Online Specialised Postgraduate Awards and Certificates

Advance your skills and expertise by studying online for approximately 6-12 months.


These specialised shorter programmes from the University of Liverpool are 100% online – ideal for professionals who want to gain specialised skills fast, while they work.

The stand-alone programmes are designed to give you additional in-depth knowledge and skills within a specialised topic area, in a short period of time.

Success in all these programmes leads to a University of Liverpool qualification.


Specialised Postgraduate Awards

Advance your expertise and skills within a specialist area as you study online alongside your work for approximately six months. Each stand-alone, 100% online postgraduate award (PGA) has three practical modules. These academic awards can be ideal for you as a professional looking to update your existing knowledge or refresh your expertise in a field you are already familiar with.

The University offers the following Specialised Postgraduate Awards:


Computer Science





Specialised Postgraduate Certificates

Gain in-depth skills and knowledge in approximately one year, adding to your existing expertise. Each stand-alone, online specialised postgraduate certificate (PGCert) has four specially-selected modules. These programmes can be ideal for you as a professional looking to update your knowledge or to develop new skills for your career and professional development.

The University offers the following Specialised Postgraduate Certificates:


Computer Science