Information for new and returning students

Please check our frequently asked questions below as they should provide you with the information you need at this time. We will continue to update these as more information is available and will communicate with offer-holders directly with any important updates.

Should you have further questions, you can find contact information for the person responsible for your region.

Faq Items

How do I complete enrolment and registration as an international student?

Key deadlines and information for international students

International Welcome September 2024

Campus Connect - LJMU's very own social media app

Paying my deposit and fees

Next steps to prepare for your arrival into Liverpool and at LJMU

International document requirements

Booking an airport pick up

Travelling to LJMU from London

Support for international students at LJMU

Next steps after receiving an offer letter from LJMU

Where can I collect my BRP card once in Liverpool?

Booking my accommodation

Registering with a local GP

How can I access the information presented during the pre-departure session?

Settling into university life

Student support services

Academic English and Writing Development

Liverpool and Merseyside support services

Library services

Counselling services

Support for students with disabilities

Spiritual support

Financial matters

Tuition fees

Arrangements for sponsored students

Money transfers

What happens if you don’t pay your tuition fees?

Opening a UK bank account

Council tax

Islamic banking

Money management


About healthcare

Registering with a doctor

Health insurance

Prescription charges

Dental treatment

Immigration and visas

Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) collection

Applying to extend your visa

New Immigration System

Points-based system: workshops

Information for sponsored students

Financial requirements

Graduate Immigration Route

2023 important rule changes for Visa

Working in the UK and Liverpool

Part-time work

Students from outside the European Economic Area

Students from the European Economic Area

National Minimum Wage rates

National Insurance numbers