The University of Liverpool welcomes applicaitons from Brazilian students at all study levels. See the below information for more details.

Please note that admissions criteria will vary depending on the course you have applied for and that the grades published on this website provide general guidance only.

Entry requirements


Certificado de Ensino Medio

Students who hold the Certificado de Ensino Medio with grades of six or higher (except English language which requires IELTS or equivalent qualification) we advise to complete the Foundation Certificate at the Liverpool International College or an equivalent foundation programme.

A-levels, International Baccalaureate, SATs

Students offering A-levels or International Baccalaureate can apply for direct entry to year one of undergraduate programmes. Students offering SATs can usually apply for direct entry to year one but should contact us for further advice prior to making an application.

Postgraduate Taught


Students who have completed at least four years of study to obtain the Bacharel/Licenciado or an equivalent Professional Title can apply for Masters programmes.  Students are expected to have a minimum of 8 out of 10.

Postgraduate Research


Each application is assessed on its own merits, however students will usually be expected to hold both a Bacharel/Licenciado or an equivalent Professional Title and a Mestrado degree. Previous exposure to research or thesis writing is highly desirable

Preparation programmes

Liverpool International College offers Foundation and Pre-Master's courses to international students who don't meet the university's minimum entry requirements. Find out more on the college's website