Summer Research Exchange: University of Liverpool

The University of Liverpool is a dynamic, welcoming institution and a member of the prestigious Russell Group (representing 24 of the UK’s leading research universities). Located in the beautiful port city of Liverpool, this university is part of the fastest growing economy outside of London and with more galleries and green spaces than any other city outside of London.

Engineering students can participate in projects in various disciplines of Engineering. Arts & Science students can participate in projects in various fields including Latin American Politics & Modern History, Biology, and Psychology (projects subject to change).

Credit Equivalency: 5.0 UofT FCE = 120 credits. All projects are worth 15 University of Liverpool credits (0.5 FCE UofT). Engineering students are not eligible for transfer credits.

Departmental approved pathways: Engineering not-for-credit only (you do not pay U of T tuition).

Research projects: refer to the list 2024 projects. Minimum duration 8 weeks.

Housing: TBC

Funding: Students applying to Liverpool for 12 weeks should also apply for Globalink Research Award. Successful GRA applicants will not be considered for $3000 CIE funding and IE Award because the GRA amount is greater of the two.

Learn more about the Summer Research Exchange Program.


Country(ies): UK (England)
City: Liverpool
Institution: University


Accepting Applications: No
Timeline: 8-12 weeks, June - August
Run By: CIE
For Credit: Varies

Deadlines: Summer Deadline: December 4, 2023


Language of Study: English
Level of Study: Undergrad
Subjects Available at Host: All
Program Type: Research
Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT
Program Fees: No fees
Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award OR Globalink Research Award


Schools/Faculties: All
Requirements: Minimum cGPA 3.0 and 1+ years of study completed