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Founded in 1823, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world (THE World University Ranking 2017/18) and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries.

A host of taught courses and research opportunities are available across LJMU’s five faculties:

  • Arts, Professional and Social Studies
  • Education, Health and Community
  • Engineering and Technology
  • Science
  • Liverpool Business School

The International Study Centre gives international and EU students a direct route onto postgraduate degrees on completion of their pre-masters programmes.

The University was awarded silver in the 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework.

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About the Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University can trace its roots back to 1823 and the foundation of Liverpool Mechanics’ and Apprentices’ Library. They have come a long way since then, becoming a university in 1992 and are now ranked 59th in The Complete University Guide 2019 league tables. Throughout their history they have championed education for all; from their earliest students in the nineteenth century through to today’s skilled graduates, who are driving forward twenty-first century innovations and economic success, both in the UK and overseas. They take their name from one of the UK’s most successful businessmen, Sir John Moores, who turned his love of football into a business empire that was worth millions. Born into a working class family, he proved that, with vision and hard work, anyone can achieve success.

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Faculty Of Education, Health And Community

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Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

49% Part Time
51% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018

85%

UK students

15%

Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

18,440 Undergraduate
4,120 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018

36%

School leavers

64%

Mature students

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MAR2020

Postgraduate open day

Come along to our open day and see how postgraduate study can transform your future. You’ll hear all about our exciting portfolio of over 140 taught masters courses and research degrees plus our world-class facilities and award-winning libraries.

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