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International students

A strong international spirit

With almost a third of our students joining us from outside the UK, and alumni in 165 countries around the world, we are proud to be one of the most international universities in the UK.

A warm welcome

Whoever you are and wherever you are from, our dedicated International Student Recruitment team are here to help you with any questions you have about applying to, and studying at, Royal Holloway. Find out who is responsible for your country/region and get in touch today here.

Qualifications

To find out what qualifications we accept from your country, please visit our find your country/region pages

If you do not quite meet our requirements for undergraduate or postgraduate study, our International Study Centre offers a range of foundation pathway programmes to help you progress onto your desired course at Royal Holloway.

For English Language requirements, you can find detailed information here. We also offer a range of Pre-Sessional English Language Programmes should you not meet our requirements.

Explore our campus

We hold a number of open days throughout the year, as well as the chance for you to take a self-led tour of the campus, or a private tour led by your country representative. If you are unable to visit us in person, you can access our online virtual experience to see what our beautiful campus and industry-standard facilities have to offer.

Travelling to Royal Holloway

Please think carefully before booking flights to the UK and check the government website for the latest updates for travelling to, and entering, the UK, before booking travel.

Royal Holloway has teamed up with Key Travel to provide an online booking portal especially for our students to help you arrange your travel to the UK. Benefits include increased baggage allowance and 24/7 travel support. Find out more

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