Pre-Arrival and Welcome Arrangements

  • Liverpool Hope University sends pre-departure information for students to read before they leave home.
  • Students have the option of being met at the airport and escorted to the university.
  • Students are given a welcome pack on arrival containing campus maps and local information.
  • The International Unit hold a welcome meeting and provides an orientation programme, including library induction, campus and city tours and a programme of trips and events.

English Language Requirements

  • All Liverpool Hope University programmes are taught and assessed in English.
  • Undergraduate: either IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in reading and writing, and no individual score lower than 5.5; or Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English, pass at ISEIII or above.
  • Postgraduate: either IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in reading and writing, and no individual score lower than 6.0; or Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English, pass at ISEIV or above.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.

Accommodation for International Students

  • The university aims to house all international students (except for International Exchange students) in university accommodation, subject to an early application and availability.
  • International undergraduate students can apply for any halls on any campus. Students may apply for a room move after arrival if they wish to live in a different flat or campus.
  • Undergraduate halls are on-site at Hope Park and at the Creative Campus. Other students living at Aigburth Park (accommodation only campus) have a 15 minute free university shuttle-bus ride to Hope Park or the Creative Campus.
  • All university accommodation is self-catered; there are also good restaurants and cafés on the main teaching campus, as well as shops. The accommodation charge includes rent, electricity, gas and Internet.
  • Students have their room for the entire academic year, only moving out at the start of the summer vacation.

Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for overseas students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018):

Type of Course Undergraduate Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £11,200 £11,200
Mixed - -
Laboratory - -
Clinical - £11,200
Classroom
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Mixed
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Laboratory
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

What Do International Students Study?