Research with real-world impact

Research with real-world impact

Here at Liverpool, we carry out ground-breaking research that addresses some of the toughest challenges that we, as a society, face today and challenges we may come to face in the future.

The Liverpool Advantage

The University of Liverpool is one of the UK’s leading research institutions with an annual turnover of £523 million, including £95 million for research.

Associated with nine Nobal Laureates and consistently ranked in the top 200 universities worldwide, Liverpool is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of the UK’s leading research universities.

At the forefront of innovation and discovery, our academics and researchers are advancing knowledge to improve lives. Our interdisciplinary research, unique model for collaborations and cutting-edge facilities, enable our research community to create global solutions aiming to improve health, create wealth and ensure social justice.

We have globally recognised research strengths in Advanced Materials, Personalised Health, and Infection Diseases, and emerging strengths in Digital, Heritage, Energy, Healthy Living/Ageing, and Genome to Biological Systems.

By joining a research-led university you will benefit from a high-quality education, learning from inspirational figures who will challenge and encourage you throughout your studies.

View our research themes.

Research-led teaching

Our teaching, like our research, is at the forefront of knowledge and is delivered by leading and internationally renowned academics.

As a master’s student you will be learning about advances at the forefront of your subject and benefit from being part of a department that will be contributing to these developments.

We also deliver research focused modules on all of our master’s programmes which equip you with the research and development skills needed, not only to successfully complete your dissertation, but to prepare you for your next steps whether that’s further research or employment.