Liverpool is the ideal place to kickstart and progress your studies in health and life sciences. Connect with our world-leading researchers through our undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing professional development courses, and let us help you achieve your future ambitions.

Study with Liverpool

Discover a wide range of study options within our Faculty, which is ranked in the global Top 100 for Life Sciences and Medicine subjects (2024 QS World University Rankings by Subject).

As part of the Russell Group, we take pride in offering the broadest array of health and life sciences subjects within a single faculty. Whichever level of study you join us at, and whichever subject you choose, your experience will be shaped by our research-led culture. We’re tackling the great challenges facing the world today, and we invite our students to be a part of that.

Voted the fourth friendliest city in the world by Rough Guides, Liverpool is a wonderfully welcoming place. We share and shape the city’s spirit – opening our doors to learners from all walks of life. We’re as diverse as the city we’re part of, with a vibrant student community drawn from across the country and around the world. 

Start your journey here, and get a taste of what makes our Faculty, our University, and our city, so special.

Levels of study


Most of our lecturers are also active researchers, internationally known within their fields. From day one, you'll be part of cutting-edge research, shaping your academic journey with real-world insights for your future career.

Postgraduate taught

Ready to progress? Backed by world-leading research and strong ties to the NHS and industry, our postgraduate taught courses are the perfect launchpad for your future career or PhD studies.

Postgraduate research

Join us as a postgraduate researcher and you'll be a vital part of our renowned research departments, with the support you need to make an impact from the start.

Continuing professional development

Lifelong learning is central to any career in health and life sciences. Our courses are delivered by experienced practitioners and researchers, with flexible study options.

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Being part of a research group in an area that has been my passion since undergraduate study has allowed me to strengthen my research interests and skills.

Rana Abutaima, PhD, HIV Pharmacology
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Study when you want, where you want

With our 100% online Master's and professional development courses, you can study in a way that suits you. From psychology to public health and big data to veterinary studies, there's a wide range of health and life sciences subjects available.