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Global presence

Online Classroom

The UK’s most international online classrooms connecting postgraduate students worldwide

(HESA Data 2015/16)

Around 8,000 students from more than 160 countries are currently studying online with the University of Liverpool. This diversity can greatly enrich the collaborative online learning experience by giving you the opportunity to gain a global perspective and develop cross-cultural communication skills. In addition, you will be able to build a global network of like-minded peers, and connect with some of the 12,000 Liverpool Online students who have already graduated.
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A university with a global outlook

Consistently ranked in the top 200 universities worldwide*, the University of Liverpool has an international reputation and takes pride in the global reach of its research and teaching.

The University operates from Liverpool, where it was founded in 1881, as well as from a campus in the heart of London. Through its online postgraduate programmes, the University is accessible worldwide. The University is also a founding partner, with Xi’an Jiaotong University, of Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) in Suzhou, China.

Graduates of the online programmes can join the University of Liverpool’s community of more than 219,000 alumni in 171 countries. Find out more about our Alumni Network.


A global university

Around 8,000 students from more than 160 countries are currently studying online with the University of Liverpool.

A global university

International faculty


Faculty and instructors who teach on the University of Liverpool Online Programmes come from more than 40 countries around the world. Find out more about our faculty members.


Hear from our graduates

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* The University of Liverpool is consistently ranked in the top 200 universities worldwide in several of the main university league tables: Times Higher Education’s World Rankings 2017-2018 – 177th; QS World University Rankings® 2018-198 – 151st; Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2017 – in the top 150.