Study 100% online and graduate directly from the University of Liverpool – a member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group of research-led universities and authorised since 1903 by Royal Charter to award degrees.
Your degree will have the same validity and credibility as the equivalent degree awarded to a graduate who studied on campus. This applies whether you choose an online postgraduate certificate, masters or doctoral programme.
You can have confidence in the University of Liverpool’s quality and standards – as confirmed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA)– the organisation that monitors and advises on quality and standards in UK higher education – in its 2015 review.
The University of Liverpool Management School is one of only 5% of business schools worldwide with AACSB Accreditation from AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.** This accreditation* covers all of the University’s campus and online management programmes. View our 100% online management programmes.
The fully online MSc in Operations and Supply Chain Management is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS)*. The programme is also covered by the Management School’s AACSB Accreditation.
The online Master of Public Health (MPH), including the International Public Health and Management of Health Systems specialisations, is accredited by APHEA, the Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation*. View our fully online public health degrees.
The online MSc in Psychology programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS)*. BPS accreditation is an independent mark of quality defined and delivered in partnership with psychologists. Gaining accreditation helps graduates to access a range of training, development and professional employment opportunities in psychology***.
The University of Liverpool’s online MSc in Information Technology and online MSc in Software Engineering are accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT*. A mark of quality assurance, accreditation demonstrates that a degree meets the standards set by BCS. The University was the first institution to receive BCS Accreditation for an online IT programme. Some employers recruit preferentially from accredited degrees, and an accredited degree is likely to be recognised by countries that are signatories to international accords. An accredited degree entitles you to professional membership of BCS, which is an important part of the criteria for achieving Chartered IT Professional (CITP) status through the Institute. View our fully online IT programmes.
The University has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI)*. View the online MSc in Project Management.
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The University of Liverpool consistently ranks in the top 200 universities worldwide in the main university league tables:
* Many countries have their own accrediting bodies, and degree recognition differs from country to country. If you reside outside of the United Kingdom, please review your country of residence’s requirements to confirm recognition of your programme. The University of Liverpool Online Programmes does not offer programmes that lead to professional licensure. Career options may require additional experience, training or other factors beyond the successful completion of a University of Liverpool online degree programme.
** According to the AACSB, 755 business schools have earned AACSB accreditation (source: www.aacsb.edu) out of an estimated 16,484 business schools worldwide (source: AACSB Business School Data Guide 2015)
*** The MSc in Psychology is not a licensure programme and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology or counselling professional without additional education. Please review the career map for further details.