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Applying to study with us

Applying to study at Royal Holloway is straightforward. You’ll find all the information you need to get started, right here.

See how to apply, how to write your best personal statement, what happens next, and much more.

Apply online through UCAS.

Apply now for courses starting in September 2024 and January 2025 using the Royal Holloway Applicant Portal.

The deadline for postgraduate courses starting in September 2024 is 31 July 2024, and we'll notify you by 17 September. The deadline to apply for a course starting in January 2025 is 1 November 2024.

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Royal Holloway began as two pioneering colleges for the education of women in the 19th century, and their spirit lives on today.

We’ve played a role in thousands of careers, some of them particularly remarkable.

Find about our decision-making processes and the people who lead and manage Royal Holloway today.