International Partnerships frequently asked questions

Faq Items

How do I know that LJMU qualifications, delivered online or at an overseas partner institution, are genuine?

Will my LJMU degree be recognised in my home country?

Does professional accreditation accompany my LJMU degree? If so, are there additional costs?

Am I able to pay for my studies in instalments? If so, who should I speak with about this?

Whilst I have the motivation and academic credentials to study an LJMU qualification in my home country, I am struggling financially. Is there any help available?

Will I be allocated a personal tutor for the duration of my studies?

Will my programme be delivered online, face-to-face or a combination of each?

Will LJMU staff be teaching on my programme?

Are the teaching staff, at partner institutions, vetted by LJMU?

If I am dissatisfied with my experience at a partner institution, do I have the right to complain?

Does LJMU regularly check the quality of the teaching staff and infrastructure of partner institutions?

Are industry-placements available during my studies?

What are the advantages of studying an LJMU qualification over a regular, local qualification?

Will I be awarded LJMU alumni status upon graduation?

Will I receive an LJMU degree certificate upon successful completion of my studies?

Am I able to buddy up, or meet, with my classmates who are based in Liverpool?

Are scholarships and bursaries available for partnership students?

How can I give something back to LJMU for the experience?

Is there the opportunity to spend part of my studies in Liverpool at the LJMU campus?

Can I graduate in the City of Liverpool upon successful completion of my studies?

Does LJMU hold my personal data? If so, how is this used and how long is it stored for?

Are the LJMU online programmes available to students in areas with poor internet connectivity?

Can the LJMU careers service provide guidance to me if I wish to work in the UK upon successful completion of my studies?

Can I continue with further studies, at LJMU, upon successful completion of an LJMU qualification at a partner institution?

Contact us

If you have a specific question not covered above, please contact the International Partnerships Team.