The London Institute of Banking & Finance

The London Institute of Banking & Finance offers more than just a degree. Students have direct access to the industry, creating connections that are vital for success after graduating. LIBF has alumni in over 90 countries, creating a worldwide network of support and opportunity.

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

TEF Silver is awarded to institutions that deliver high-quality teaching, learning and outcomes for their students, and consistently exceed "rigorous national quality requirements" for higher education in the UK. Find out more about TEF.

Welcome Arrangements

  • The LIBF support team helps overseas students all the way, from applying to LIBF, organising visas, and on arrival to the UK.

English Language Requirements

  • IELTS 6.0 with no element below 5.5.

Accommodation for International Students

  • The LIBF has links with a number of providers specialising in finding students the right place to live in London. 
  • Please refer to the LIBF website for details.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • Undergraduate EU/International scholarship: worth £2,000.
  • The Global Masters Scholarship: worth £2,000 for self-funded overseas students from any country.
  • Alumni Scholarship: all LIBF degree graduates receive a scholarship of £1,500.
  • Please refer to the LIBF website for full criteria.

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