Study Master's Degrees in Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool at a glance

Voted one of the friendliest cities in UK, Liverpool is an ideal study abroad location where you will make great memories. Benefit from top education programmes provided by local universities and an authentic student culture, owing to the vast student population. From computer science and engineering to humanities and art, in Liverpool you can gain a top degree in any specialisation you want.

Studying

Studying in Liverpool

The big city of England, Liverpool, is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Liverpool is known worldwide as the birthplace of The Beatles and the place where the famous Titanic ship was designed. Liverpool is a city that welcomes many international students each year and you can choose from a wide array of study programmes offered by local universities.

Liverpool is a metropolitan area in Merseyside, UK, counting around 500,000 people. Enjoy your studies in an exciting student friendly city and get the insights of the local British culture, where you can visit more museums and galleries than anywhere else outside London.

Career

Career opportunities in Liverpool

Liverpool’s prosperous industries are dominated by the service sector, education, health, banking, finance and insurance sectors, tourism and leisure sectors. Car manufacturing also plays an important role in the local economy, Jaguar and Land Rover models are assembled at Halewood Car Plant.

Major companies with offices in Liverpool include: NYK, Maersk Line, Cains Brewery, Hill Dickinson, Tate & Lyle, TJ Morris, or Redx Pharma.

A few universities have strong collaborations with small and medium sized companies from Liverpool, offering students the opportunity to engage in internships or paid work experience programmes.

Life

Liverpool city life

While in Liverpool, you will enjoy numerous social and cultural activities. It will be almost impossible for you to cover all the great things and attractions this city has to offer. Visit places like Tate Liverpool, The Walker Art Gallery and The Everyman and Playhouse, the Museum of Liverpool, the Merseyside Maritime Museum and International Slavery Museum, World Museum (includes an aquarium), St. George’s Hall, just to name a few.

Liverpool is also a great place for sports fans, as it is the birthplace of rugby, football, cricket, punting and the modern Olympic Games, and the home of iconic venues such as Old Trafford, Wimbledon and Aintree. The city hosts several world class sporting events, like Henley Royal Regatta and the Americas Cup. Football addicts can enjoy games played by local football teams: Liverpool FC and Everton.

Enjoy numerous concerts, theatres and bars hosting live performances. The Albert Dock and Lark Lane in Aigburth contain an abundance of pubs and late night venues. As far as shopping, look for summer arts' market, where you can pick vintage clothes, handmade jewellery, and unique art and one-of-a-kind pieces.

International atmosphere in Liverpool

Although not exactly a city involving international business, Liverpool is quite vibrant and greatly benefitting from the friendly character of the local people. You will also have the opportunity to encounter populations coming from different parts of the world and you will get to practice English using various accents. In Liverpool, you can find the oldest Chinese community in Europe, as well as large populations coming from Ireland, Greece, Italy and Wales. The city is also home to the oldest Black African community in the country.

Weather Liverpool

Liverpool has a temperate maritime climate, like most British Isles. The summers are relatively cool and the winters are mild, with 30°C (86°F) as highest temperature in July, and -15 °C (5°F) the lowest temperature in December.

Universities in Liverpool

The University of Law has a rich heritage dating back to 1876. As the largest law school in the UK, a number of notable alumni contribute to their strong reputation and innovative teaching practices. The University of Law Business School, founded in 2016, is a faculty offering employment-focussed, accredited programmes, supported by close industry ties. 

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Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) offers an exceptional student experience, founded on high quality teaching, ground-breaking research and extensive links with employers, entrepreneurs and business leaders.

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Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), founded in 1898, was the first institution in the world dedicated to research and teaching in the field of tropical medicine.

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The University places great emphasis on the bringing together of research excellence and top-quality teaching. This is facilitated by a community of academics and scholars who are of the highest calibre. This research-informed teaching enables our students to develop into rounded and employable graduates who can take their place confidently as global citizens in the 21st century.

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