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background to Modern BritainIf you’re currently studying in the United Kingdom, you may be interested in progressing onto an undergraduate or postgraduate course at Royal Holloway, University of London.

We welcome many overseas students who are already living in the UK and work closely with schools and colleges, as well as individual applicants, to ensure you are supported through the application process.

The Regional Officer responsible for international applicants in the UK is Shuang Gao. Please do not hesitate to contact her at Shuang.Gao@royalholloway.ac.uk if you would like to any further information or require assistance in making an application.

As you are already in the UK, why not take the opportunity to come and visit our campus for yourself? Royal Holloway organises Open Days which include guided tours of our campus, visits to academic departments and useful talks on areas such as accommodation and finance. You will also mix with current and prospective students on the day, and have the chance to experience a taste of student life on our campus.

If you are unable to attend an Open Day, we can arrange guided tours of the campus, along with meetings with academic departments. For further information please email us at campus-tours@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.

Undergraduate

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.

International Foundation Programmes
Students who have taken recognised international foundation programmes will be considered for direct entry onto our undergraduate programmes. The entry requirements will vary depending on which programme you have taken.

Postgraduate

Bachelor’s Degree 
Students who have successfully completed a UK Bachelor's degree in an appropriate subject will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway Master's degree programme. Exact requirements will depend upon the programme and some programmes may have other specific entry requirements. Please see the relevant course finder entry for further information.

Master's Degree
Students who have successfully completed a UK Master's degree in an appropriate subject will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway MPhil/PhD programme. Your potential supervisor should be able to assist you with the department-specific application requirements but if you are in doubt please contact the Director of Graduate Studies for further guidance.

English language

IELTS/TOEFL 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 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 overseas students may be eligible to apply for, please see the international student scholarship pages.

Meet us in the United Kingdom

A team of International Officers visit schools and colleges in the UK on a regular basis. If you are interested in us visiting your school or college, please ask your teachers to get in touch with us. Further information on the presentations we can provide can be found on the Educational Advisors and Schools pages.

We also attend international education exhibitions in the UK, open specifically to international students. You can find out more details about the upcoming exhibitions we will be attending on our travel calendar.

Royal Holloway representatives in the UK

Royal Holloway has appointed representatives around the UK who can offer you advice and assistance with your application.

Adderbury

UKEAS UK
53 Deene Close
Adderbury
Oxon OX17 3LD
Tel: 01295 816878
Email: suhayter@ukeas.com
Website: www.ukeas.com

Bedford

BCIE UK Head Office
Unit 9C,
Stephenson Court
Priory Business Park
Bedford MK44 3WH
Tel: 0870 803 4317
Email: ukheadoffice@bcie.co.uk
Website: www.bcie.co.uk

Birmingham

GetSet UK
iBIC (Building) near the Aston Swimming Pool
Science Park
Aston University
Holt Court South
Jennens Road
Birmingham B7 4EJ
Tel: 0121 2503633
Email: bham@getsetglobal.com
Website: www.getsetglobal.com

UKEC
Office 507
43 Temple Row
Birmingham B2 5LS
Tel: 0121 237 6017
Email: birmingham@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

Cardiff

UKEC
15th Floor, Room 25
Cardiff Brunel House
2 Fitzalan Road
Cardiff
CF24 0EB
Tel: 0292 032 9144
Email: cardiff@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

Edinburgh

UKEC 
Office 1, 19 York Place
Edinburgh
EH1 3EB
Tel: 0131 558 9000
Email: edinburgh@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

London

Amber Education
2nd Floor, Kingsland House
122-124 Regent Street
London
W1B 5SA
Tel: 020 7734 0274 
Email: marketing@amberedu.co.uk  
Website: www.amberedu.com

EDM Education
1F, 80 Mortimer Street
London W1W 7SD
Tel: 020 7580 1758
Email: london@londonuhak.com
Website: www.edmuhak.com

iAE EduNet
29-30 Windmill Street
London W1T 2JL
Tel: 020 7462 6488
Email: tony@iaeuk.net
Website: www.iaeglobal.net
(IAE EduNet have 80 offices globally, you can find a list of these on their website)

OSSC Ltd.
29 Threadneedle Street
London 
EC2R 8AY 
Tel: 0203 856 8180
Email: London@ukuni.net
Website: www.ukuni.net

SI-UK (Study International) London
3rd Floor, 211-213 Regent Street
London W1B 4NF
Tel: 020 7287 7040
Email: info@studyin-uk.com
Website: www.studyin-uk.com

UKEC Euston Centre
Evergreen House
160 Euston Road
London NW1 2DX
Tel: 020 7383 2000
Email: london_euston@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

UKEC Hammersmith Centre
One Lyric Square
Hammersmith
London W6 0NB
Tel: 020 3008 4685
Email: London@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

Manchester

GetSet UK
75 Lever Street
Manchester M1 1FL
Tel: 0161 244 5777
Email: enquiries@getsetuk.biz
Website: www.getsetglobal.com

UKEC UK Head Office 
St James Building
79 Oxford Street
Manchester M1 6FQ
Tel: 0161 236 0660
Email: apply@ukec.net
Website: uk.ukec.net

SI-UK Manchester
3rd Floor
Bridgewater House
Whitworth Street
Manchester M1 6LT
Tel: 0161 233 7989
Email: manchester@studyin-uk.com
Website: www.studyin-uk.com

Newcastle

 UKEC
Churchill House
12 Mosley Street 
Newcastle NE1 1DE 
Tel: 0191 230 6464
Email: newcastle@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

Oxford

IG for Education Services (Middle East)
Suite 41
Westgate Centre
Oxford
Oxfordshire OX1 1NZ
Tel: 01865 722 326
Fax: 01865 250 405
Email: marketing@ig-es.com
Website: www.ig-es.com

Preston

GetSet UK
48 Broadgate
Preston PR1 8DU
Tel: 01772 823656
Email: Getset.uk@gmail.com
Website: www.getsetglobal.com

UKEC
Suite 4, Fifth Floor
Marshall House
Lawson Street
Preston
Lancashire PR1 2QD
Tel: 01772 828578 / 07508 049622
Email: preston@ukec.net
Website: www.ukec.net

 
 
 

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