Cookie Information

In common with many other websites, we, or our suppliers/partners, may use standard technology called cookies on the University of Liverpool website and subdomains. Cookies are small files that are passed to your computer by the web server via your browser if you give consent. Most standard web browsers can be configured to refuse cookies. Cookies are used to collect information to help us record how you navigate this Site and may be used to deliver services you have requested or to occasionally prepare customised pages.

What type of cookies do we use?

Strictly Necessary Cookies

Strictly necessary cookies cannot be turned off. These cookies are essential in order to help you to move around the Site and use its features. Without these cookies, we are unable to provide services on our Site.

Functional Cookies

These cookies help personalise the University of Liverpool website to you and provide you with improved functionality. If you disable cookies, or do not give consent to receive them on certain sections of our Site, some functionality may not be available on certain sections of our Site.

Performance Cookies

These cookies capture anonymous data that helps us to understand how people are using our Site, so that we can continually improve it.

Examples of how these cookies are used include:

  • Collecting information about which webpages are visited the most often, so that we can improve user experience
  • Error management to make sure that the Site is working properly
  • Testing new designs to help improve the look and feel of the Site.

Advertising Cookies

These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising more relevant to you and your interests, and measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.

Cookies used by our Site

The University of Liverpool website uses cookies including, but not limited to, the following.

Cookie nameUsed byWhat is it for?More information
Google Analytics We use Google Analytics to understand how people use our website so that we can continually improve it. The data we have is anonymised.  Google privacy policy
is_returning Crazy Egg We use Crazy Egg to help us understand what links our visitors are clicking on. This helps us to increase our Site efficiency. No personal information is stored within this cookie.  Crazy Egg privacy policy


Usabilla We use Usabilla software to survey users of our site. iPerceptions requires that your browser be set to accept cookies only to ensure that you are not solicited to reply to the questionnaire more than once while the current study is running. No personal data is collected. Usabilla privacy policy


Transversal These cookies are used to provide live chat functionality on sections of the site. No personal data is collected. Transversal privacy policy

Cookies used by Laureate

The following cookies are used by our partner, Laureate, to provide live chat functionality and analyse website use on the site.

Cookie nameUsed byWhat is it for?More information
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SalesForce LiveAgent  These cookies help to provide live chat functionality and customer support. SalesForce GDPR Policy
Google Analytics These cookies help Laureate understand how people use the Site in order to continually improve it. The data is anonymised. Google privacy policy
_dc_gtm_UA-3780775-1 Google Tag Manager This cookie is used to help Laureate identify Site visitors by either age, gender, or interest. Google privacy policy
BlueConic These cookies are temporary unique identifiers for the BlueConic profile, and are removed after 10 minutes and one year, respectively. BlueConic cookie information
VisitorRegion SiteCore This cookie is used to help Laureate understand where users are located. SiteCore privacy policy
SiteCore These cookies are used to ensure functionality across the Site. SiteCore privacy policy
Marketo Munchkin and Real Time Personalisation (RTP) These cookies store the total number of visits each visitor has to the Site, track email recipient behaviour to measure campaign effectiveness, and personalise Site content based on information known about the visitor. Marketo privacy notice
Infinity Tracking Ltd These cookies track where a visitor has come from and determine what content to display to them. Infinity Tracking Ltd privacy policy
Mouseflow Analytics These cookies provide analytics functionality. Mouseflow privacy policy

Cookie Preference Centre

The University has a cookie preference tool to allow users to change their cookie settings at .

How to disable cookies on your browser

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our Site.

Follow the links below for guidance on how to disable cookies on your browser.


Google Chrome

Safari - Mac or iOS

Internet Explorer

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer's website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit

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