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"We maintain our founders' innovative spirit." Professor Paul Layzell, Principal

Principal Paul Layzell

Our history

Opened by Queen Victoria in 1886, we are now one of the UK’s top research-led universities

Students of Bedford College|

No.1 for international outlook

We are 1st in the UK and 6th in the world for international outlook 


Art collections

Works from the art collections are displayed in the Picture Gallery, which is open to the public



Royal Holloway a major partner for Cheltenham Science Festival 2015

Royal Holloway a major partner for Cheltenham Science Festival 2015

Royal Holloway is a major partner for this year's Cheltenham Science Festival thanks to some exciting contributions from departments in the Science Faculty.


Magna Carta App launch

Magna Carta App launch

Runnymede Meadow
Join us for the launch of our unique Runnymede Explored app on Runnymede Meadow, for easter eggs hunts, a fancy dress competition and more!


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