The University of Liverpool, also known as URL, is a Public University, located in the city of Liverpool, Merseyside, UK. The University of Liverpool was founded in 1881. The University of Liverpool has a total enrollment of more than 22,000 students. Amongst these, more than 7,700 students are international students. It offers 400+ undergraduate and postgraduate programs with 100+ postgraduate research opportunities. 81% of the research is rated world-leading and internationally excellent. It takes pride as this university is associated with 9 Nobel Prize winners.

With 7,700+ international students on campus, 10,000+ online students from over 160 countries, and collaboration with 1,300 external organizations, the University of Liverpool has a global impact. It has invested 800 million GBP in teaching, research, and residential estate and is thus the UK Leader in widening participation.


University of Liverpool Campus


  • The main campus of the University is located in Liverpool City center and a Veterinary Science campus in Leahurst (Wirral).
  • The London Campus is situated in the heart of London’s business and professional communities with proximity to Moorgate and Liverpool Street underground stations.
  • The Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) campus is housed in Suzhou Industrial Park closer to the east of Suzhou's historic center.


University of Liverpool Residence


These residences are as follows:

  • Pre-departure checklist before moving to UK is one of the most crucial aspects of studying abroad. Accommodation and travel in the UK are one of important ones.
  • There are over 4,500 student rooms across student villages and city campus residences. Bedrooms are all en-suite with Wi-Fi connection, shared kitchen, bathroom facilities, and lounge areas.
  • Each residential region consists of laundrettes, outdoor social spaces, communal chill-out spaces, excellent restaurants, and a café at Vine Court. Room rates range from 176 GBP to 290 GBP per week.
    1. Greenbank Student Village- Home to over 1,300 freshmen students
    2. Crown Place- Providing accommodation to over 1,200 students
    3. Dover Court- en-suite accommodation
    4. Melville Grove- accommodation for undergraduate first-year students
    5. Philharmonic Court- 350 en-suite rooms with double beds
    6. Tudor Close- Home to approximately 100 students
    7. Vine Court- catered and self-catered accommodation for around 750 students
    8. Priority Rooms- For students with disabilities or medical condition


University of Liverpool Programs


  • The University of Liverpool offers over 400+ undergraduate, postgraduate taught, and postgraduate research degrees; delivered on campus, and also at partner institutions.
  • 100% online Master's and Professional Development courses for international and domestic students are also offered.
  • The school offers some foundation and preliminary courses to students who do not have the appropriate qualifications for admission into their degree of choice. Once these foundation programs are completed, they can apply for the desired program.


University of Liverpool Financial Aid


  • The University of Liverpool offers merit-based scholarships to international students. Some scholarships awarded to international students include:
    • Vice-Chancellor's International Attainment Scholarship: 2,000 GBP fee reduction in the first year.
    • University of Liverpool First Class Scholarship: 1,000 GBP fee reduction for each subsequent year of study.
    • Sport Liverpool Scholarships: 2,000 GBP
  • The external scholarships available to international students include:
    • Chevening Scholarships for postgraduates: Varied amounts
    • Commonwealth Master's Scholarship Programme for international students from developing countries with varying amounts.


University of Liverpool Alumni


The University of Liverpool has an excellent network of 219,000 alumni in 171 countries.

  • Benefits for Alumni:
    • Receive discounted rates on short courses and postgraduate degrees
    • Library access
    • 10% discount on English Language courses
    • Discount on fitness courses and facilities
  • Notable Alumni:
    • Wendy Beetlestone – United States Federal Judge
    • Sir Maurice Flanagan - Founding CEO of Emirates
    • Ali Hall - Co-founder of Sosandar womenswear brand


University of Liverpool Placement


  • The university provides an opportunity for students to combine their academic knowledge with practical experience through placement opportunities with Business, Public Sector, Voluntary Organization, or Cultural Providers.
  • SOTA300 is the workplace module offered to the students. It is also working with Sentric Music and Collective Encounters to provide amazing skills and opportunities to its students.
  • 90 % of its graduates are employed within six months of graduation. 
  • The Graduate Immigration Route is a pathway for all international students to transit into working professionals after graduating from a UK-based institution.
  • The average salary of the University of Liverpool graduate as reported by Payscale is 35,000 GBP per year.
  • Here are the program-wise average salaries of alumni of The University of Liverpool: