Applicants to Royal Holloway come from a diverse range of backgrounds and we accept a broad range of qualifications to our courses. Each applicant is considered carefully on their individual merits, but please see below for the standard minimum entry requirements for students from Brazil.
Students who have completed their Ensino Médio in Brazil will need to take our one year International Foundation Programme, or the equivalent from another institution, before beginning their undergraduate studies.
Students who have successfully completed one year of a Bachelor's degree in Brazil with good grades will be considered for direct entry to the first year of a Royal Holloway Bachelor's degree programme.
A levels & International Baccalaureate (IB)
Students who have taken A levels or the IB will be considered for direct entry onto our undergraduate programmes. Specific grade requirements can be found in the course finder entry for your chosen course.
Students who have successfully completed a Bachelor degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA and at a reputable university will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway Master's degree programme. Most departments will require the equivalent of an average of between 6 and 8/10, but exact requirements will depend upon the programme.
Students who have successfully completed a Master''s degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA and at a reputable university will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway MPhil/PhD programme. Exact requirements will depend upon the programme, but most departments will ask for a minimum of 7/10.
Students will need to be able to prove that they have a minimum level of English language proficiency.
Students who do not quite make the English language requirements may be able to take a pre-sessional English language programme.
For undergraduate students, applications are made online via UCAS. Students applying for a University preparation course or a postgraduate course apply to Royal Holloway directly.
You can find further information on how to apply in the Study here section of the Royal Holloway website.
Royal Holloway is pleased to offer a number of prestigious International Excellence Scholarships to outstanding Undergraduate or Masters students each year. Applicants from Brazil may also be eligble for one of our Santander International Excellence Scholarships for Postgraduate Students.
For information on these as well as other general scholarships that students from Brazil may be eligible to apply for, please see our international scholarships page.
Meet us in your country
Royal Holloway frequently makes trips to Brazil, so why not take the opportunity to meet us in person? You can find out more details about the next Royal Holloway visit to Brazil on the calendar on the Meet us in your country page.
Academic staff at Royal Holloway are engaged in a number of collaborative projects with Brazil, such as the European Union funded COBRA addressing the key issues facing local communities and biodiversity conservation across the Guiana Shield Region of South America, led by Dr Jay Mistry, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography and Principal Investigator of the project.
For a full list of all our institutional agreements, please see our partner institutions page.