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University of Liverpool 2020-21, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

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University of Liverpool offers 400+ undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The wide range of study areas available includes Biology, Aerospace, Engineering, Business Management, Computer Science, Film Studies, Geology, Radiotherapy, etc. The admissions are invited for the fall semester only.

  • International UG applicants can apply through UCAS Portal
  • PG applicants can apply online through University PG admissions Portal
  • There is no application fee for international applicants
  • Applicants are required to fulfill country-specific GPA requirements.


Admission PortalOnline Portal
Application Fee (non-refundable)Undergraduate – 13£ (for choosing one course)
24£ (for choosing between two and five choices)
Post-graduate – Nil
Mode of PaymentCredit card
Academic CalendarSemester – based
Intake seasonsJanuary
Financial AidLoans/Scholarships/Awards

University of Liverpool Admission Deadlines

The applications for admission to the University of Liverpool UG courses are made through UCAS admissions Portal, and for PG programs is through University admissions portal. The admission deadlines for international applicants are mentioned below:

UndergraduateJune 30
PostgraduateJuly 31
Professional qualification in Medicine, Dentistry or Veterinary ScienceOctober 15

Visa Process for International Applicants

International students must have the Tier 4 visa clearance for almost six months while applying for the courses.

  • For Tier 4, aspirants must have 40 points:
    • 30 points – A valid Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS) from a Tier 4 sponsor
    • 10 points – Enough money for college tuition, application fee, and living costs.
  • Applying for visa costs around 348 Pounds.
  • The applicants must apply for a visa at least 3 months prior to the start of course.
  • Applicants must provide the following documents when applying for the visa:
    • Passport and travel documentation
    • Financial support proof
    • A tuberculosis test result.

English Language Requirements for International Applicants

The minimum ELP proficiency test scores required for admissions at the University of Liverpool vary with the faculty. However, the requirements for UG and PG degree are the same. The details of minimum score requirements are mentioned below:

Faculty/ProgramELP Test Score Requirements
Faculty of Science and Engineering.IELTS – 6.0 (5.5 band score)
TOEFL(iBT) – 78
PTE – 55 (51 in each component)
Faculty of Health and Life Sciences & Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.IELTS – 6.5 (5.5 band score)
For Medicine, Dentistry, and Veterinary Science – 7.0
TOEFL (iBT) – 88
For clinical courses – 100 overall
PTE – 62

University of Liverpool Undergraduate Admissions

There is a plethora of UG programs offered by the university. The admission requirements and process for UG programs are mentioned below:

Where to apply: UCAS application Portal

Application fee: 13£ for 1 course and 24£ for 2-5 courses

Admission requirements:

  • Official academic transcripts.
  • Minimum English Language Proficiency for students whose native language is not English. Students need to prove that they are competent in the use of English Language.
  • For Indian Applicants
    • 70-85% in secondary and senior secondary school. This percentage should be calculated using the scores of best of four core subjects including English.
  • For Japanese Applicants
    • 70% score in secondary school
    • SAT scores or 28-grade average international baccalaureate diploma.
  • For Pakistani Applicants
    • Foundation year programs are a mandatory requirement for applicants from Pakistan.
  • For details on other country-specific requirements, click here.
  • A personal statement has to be submitted by the student at the time of application.

University of Liverpool Graduate Admissions

The University of Liverpool offers post-graduate taught as well as post-graduate research courses to its students. Certain requirements need to be fulfilled by the applicants to pursue a post-graduate degree. The details of which are mentioned below:

Where to apply: University Admission Portal for PG

Application fee: Nil

Admission requirements:

  • Original school or college transcripts and certificates.
  • University transcripts.
  • Degree certificates.
    • Translations of transcripts and certificates if required.
  • Personal Statement.
  • A CV (if required).
  • Research Proposal (if required).
  • Two academic references.
  • English Language requirements
  • International applicants are required to fulfill specific requirements. These are as follows:
    • Indian Applicants must have a three-year bachelor’s preferably with the first division for Postgraduate taught programs.
    • Japanese applicants must have a GPA of 2.5-3.0 on a scale of 4.
    • Pakistani applicants must have a GPA of 2.5-3.0 or a grade of 65-75%, depending upon the type of institute of undegraduation.

Some courses have specific requirements, these are mentioned below:

CourseAcademic Requirements
MSc Computer Science2:1 honors degree in a subject with some appropriate mathematical or scientific content
MSc NursingA professional nursing qualification which is registerable in the applicant’s country of training.
International Security and Relations MA2:1 Bachelor's degree in Politics studies or a related area.
Advanced Biological Sciences MSc2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant Biological Sciences subject.

NOTE: Postgraduate research courses do not have any specific requirements, each applicant is reviewed on an individual basis. It is advisable for the students to keep in mind that TOEFL is no longer under the classification of Secure English Language Test according to UK Visas and Immigration. However, the University of Liverpool is currently accepting the TOEFL scores for admission of students to its undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

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