Things to Know Before Visiting Liverpool for Studies

The UK has become a hub for international students and there are a large number of cities and colleges in the UK for studies. Each city has its own set of advantages and disadvantage. Despite the disadvantages, thousands of students travel to the UK for higher studies.

In the UK, London is the best city in terms of job opportunities and colleges. Also, it is the capital of England and therefore, students tend to gravitate towards it more hoping for a good overall environment to live and study. Some of the most popular cities in London are Birmingham, Manchester, and Liverpool.

Out of these cities, students tend to gravitate more towards Liverpool because it is culturally diverse, the hometown of the Beatles and Liverpool Football Club and much more. If you are planning to visit Liverpool for studies, then you must consult Seek Consultants who are one of the top Student Visa Consultants in Delhi. Here are some things which you should keep in mind as these will help you to make your stay and study in Liverpool pleasant.


The United Kingdom falls under the European Economic Area. So, if you stay outside of this region or in Switzerland, then you have to apply for a student visa. To apply for a student visa, the student must be over 16 years of age and the visa is known as Tier 4 general student visa.

To be eligible for visa application, the student has to satisfy certain prerequisites which are given below:

  • Offer letter from a university in Liverpool.
  • Ability to read, writes, and speaks English as it is the medium of teaching in Liverpool.
  • Also, you have to show that you have sufficient funds to support your stay and study in Liverpool.


There are only two universities in Liverpool; Liverpool John Moores University and the University of Liverpool. Both these universities are well-known universities. The former is good for arts whereas the latter is good for management and science-related courses.

Liverpool is pretty big and classrooms of these universities are scattered across the city. Therefore it is important to carefully find the location of the class otherwise you will miss out on the initial lectures. Keeping in mind the large number of international students in Liverpool, these universities have societies where you can meet fellow international students.

The main benefit of a society is that the people in it are in the same position as you. Also, society members can together organize trips, sports tournaments, and other activities. To know more about these societies, you can either check the university website or ask Seek Consultants for their help. They will connect you with fellow international students.


A lot of communities from around the world are present in Liverpool. Therefore, you will be able to find a restaurant that serves cuisine specific to your country easily. If you live outside of the European Union, initially you will find settling down a bit difficult. However, sooner or later, you will find people that you can call friends and hang out with.



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