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University of Liverpool

Liverpool | North West England

Diverse local nightlife Political Varied union activities City

Ucas code: L41

Part of the Russell Group, the University of Liverpool is one of the oldest institutions in the country - the original 'red brick' institution - with a rich history matching the wonderful city. 96.9% of graduates in employment or further study six months’ after graduation, the highest in the Russell Group (DELHE 2016/17). The Students’ Union, Liverpool Guild of Students, is a campaigning organisation, providing our membership with a huge range of opportunities to meet new people, gain skills and have fun.
Source: Liverpool Guild of Students

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

75%

HIGH

Political

64%

HIGH

Creative

58%

LOW

Sporty

65%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

86%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 98% HIGH
Average graduate salary £22k MED
Student satisfaction score 78%

Number of students

29,695

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

77%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

2%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

46%

of students are male

Young / Mature

11%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

26%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

581 comments (152 students)
    • Accommodation

      Looking at price and distance from university. Best houses go quick

      2018, 2nd year, Pre Clinical Veterinary Medicine Not Elsewhere Classified

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    • Accommodation

      Opposite the campus, not popular with students, but has easy access to campus facilities and to other areas of the city centre

      2018, 2nd year, Applied Molecular Biology, Biophysics & Biochemistry

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    • Support

      Not sought any advice

      2018, 2nd year, Applied Molecular Biology, Biophysics & Biochemistry

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    • Accommodation

      We’re let down by 2 agencies

      2018, 2nd year, Adult Nursing

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    • Scholarship

      NHS bursary

      2018, 2nd year, Adult Nursing

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    • Accommodation

      wanted to start early to get a cheap place that was still nice

      2018, 2nd year, Biology Not Elsewhere Classified

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