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There were 57 million visitors to the Liverpool region in 2012 supporting 45,900 jobs. Liverpool is now seen as a great place to stay not just to visit and is now ranked 5th in the UK for overseas visitors. Liverpool One, which is a stone throw away, recorded footfall of 26 million in 2013, a 5% rise on 2012. The Echo arena opened in 2008 as part of the European Capital of Culture, Echo Arena is Liverpool's premier entertainment venue.

Liverpool has several prestigious universities which collectively serve over 50,000 students. The rich historical and cultural offering of the city attracts a broad range of students and continues to score highly on student satisfaction surveys. Proportionally, the city has the highest number of overseas students.
The city also has one of the lowest cost of living in the UK which ensures it will remain a popular student location for the foreseeable future, despite any external economic conditions.

Liverpool is the place to do business. There are more than 500,000 businesses within 1.5 hours of the city centre. The city has a growing and thriving economy with a GVA of £9.15bn, the most productive city outside of London. This means the city boasts significant and varied employment prospects for graduates.
The city has an incredibly exhilarating, challenging and inspiring future and continues to undertake continued investment in its people, universities and commercial infrastructure.