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Our global network

LJMU have forged links with highly-regarded institutions around the world.

We are proud of our renowned international reputation as well as our growing portfolio of partners. You can learn more about our partnerships, as well as our partner institutions, by navigating through the countries below:

Bahrain

Bahrain FlagUniversity of Bahrain

The University of Bahrain is the largest public university in the Kingdom of Bahrain. It is the only national university in the country. With campus locations in Sakhir, Isa Town and Manama, the university has more than 20,000 registered students and over 2,000 staff members.

LJMU is pleased to be working in collaboration with the University of Bahrain in the academic fields of Big Data Science and Analytics through a franchise partnership arrangement.

Cyprus

Flag of CyprusCollege of Business Studies Cyprus

The CBS – College of Business Studies was established as a natural extension of the Institute of Banking Studies Cyprus (IBS Cyprus) with the expansion of its services to the field of academic education. The CBS is a vocational training and education organisation. It is the only licensed provider of the American Bankers Association outside the USA with prospects for expansion to Europe and Asia. Its mission is to offer quality and internationally recognised and accredited business qualifications and corresponding diplomas to the business community, thus contributing to the economic and social development of the region. It was established by Cypriot institutions and executives in cooperation with relevant foreign bodies and has been in operation since October 2004.

LJMU is pleased to be collaborating with the CBS in the academic fields of Accounting and Finance, Business with Finance, Business with International Business Management and Business with Marketing through an articulation arrangement.

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UNICAF Ltd

UNICAF delivers a complete range of services to its partners for online education that covers both the recruiting of students and the delivery of courses. UNICAF builds on experience of Higher Education and collaborating with partner institutions that spans three decades with every aspect of academic, technological and administrative capabilities is constantly improved in the pursuit of excellence.

LJMU is pleased to be working in partnership with UNICAF in the academic field of Leadership in Education through a franchise partnership arrangement.

Czech Republic

Flag of the Czech RepublicTechnical University of Ostrava

The Technical University of Ostrava is a university located in the city of Ostrava, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic. The institution was founded on 23 January 1849 as the Mining Academy in Příbram. In 1894 it was promoted to university status and in 1904 it was renamed to Vysoká škola báňská.

LJMU is pleased to be an established partner of the Technical University of Ostrava in the academic field of Executive Leadership (MBA) through a validated programme partnership arrangement.

Germany

Flag of GermanyGerman Academy for Foreign Trade and Logistics

The German Academy of Foreign Trade and Logistics (DAV) has been running successful development courses for junior logistics managers for over 50 years. It is part of the BVL Campus in Bremen with the Kühne Foundation being a major supporter of DAV for many years.

LJMU has been collaborating with the German Academy for Foreign Trade and Logistics in the academic field of Logistics and Supply Chain Management through both an articulation and validation partnership arrangement.


Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart

The Stuttgart Technology University of Applied Sciences – Hochschule für Technik is one of ten institutes for higher education in Stuttgart. It was founded in 1832 as a school for construction craftsmen and was inaugurated as a University of Applied Sciences in 1971. The campus is located in downtown Stuttgart.

Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart is an approved partner of LJMU in the academic fields of Executive Leadership and Smart City Leadership through a range of partnership delivery models.

Hong Kong

Flag of Hong KongHong Kong Financial Services Institute (HKFSI)

The Hong Kong Financial Services Institute is an educational organisation that provides academic degree education and professional training. Founded in 1999, the institute upholds the objective of “Putting education first and making people its priority” in running the school. It provides specialised courses that place equal emphasis on theory and practice for individuals, government departments, financial institutions and enterprises.

LJMU enjoys a mutually-beneficial collaboration with the Hong Kong Financial Services Institute (HKFSI) in the academic fields of Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management as well as Real Estate through a franchise partnership arrangement.

India

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upGrad

upGrad is an online higher education platform providing rigorous industry-relevant programs designed and delivered in collaboration with world-class faculty and industry. Merging the latest technology, pedagogy, and services, upGrad is creating an immersive learning experience – anytime and anywhere.

LJMU is pleased to be working in collaboration with, and supporting the ongoing success of upGrad in the academic fields of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning as well as Data Science through both an articulation and franchise partnership arrangement.

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Malaysia

Flag of MalaysiaImperia Institute of Technology

Imperia is a leading higher learning institution approved by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) Malaysia. Specialising in the field of built environment, imperia offers a range of tertiary programmes at diploma, bachelor and master degree levels. IMPERIA was established in 1995 by a group of entrepreneurs with a vision of equipping its students with knowledge, skills and wisdom through well-tailored syllabi that are recognised worldwide.

LJMU is pleased to be working in partnership with Imperia Institute of Technology in the academic fields of Business with Finance, Business with International Business Management, Business with Marketing, Construction Management, Property and Facility Management, Quantity Surveying and Cost Management and Real Estate Management and Development through both articulation and franchise partnership arrangements.

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YPC International College

Established in 2001, the primary objective of YPC International College is to offer affordable educational opportunities to all. Since 2005, YPC International College has collaborated with Liverpool John Moores University to offer Bachelor's Degree programmes to students, and subsequently Masters' Degree programmes.

The college's campus in Cheras has a conducive study environment with dedicated facilities using the latest industry-standard equipment. Its lecturers are professionally trained and supported by experienced tutors and a committed support staff.

LJMU is pleased to be working in collaboration with YPC International College in the academic fields of Accounting and Finance, Business Management, Computer Security, E Business Technology and Management and Multimedia Computing through both articulation and franchise partnership arrangements.

