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PakistanRoyal Holloway has been welcoming students from Pakistan for a number of years and currently has 33 students enrolled.

Among the most popular subjects with students from Pakistan are Management, Economics, Politics and International Relations and at postgraduate level, Information Security.

If you have any questions about Royal Holloway or making an application please do not hesitate to contact our international office at Hayley.Simpsonroyalholloway.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 Pakistan.

Undergraduate

Pakistani Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC)
Students who have completed their Pakistani Higher Secondary School Certificate in Pakistan will need to take our one year International Foundation Programme, or the equivalent from another institution, before beginning their undergraduate studies.

A levels & International Baccalaureate (IB)
Students who have taken A levels or the IB Diploma 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.

Two-year degree
Students who have completed a two-year degree in Pakistan will be considered for first year entry to undergraduate programmes at Royal Holloway. Exact requirements will depend on the programme you are applying for.

Postgraduate

Bachelor’s Degree 
Students who have successfully completed a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway Master's degree programme. Exact requirements will depend upon the programme you are applying for and the university you have studied at, but most departments will ask for a GPA of between 2.8 and 3.5/4.0 or a final grade of between 58-68%.

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. |

 

Applying

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 these and other general scholarships that students from Pakistan may be eligible to apply for, please see the international student scholarship pages|

Royal Holloway & Pakistan Higher Education Commission Scholarship Scheme
Royal Holloway, University of London, is delighted to collaborate with the Pakistan Higher Education Commission to enable students from Pakistan to undertake a PhD programme in any of the academic disciplines represented at the University. Each scholarship will last for three years and will consists of a tuition fee waiver provided by Royal Holloway, and an annual maintenance allowance of £9,000 and provision of a return flight to and from the UK provided on the part of the Pakistan Higher Education Commission. Applications for the Royal Holloway & Pakistan Higher Education Commission Scholarship Scheme are made directly to the Higher Education Commission. Prior to applying, candidates must have made contact with an academic supervisor at Royal Holloway who has agreed to supervise their research project, and hold a formal offer to study at the University for the Academic Year 2015/16. For further details about the scheme, please see the relevant pages on the Pakistan Higher Education Commission| website; for guidance on submitting a PhD application to Royal Holloway, please refer to our Research degree pages|.  

Royal Holloway representatives in Pakistan

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

Faisalabad

HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd
1,2,3 1st Floor, Hassan Shopping Mall
20-A Peoples Colony, 1, D Ground
Faisalabad 38000
Pakistan
Tel: + 92 323 2307007
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|, ashahidhrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com|

Islamabad

Education Resources Network
Office No. 11, 1st Floor, Block 8
Super Market F/6, Markaz
Islamabad
Pakistan
Tel: +92 300 5007969 | UK: +44 7896 740990 | +92 51 2824754
Email: o.mirzaern.com.pk|, erndslplus.net.pk|
Website: www.ern.com.pk

|HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd -Head Office
35, 1st Floor, Beverly Center 
Blue Area 
56 G Jinnah Avenue 
Islamabad 44000
Pakistan 
Tel: +92 322 5065417, 51 2206451-2, 2814074-5
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com  |

HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd -Corporate 
234B, Street No. 4, F-10/3
Islamabad 44000
Pakistan
Tel: +92 321 5101791
Email: hraufhrpakistan.com|
Web: www.hrpakistan.com|

Karachi

HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd
714 Trade Tower opposite Metropole Hotel
Abdullah Haroon Road
Karachi 74400
Pakistan
Tel: +92 21 3568 9746
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com|

ERN
Office No. 7
4th Floor, 40c
Main Khayaban-e-bukhari
D.H.A Phase VI
Karachi
Pakistan
Tel: + 92 323 296 8881
Email: karachiern.com.pk
|Website: www.ern.com.pk|

Lahore

ERN
Cavalry Ground
Lahore
Pakistan
Tel: +92 323 4835722
Email: lahoreern.com.pk|
Website: www.ern.com.pk

|HR Consultants (Lahore I) 
29CCA, DHA Commercial Phase ­5
Lahore 54000
Pakistan
Tel: +92 335 5065417
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|ashahidhrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com|

HR Consultants (Lahore II)
No. 214, 2nd Floor, Siddique Trade Centre
72 Main Boulevard Road
Gulberg
Lahore 54660
Pakistan
Tel: +92 335 5065417
Email: ashahidhrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com |

Multan

HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd 
No. 18, First Floor, Citi Mall Plaza
51-B near Goal Bagh
Gulgasht Colony
Multan 60000
Pakistan
Tel: + 92 323 2307007
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|, ashahidhrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com |

Peshawar

HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd
86-D1, Abdara Road 
University Town
Peshawar 25000
Pakistan
Tel: +92 321 5101791
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|hraufhrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com |

Rawalpindi

HR Consultants (Pvt) Ltd 
UCAT, Walayat Khan Road
Chaklala Scheme III
Opp. State Life Building 
Rawalpindi 46000
Pakistan
Tel: +92 51 5133721, 5133723-25
Email: hr1hrpakistan.com|, usamahhrpakistan.com|
Website: www.hrpakistan.com|

 


 

 

The local Pakistani community

There is a strong and vibrant Pakistani community at Royal Holloway, which has led to the launch of our very own Pakistani Society. In addition to this, we also have a number of religious groups including Islamic, Hindi, Christian and Sikh. 

For more information about all of our clubs and societies please visit the Student's Union website|.  

The Student's Union also organise a weekly fruit and vegetable market on campus which includes a wide selection of Asian and oriental products and ingredients, and London is very close by with a huge selection of Pakistani shops and markets.

 

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