University of Liverpool

Country: England

Location: Liverpool

University Information

About the University

University of Liverpool is a public university founded in 1881 as University College Liverpool until it became a university in 1903. The university accommodates over 30,000 students with 7,000 being postgraduates. This university is also known to be one of the six original ‘red brick’ universities.


There is a large selection of accommodation offers available at University of Liverpool that you can choose from. As an undergraduate or international student you will have priority for a place in the accommodation provided by the university for your first year of study:

  • Over 4,500 room options available to choose from including standard, ensuite and studio rooms. Rooms are available over 8 different accommodation. 
  • Accommodation fees range from £142-£176 per week for 40 – 50 weeks.
  • Each housing accommodation offers different local university facilities such as study spaces, bike storage, laundry rooms and vending machines. All bills are included in the rent.

International Student - Finance

University of Liverpool boasts a ‘fixed fee structure’ meaning any new international  undergraduate (excluding medicine) and postgraduate research students commencing in 2020/21 are charged the same tuition fee for each year.

  • Liverpool Medical School tuition fees cost £34,550 per year.
  • Engineering programmes tuition fees cost £21,300 per year. 
  • Undergraduate course tuition fee cost between £17,000 – £22,000 per year.
  • Postgraduate taught course tuition fee cost between £17,000 – £25,000 per year.
  • Postgraduate research course tuition fee cost between £18,000 – £24,000 per year.

Pathway Providers

For any student that has had their education disrupted or have no recognizable qualifications however meet the minimum English requirements of IELT 5.5 and required Maths skills you may still be eligible to progress onto university. With SkillMe we can provide you a pathway to a degree using our pathway provider partnerships.
University Pathway providers:

  • Kaplan International


If you are student from a financial background that cannot support your education at the University of interest, you can apply for scholarships. Depending on the scholarships eligibility requirements and you successfully achieving them can grant you funding for your living expenses and tuition fees. Depending on the selected course and scholarships available, the various funding opportunities are varied. 

University of Liverpool offers scholarships:

  • Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship
  • Chevening Scholarship
  • Fullbright Scholarship
  • Country Specific Scholarships
  • Sports Scholarships
  • Subject study specific Scholarships


All universities are involved in international collaborations with university institutions, government and private industries. Each university is usually engaged in research projects which are good indicators of the specialties that the university has. It is a good indicator of what degree programmes offered could have additional learning resources if the subject is aligned with the research. This can promote and improve the quality of learning and open opportunities for your career. University of Liverpool is leading research in:

  • Advanced Materials
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Personalized Health
  • Heritage
  • Digital
  • Health and Wellbeing


University Ranking

RANK - 2021

RANK - Chemistry

RANK - Medical Technology

RANK - Aeronautical Engineering


University Student Statistics

Undergraduate (All) Students

Postgraduate (Research) Students

Postgraduate (Taught) Students

University Courses

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