a wide range of industry partners, are widely recognised as key elements for universities of the future.

“I am extremely proud of this national recognition of the University of Lincoln and grateful to all staff and students for their contribution to our ongoing success story.”