International Students

Whether you’re looking to stay in the UK or return to your home country after completing your degree at LJMU, the Careers Team is here to support you. Take a look at the information for your level of study for some useful tips for what to focus on this year, and also check out the links below for additional ideas on how to make the most of your time as an international student at LJMU:

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Join a club or society

JMSU (Liverpool John Moores University Students' Union) offers a wide range of student groups, which provide great opportunities for you to meet students from courses across LJMU, make new friends and practise your English outside of an academic setting. The International Society is also popular with LJMU’s international students. 

Looking to improve your English?

The Study Support Team at LJMU runs a programme of free English language courses throughout the academic year. Contact the Team on for further information. 

Advice for international students

Don’t forget the international adviser within LJMU’s Student Advice and Wellbeing Team can help you with any queries relating to visas. Contact the adviser on 0151 231 3673 or for further information. 

How we can help:
  • Our Careers Zone 24/7 range of digital careers tools gives you round-the-clock access to careers news and information. You can also explore opportunities to work overseas through the Goinglobal database, which includes country career guides, employer directories and more.
  • Download a copy of our mini-guide on careers support for international students from our careers website, which includes further information about securing work experience and graduate roles in the UK and your home country.
  • Keep an eye on our events pages for details of upcoming workshops and sessions, including our international students careers event.
  • Our Careers and Employability Advisers can provide you with one-to-one support with your individual queries on career planning and applications for jobs and internships at home and in the UK. Call into your nearest Careers Zone or phone us on 0151 231 2048/3719 to book an appointment.