A member of the Russell Group, the University of Liverpool is ranked 36 in the Complete University Guide’s League Table for 2019. First in the Russell Group for graduate employability, a huge 94% of graduates are employed or in further study within six months of graduating. What's more, students from the University have the second highest salaries for a North-West university, five years after graduating.
The University is constantly expanding, and has invested £800 million into its campus.
Facilities include a fitness centre, a swimming pool, an on-site nightclub and two 24-hour libraries housing over 2 million books. More than enough to keep students busy, whether they are socialising or studying.
The Students' Union was voted the best in the country at the NUS Awards 2016, and is run by elected Student Officers who work at making improvements to the university experience for all. There are over 200 sports clubs and societies to join, ranging from the University’s Football Club to the Astronomy Society, and there is also the opportunity for students to start their own.
Liverpool is one of the cheapest cities in the UK, it was voted third in the Rough Guide’s top 10 world cities and it is the 2018 winner of WhatUni’s students choice award for best ‘City Life’. Home to The Beatles, the city has a lively arts and culture scene, shops galore and plenty of bars, clubs, music venues and restaurants to enjoy.
The University prides itself on its international community and welcomes over 8,000 students from over 130 nationalities to study there each year. Students are encouraged to take advantage of the many overseas study options on offer in countries such as China, Australia, Canada, USA and Europe.
A wide range of help and advice is offered by Student Services, from financial issues to workload. There is also a Counselling Service to help pupils with any personal or emotional problems, and an award-winning Careers Service that guides students throughout their search for a job.