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.

I love the atmosphere of the city. People are friendly everywhere and the waterfront area is beautiful. In my opinion, the best thing about the city is that there is always something to do.

Alexandre Suspiro, Portugal, Bsc Computer Science

Entry requirements: which qualifications do you need?


A levelPortugal Equivalent

Diploma de Ensino Secundario where:
14-15 = bom, good, 16-17 = bom com distinção, good with distinction, 18-19 = muito bom com distinção, very good with distinction, 20 = muito bom com distinção e louvor, very good with distinction and honours 


Diploma de Ensino Secundario - pass with an average of 17


Diploma de Ensino Secundario - pass with an average of 17


Diploma de Ensino Secundario - pass with an average of 17


Diploma de Ensino Secundario - pass with an average of 16

Postgraduate Taught

Academic Successful completion of a bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with a minimum grade of 14

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