Fact sheet for 2024/2025

Global Opportunities team details

Director of International Relations - Dr Julia Wang

International Mobility Coordinator (Exchange Partnerships and student support) - Jayne Kerwin 

Student queries incoming and outgoing

Email: Goabroad@ljmu.ac.uk
Tel: 0151 231 2121

Academic Calendar

Semester 1

International induction is 12 and 13 September.

Induction: 16 to 20 September

Teaching: 23 September to 13 December 

Examinations: 6 to 17 January (if student is unable to return after the Christmas break then alternative assessment may be facilitated)

Semester 2

Teaching: 20 January to 18 April 

Examinations: 28  April to 9 May

View our 2024/25 calendar here: Academic Calendar


Course and module list

Modules within LJMU can be found online here LJMU Course Catalogue.


Further information on availability and support for accommodation can be found online.


Guidance and further information for visas can be found online.


View Public Liability information.


All studies are delivered in English, so ensure that your level of English is B2. Evidence is required if students require a visa. Further information can be found here International Entry Requirements.

Submission of nomination date

Semester 1 and year long: 15 April

Semester 2: 15 October

Send nominees to goabroad@ljmu.ac.uk and include the following:

  • Students full name
  • Students official email
  • Date of birth
  • Nationality of passport
  • Gender
  • General subject area that student will study at LJMU (please note due to the Faculty and Campus locations we may not be able to provide students with modules in multiple locations, due to timetabling issues)
  • Semester entry preference and duration


Exchange students will enrol on 60 credits per semester, which is equivalent to 30 ECTS (both amount to 600 hours of study time.

English Language Proficiency

All modules are delivered in English. For students from Partner universities where the langue of instruction is not English, we require a proficiency of B2, which is IELTS overall score of 6 or a TOEFL overall score of 78 (with 18 for reading, 17 for writing, 17 for listening, 20 for speaking).