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Entry requirements: which qualifications do you need?
Pathway programmes for applicants from Peru
Many countries have a different education system to that of the UK, so you may need further preparation before you can start university here. Pathway programmes provide an entry route for international students whose qualifications do not meet our entry requirements.
After successfully completing your Foundation Certificate or pre-Master’s programme, you're guaranteed a place on your chosen course. Pathway programmes are offered through the University of Liverpool International College.
Certificade de Educacion Secundaria Comun Completa
Students who obtain the Certificado de Educacion Secundaria Comun Completa are advised to complete the Foundation Certificate at University of Liverpool International College or an equivalent foundation programme in order to be considered for undergraduate study.
A-levels, International Baccalaureate Diploma, SATs
Students offering A-levels, the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum of 28 points or SATs can apply for direct entry to year one of undergraduate programmes.
Peruvian students who have completed at least four years of study to obtain a Licenciado/Professional title can apply for Taught Masters programmes. Students are expected to have a minimum of 12-13. Some programmes may have additional requirements, for example, students applying for MBA programmes must have at least three years relevant work experience.
Each application is assessed on its own merits, however students will usually be expected to hold both Licenciado and a Maesteria degree. Previous exposure to research or thesis writing is highly desirable.
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.
We offer a generous range of scholarships and awards for international students. These include:
- Vice-Chancellor’s International Attainment Scholarship (undergraduate)
- Vice-Chancellor’s International Attainment Scholarship (postgraduate)
- University of Liverpool First Class Scholarship
- Postgraduate Progression Award
Scholarships available to applicants from your country:
Tuition fees and other costs
Fees for international applicants
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