C‌anada

The University of Liverpool welcomes applications from Canadian students at all study levels. See requirements below for further information.

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

Study abroad

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Academic

You should have a good academic record at your home university. We look for a GPA of 3.0 or better.

Undergraduate

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Alberta

General High School Diploma with at least 65 per cent in five grade 12 subjects.

British Columbia

Senior Secondary Graduation Diploma with at least five grade Bs in grade 12 subjects.

Manitoba High School Graduation Diploma with at least five credits at the 300 level in at least four subject areas; and at least 65 per cent in each subject.
New Brunswick High School Graduation Diploma with at least 65 per cent in five acceptable subjects.
Newfoundland High School Graduation Diploma with at least 65 per cent in five subjects at university preparation level grade 12.
Nova Scotia High School Completion Certificate with at least 65 per cent in five subjects at level four or five.
Ontario

Grade 12 Secondary School Diploma at advanced level, with six grade 12 U, U/C or M courses including grade 12 U English.

AAA we would ask for AAABBB (3 at 80% and 3 at 70%)

AAB we would ask for AABBBB (2 at 80% and 4 at 70%)

ABB we would ask for ABBBBB (1 at 80% and 5 at 70%)

BBB we would ask for BBBBBB (6 at 70%)

Prince Edward Island High School Graduation Diploma with at least 65 per cent in five subjects.
Quebec Diplôme d'Etudes Collègiales (DEC) at grades 65 per cent and above.
Saskatchewan Completion grade 12 Standing/Division IV Standing (Secondary School Diploma) with at least 65 per cent grade average in five subjects.
Territory 
North West Territories General High School Diploma with at least 65 per cent in five subjects at grade 12.
Nunavut Secondary School Certificate/Diploma with 65 per cent in five acceptable subjects at grade 12.
Yukon Territory Senior Secondary School Graduation Diploma with at least Bs in five grade 12 subjects.

Postgraduate Taught

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Academic

Students offering a Bachelor degree from a Canadian university are welcome to apply for a Masters programme, but the exact grade requirement will depend upon the grading system used in the student's first degree:

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0
  • A minimum GPA of 6.5 out of 9
  • A minimum GPA of 7 out of 12
  • A minimum GPA of 8 out of 13
  • A minimum Grade B
  • A minimum grade average of 70%

Postgraduate Research

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Academic

Each application is assessed on its own merits, however students will usually be expected to hold a Masters degree. Previous exposure to research/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