International Study Centre

Save time and money for postgraduate success at LJMU

Get a combined visa and scholarship for rewarding education at LJMU

International students enrolling for the Pre-Masters Programme at LJMU are now able to get a combined visa to make their academic transition even smoother. Everyone progressing on to study a 12-month Masters course in September 2018 can now enjoy the benefits of just one visa to study both their Pre-Masters and Masters programme in the UK.

Students are also guaranteed a scholarship worth £2,000 when they progress from the International Study Centre to the University, as well as an additional discount of between £1,500-£2,500 from LJMU.*

 Advantages of the combined visa:

1 One visa required for the whole length of study
2 No need for an IELTS for UKVI to join the Pre-Masters programme
3 No need for additional IELTS test required before starting Masters degree
4 No visa requirement to go back home between courses

Entry requirements:

  • IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands)
  • If students do not have an IELTS test then, with the combined visa, we can accept a number of IELTS equivalents which include:

Apply now to kick start your international education with LJMU.

*Terms and Conditions apply, please contact your local representative for further information


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