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  • BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
  • BA (Hons) Business Management
  • BSc (Hons) Multimedia Computing
  • BSc (Hons) e-Business Technology and Management
  • BSc (Hons) Computer Security

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People's Republic of China

Flag of ChinaChangshu Institute of Technology

The Changshu Institute of Technology is a provincial public university, which is characterized by polytechnic, application technology and teacher education. It is located in the centre of the Yangtze River Delta, in Changshu, a satellite city of Suzhou, Jiangsu, China.

Changshu Institute of Technology is an approved partner of LJMU in the academic field of Electronic Information Engineering through a dual award partnership arrangement.


Shanghai Dian Ji University

Shanghai Dianji University is a public university in Shanghai that is focused on the cultivation of students with strong practical skills. Its key specialty is engineering.

LJMU is pleased to be working in collaboration with Shanghai Dian Ji University in the academic field of Mechanical Engineering through an articulation agreement.


The Sino-British College

The Sino-British College is an international university college delivering British degrees and qualifications in Shanghai, China, jointly established by the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, and nine British universities of The Northern Consortium (NCUK).

LJMU is pleased to be collaborating with The Sino-British College in the academic fields of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Industrial Electronics and Control Engineering, Industrial Electronics and Control Engineering (with Management), Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Manufacturing Systems Engineering (with Management) and Mechanical Engineering through various articulation and franchise agreements.


University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST)

University of Shanghai for Science and Technology founded in 1906, is a public university in Shanghai, People's Republic of China. It is colloquially known as Shànghǎi Lǐgōng or Shànglǐ. With more than 110 years' rich history, USST has today become a comprehensive university, which now covers six main disciplines.

LJMU is pleased to be a partner of the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST) in the academic fields of Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering through a dual award arrangement.

Qatar

Flag of QatarORYX Universal College

Oryx Universal College offers UK BSc (Hons) and MSc qualifications in Qatar, in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University. Backed with over 100 years of collective experience of the founders in educating future leaders, Oryx are determined to contribute to the Qatar National Vision 2030 through changing the knowledge and skills development landscape in Qatar.

Oryx Universal College is the one and only private sector higher education provider predominantly focusing on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education.

LJMU is pleased to be working in collaboration with ORYX Universal College in the academic fields of Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Project Management and Quantity Surveying through various partnership models.

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Spain

Flag of SpainInstitute of the Arts Barcelona

The Institute of the Arts Barcelona offers Performing Arts students world-leading education and training at Foundation, BA and MA levels. It currently attracts students from more than 30 different countries attending full-time programmes, short courses and summer schools. The IAB delivers integrated, interdisciplinary training across acting, dance, musical theatre, voice and singing. Rigorous, intensive and transformative, these programmes provide a well-rounded vocational education, giving students the artistic and entrepreneurial tools they need for a lasting career in the performing arts.

LJMU is pleased to be collaborating with the Institute of the Arts Barcelona in the academic fields of Acting, Commercial Dance, Dance, Musical Theatre as well as Popular Music (Vocal Performance) through a programme validation partnership arrangement.

Sri Lanka

Flag of Sri LankaInternational College of Business and Technology

ICBT Campus was founded in 1990 as a Board of Investment of a Sri Lanka project with the objective of providing foreign education programs in Sri Lanka, in association with universities and educational service providers around the world.

Currently it has eight branches in Sri Lanka; the main campus is situated in Colombo with branches in Colombo (Study Abroad), Nugegoda, Kurunegala, Kandy, Matara, Galle, Jaffna and Batticaloa.

LJMU is pleased to be working in collaboration with the International College of Business and Technology in the academic field of Civil Engineering through a franchise partnership arrangement.

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Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT)

The Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology is a Degree Awarding Institute in Sri Lanka specialising in technology, engineering and business. It is an autonomous non state higher education institute in Sri Lanka, awarding undergraduate and taught- and research postgraduate degrees.

LJMU is committed to working in collaboration with SLIIT in the academic fields of Architecture, Quantity Surveying, Business Administration, Psychology, Law and Nursing through a variety of partnership delivery models.

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United Arab Emirates

Flag of United Arab EmiratesWestford University College

Westford University College is an educational institute based in the UAE with offices and learning centres in Sharjah, Westford University College aims to prepare the future Business Leaders by actively embracing the dynamic changes constant across the globe.

LJMU enjoys a mutually-beneficial collaboration with Westford University College in the academic fields of Business with Finance, Business with International Business Management, Business with Marketing and Education (International) through a franchise partnership arrangement.

Vietnam

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Hoa Sen University

Hoa Sen University is a private university in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The predecessor of this university was Hoa Sen College. Hoa Sen is a leading university in Vietnam; it is known for quality in education, training, and internationally recognized research for the community.

Hoa Sen University is an approved partner of LJMU in the academic fields of Business with International Business Management, International Foundation Studies (Business), International Tourism Management through a franchise partnership arrangement.


London College for Design and Fashion

The London College for Design & Fashion (Hanoi) was initially established in 2004 as a design training educator in Vietnam. Since then, the college has built a reputation for offering quality UK design education, which has created many opportunities for graduates in the international design industry and afforded them an invaluable start to their careers such as Kelly Bui, Lam Gia Khang, Vũ Tá Linh, Lê Minh, L’atelier, Km 109, to name a few.

LJMU are pleased to be collaborating with the London College for Design and Fashion in the academic fields of Fashion: Design and Communication as well as Graphic Design and Illustration through a franchise partnership arrangement.

Find out more about study and work abroad, the Go Global Fund as well the opportunities available at LJMU for international exchange students.

Contact us

If you have a general enquiry, please email intpartners@ljmu.ac.uk and a member of the team will be happy to assist. If you are interested in exploring possible international partnership activity with LJMU, please fill out our partner enquiry form and a member of our team will be in touch in due course.