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Picture of MexicoRoyal Holloway warmly welcomes students from Mexico and our community is rapidly growing.

Mexican students at Royal Holloway study on a diverse range of programmes, with Drama & Theatre, Geology, Politics & International Relations and Biomedical Science being amongst the most popular subjects.

Several of our master and research students from Mexico are scholarship holders (CONACYT, Santander). 

The Regional Officer responsible for Mexico is Sarah Parker and she visits regularly to participate in exhibitions and private appointments with schools and other agencies. For further information or assistance with making an application please contact sarah.parker@royalholloway.ac.uk 

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 Mexico.


Students who have completed their Bachillerato will need to take our one year International Foundation Programme, or the equivalent from another institution, before beginning their undergraduate studies.

Bachelor's Degree
Students who have successfully completed one year of a Bachelor's degree in Mexico 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.

Our International Foundation Year, run by Study Group, is a programme of academic and English language study skills for international students who do not meet the direct entry requirements for undergraduate study.


Bachelor’s Degree 
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 Masters degree programme. Most departments will require an average of between 7.0 and 8.5/10, but exact requirements will depend upon the programme you are applying for and the university you have studied at.

Masters Degree
Students who have successfully completed a Masters 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 GPA of at least 7.5/10.

English language

IELTS score
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.

For information on other general scholarships that students from Mexico may be eligible to apply for, please see the international student scholarship pages.


Meet us in Mexico

Royal Holloway regularly makes trips to Mexico, so why not take the opportunity to meet us in person?  You can find out more details about the next Royal Holloway visit to Mexico on the calendar on the Meet us in your country page


Royal Holloway representatives in Mexico

Royal Holloway has appointed representatives in Mexico who can offer you advice and assistance with your application. 

Ciudad de México

Anglo Latino Education Partnership
Paseo de la Reforma No. 42
Piso 1, Oficina A-145, Col Centro
Del Cuauhtemoc
CP 06010
Mexico DF
Tel: +52 55 3687 4477
 Email: info@anglolatinoedu.com  
Website: www.anglolatinoedu.com


Anglo Latino Education Partnership
Av Industrializacion 1 Bis
Alamos 2a Seccion
QRO CP 76160
Tel: +52 55 3687 4477; 4169 2462; 234 11 69
Email: carrera@anglolatinoedu.com; ingles@anglolatinoedu.com; posgrado@anglolatinoedu.com; preparatoria@anglolatinoedu.com
Skype: David.Patrick.Thomas
Website: www.anglolatinoedu.com


Across The Pond

Across The Pond has representatives across the country.

Phone: +52 (55) 8421 4929
Email: info@studyacrossthepond.com
Website: http://la.studyacrossthepond.com/  
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AcrossThePondLatinAmerica
Twitter: @StudyinBritain




The local Mexican community

There is a very strong student community at Royal Holloway and a range of clubs and societies for students to join, both on campus and in the local area. For more information please see our clubs and societies page or go to the Students' Union website.

Royal Holloway is recognised as one of the University of London’s best sporting Colleges and  RHULSPORT offer 59 student sports clubs and high quality on- and off-campus facilities.  

Royal Holloway holds a Welcome Event for students from Latin America during the Autumn term and this offers the opportunity to connect with other students from a similar background.

Community Action Volunteering exists to connect, train and support Royal Holloway students seeking to volunteer in the local community.


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