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Liverpool John Moores University

Introduction

If studying in Liverpool has always your dream, then you should definitely go for it! A large part of the population in ‘UK’s best student city’ is made up of students, and hence you will find it to a perfect place not only to study, but also to mingle with individuals your age. You may also be pleased to know that since Liverpool is a student-friendly city, meeting lifestyle expenses is quite affordable! You may avail of exciting deals and bargains all around the city. The city is home to numerous galleries and theaters, lively night life, mouth-watering cuisine, and friendly locale. It is, therefore, not surprising that The Times of London has described Liverpool as ‘the coolest place to live in the UK.’

Besides the aforementioned reasons, you may choose Liverpool as your preferred study abroad destination due to the exciting career prospects it has to offer. The city houses world-renowned institutions with the best state-of-art facilities. The courses, too, are world recognized and are offered at various levels, including undergraduate and post-graduate levels.

Out of the numerous institutions in Liverpool, one of the most popular universities is the Liverpool John Moores University(LJMU). It has obtained its name from one of Liverpool’s philanthropists and entrepreneurs- Sir John Moores. The University has 3 campuses – the Mount Pleasant campus, the City Campus, and the IM Marsh campus. LJMU has 5 faculties, namely Arts, Professional and Social Studies; Education, Health and Community; Engineering and Technology; Liverpool Business school; and Science.

The University boasts of having a vibrant community of around 25,000 students, with around 2500 staff and 250 degree courses. Students from across 100 countries world-wide have chosen LJMU as their preferred university for pursuing a study abroad course.

The University has its roots dating back to the Industrial Revolution. The Liverpool Mechanics Institute, Liverpool Institute and School of Art, and Liverpool Nautical College together build the founding stone of Liverpool John Moores University UK. Ever since, the university has grown leaps and bounds, and continues to provide study and work opportunities for one and all.

LJMU, a modern and civic university, is global in their approach. It has a vision of being recognized as a modern learning institution that is able to deliver solutions to the challenges posed by the 21st century. Not surprisingly, the University is ranked in the top 600 universities in the world by ‘The World Rankings 2017-18’. It is also included in the 2017 Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities.

LJMU facilitates world-leading research as well as international partnerships so as to effectively tackle global issues. It has a reputation for providing the highest quality teaching through credible and world-leading research. You may, therefore, give a boost to your career by considering a study abroad course at the Liverpool John Moores University campus.

Courses Offered

You may be pleased to know that LJMU offers a wide range of courses at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It is imperative that you explore the various courses offered and select the one that is best-suited to your personal interests.

Following is an extensive list of courses offered at the undergraduate level

  • Accounting and Finance
  • Applied Mathematics and Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Architectural Technology
  • Architecture
  • Audio and Music Production
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Building Services Engineering
  • Building Services Engineering Project Management
  • Building Surveying
  • Business and Public Relations
  • Business Management
  • Business with Finance
  • Business with International Business Management
  • Business with Marketing
  • Chemistry
  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Civil Engineering and Construction Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Forensics
  • Computer Games Development
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Science
  • Construction Management
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminology
  • Data Science
  • Early Childhood Studies
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Environmental Health
  • Events Management
  • Fashion: Design and Communication
  • Film Studies
  • Fine Art
  • Food Development and Nutrition
  • Forensic Science
  • Graphic Design and Illustration
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Tourism Management
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Maritime Business and Management
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical and Marine Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering with Management
  • Media Production
  • Nursing (International) Top-up
  • Nutrition
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Product Design Engineering
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Sociology
  • Software Engineering
  • Sport and Nutrition for Health
  • Sport and Exercise Science
  • Sport Business
  • Sport Coaching
  • Sports Journalism

If you are looking to pursue a post-graduate degree, you may explore the following courses offered at LJMU.

  • Fine Art
  • Graphic Design and Illustration
  • Master of Architecture
  • Urban Design
  • International Relations
  • Mass Communications
  • International Business Corporate and Finance Law
  • Master of Laws
  • International Journalism
  • International News Journalism
  • International Events Management
  • International Tourism Management
  • Public Health Nutrition
  • Sport Coaching
  • International Public Health
  • Public Health
  • Data Science
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Construction Project Management
  • Project Management
  • Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management
  • Civil Engineering
  • Water, Energy and the Environment
  • Computer Forensics
  • Computing and Information Systems
  • Advanced Computer Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Cyber Security
  • Computer Network Security
  • Electrical Power and Control Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Drone Technology and Applications
  • Maritime Operations Management
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Port Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Digital Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business and Management
  • International Human Resource Management
  • International Public Relations
  • Management
  • MBA
  • Management and Digital Business
  • Industrial Biotechnology
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology
  • Sport Nutrition
  • Sport Psychology

To be eligible for any of the undergraduate Liverpool John Moores University courses, it is mandated that applicants hold a Higher Secondary Certificate or All India Senior School Certificate Examination with at least 65% score. For a postgraduate degree, students need to hold a bachelor’s degree with a minimum score of 53%. You are also required to prove proficiency in English language by clearing the IELTS test. Remember, the minimum required IELTS score varies from course to course.



Amenities offered

Through a host of amenities and services, LJMU helps students get the assistance they need. At the time of arrival, the University offers airport transfer services. There are welcome and induction programs held to help you get familiarized with all aspects of the University.

Once you settle in, you may avail of numerous support services, such as personal tutors, study skills workshops, international advisers, counselling services, disability support, religious and spiritual support, and health care provisions. You may also avail of robust and reliable IT services, and a comprehensive collection of study resources through the Liverpool John Moores University library. You may also join a society, club, or a sports group, and feel more connected to the community at large.

The University offers various accommodation options to match your needs. New students are offered guaranteed Liverpool John Moores University accommodation options in the heart of the city centre, which is easily accessible to the campuses.

You may boost your career through a host of career-based facilities offered by the University. The Career Centre holds various job fairs, networking events, and master classes to help you meet potential employers. You may also seek guidance of the career advisers. What’s more is that the University has something known as ‘My Jobs & Placements’ – an online portal that offers part-time jobs, work placements, graduate jobs, and more.



Pathway programs

LJMU offers pathway programs at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

a) Undergraduate pathway programs
The ‘International Foundation Year’ program is best-suited for students looking to enhance their study skills, strengthen their grasp on English vocabulary, and those seeking additional academic subject training prior to starting their undergraduate degree. Students who are unable to gain access to this program may opt for the ‘Extended International Foundation Year’ program.

The pathways included are:

  • Business and Law
  • Engineering, Computing and Life Sciences

b) Postgraduate pathway programs
The pre-master’s program is designed exclusively for those students who wish to gain skills and knowledge needed to pursue a post-graduate degree.

The pathways included are:

  • Business, Management and Law
  • Engineering and Computing

Through these programs, you may gain the necessary skills and knowledge to gain admission into the course of your choice. You may benefit from such pathway programs and streamline your study plan quite easily.