The University of Liverpool is one of Europe’s largest providers of 100% online postgraduate degree courses for working professionals. A member of the UK’s research-led Russell Group, the University is ranked in the top 200 universities worldwide.* Nearly 8,000 students from over 160 countries are currently studying with the University in a highly collaborative online environment.

Top reasons to study here

  • A university with a global outlook
  • Accessible worldwide
  • International faculty

About

Education

As a student of the University of Liverpool Online you will have the opportunity to join the UK’s most international online classroom connecting postgraduate students worldwide. (HESA Data 2015/16).

All programmes – postgraduate certificates, masters and doctorates – are accessible 100% online, allowing you to study from where you are, alongside your job, as you:

    Earn an advanced degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the UK’s prominent Russell Group of research-led universitiesGain the global knowledge and transferable skills you need to move ahead professionally, wherever you are in the worldExpand your network as you connect and collaborate with experienced, international professionals

The University offers online programmes that are relevant for careers in Management (including an online MBA), IT, Health, Psychology, Law, and Education.

Research

At the forefront of innovation and discovery, academics and researchers at the University of Liverpool are advancing knowledge to improve lives. Our interdisciplinary research, unique model for collaborations and cutting edge facilities, enable our research community to create global solutions.

Career

Join a University of Liverpool online degree programme and you’ll gain access to a Global Career Advisor Network that puts you in touch with global professionals and industry insiders. They can provide you with invaluable insights to help you to move ahead professionally, redirect your career or start a new business venture. In addition to these advisory and coaching services, you’ll also have the opportunity to gain insight into different industries through a series of specialised webinars.

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2017
101
2016
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2015
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ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2018
129
2017
-
2016
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2018
173 -16
2017
157 -6
2016
151
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2018
177
2017
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2016
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World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.

Accreditation

Study 100% online and graduate directly from the University of Liverpool – a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group of research-led universities and authorised since 1903 by Royal Charter to award degrees.

Your degree will have the same validity and credibility as the equivalent degree awarded to a graduate who studied on campus. This applies whether you choose an online postgraduate certificate, masters or doctoral programme.

You can have confidence in the University of Liverpool’s quality and standards – as confirmed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA)– the organisation that monitors and advises on quality and standards in UK higher education – in its 2015 review.

Student Reviews

University of Liverpool
Postgraduate study review
rated 5 out of 5 stars
The flexibility and collaboration of the qualification including the content of the course.
University of Liverpool
University of Liverpool: the Game Changing Experience
rated 4 out of 5 stars
Studying at the UoL was a challenging experience: it required a total re-organisation of priorities and exerting self to the maximum of capacity. However, as the process went on, rewards came via the ability to think and make decisions in a new, different and much more effective way. The official credential as a result is a pleasant and much deserved addition to the skills, knowledge, and good ...
University of Liverpool
Second thoughts.
rated 2 out of 5 stars
My degree was not recognised/accredited. So when my plans changed there was no value in my degree as no other school would take over my credits. Also I think the school regulations and terms are very red taped and not in favour of the student's success. I have however learned a few useful things but it could have been way better.

Liverpool, England, United Kingdom