We have a worldwide reputation for ground-breaking teaching and research by leading academics. More than 75% of our graduates receive a First or 2:1 and we're first in the Russell Group for graduate employability. With its unique attractions, famously warm welcomes, and global reputation for sport, music, architecture and culture for you to explore, there's nowhere quite like Liverpool.

Reisydah Binti Haji Abdul Hamid, Brunei, Occupational Therapy BSc

As someone who has never travelled far from home, I am really happy I came to Liverpool. It’s a wonderful city. The people are helpful and welcoming and the city is vibrant and buzzing with energy.

Reisydah Binti Haji Abdul Hamid, Brunei, Occupational Therapy BSc

Entry requirements: which qualifications do you need?


Brunei-Cambridge General Certificate of Education Advanced Levels (GCE A-levels) These are considered the same as UK A-levels. Please check the course page for the standard offer for the course you have chosen.
BDTVEC Higher National Diploma (HND) Higher National Diplomas will be considered on a case by case basis for year 1 and exceptionally year 2. Contact us about the course you are interested in.
Matriculation Certificate This can be considered the same standard as A-levels, but we will need to see exactly what subjects you have studied and what grades you have received. Contact us about the course you are interested in.

Postgraduate Taught

Academic  Bachelor's degree (Honours) with second-class honours or a 2 year bachelor's degree and a 2 year master's degree, both with a minimum of 65% 

Postgraduate Research

Academic  Bachelor's degree (Honours) with very good grades

Each research degree lists the English language requirements you'll need to apply.

English language requirements

To study at the University of Liverpool, you’ll need to demonstrate you can speak English. If you need a visa to study in the UK, evidence of competency in English is required to secure your visa.

English Language  Brunei Cambridge O Level Grade C or above

Scholarships and bursaries

We offer a range of scholarships and bursaries which provide tuition fee discounts and help with living expenses for eligible international students.

New from September 2024, check out our Advancement Scholarships. These offer fee discounts of up to £7,500 for eligible master's students and up to £5,000 for eligible undergraduate students.

Browse our full range of scholarships and bursaries.

Tuition fees and other costs

Fees for international applicants

To check the tuition fees for our undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses, select a course from our A-Z and go to the fees and funding section.

Other costs to be aware of:

How to apply

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