Summer Research: 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 – more fields may be added later on!


Credit Equivalency: 5.0 credits at UofT = 120 credits. All projects are worth 15 University of Liverpool credits.

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

Research projects: Available projects 

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



Subjects Available at Host: Applied Science and Engineering, Arts and Science

Program Type: Research

Accepting Applications: No

Application Deadline: February 18, 2020

Timeline: 8-12 weeks, June - August

Country: England

City: Liverpool

Institution: University

Language of Study: English

Level of Study: Undergrad

Credit: Varies

Open to Programs at UofT: All

Tuition & Incidentals: Paid to UofT

Program Fees: No fees

Funding: $3000 + Possibility of IE Award OR Globalink Research Award

Eligibility Requirements: Minimum cGPA 2.8 and 2+ years of study completed