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Jordan

We are well equipped to meet the academic, religious and dietary needs of Jordanian students.

The Regional Manager responsible for this country is Sam Gibson. For further information or assistance with making an application, please contact samuel.gibson@royalholloway.ac.uk

The qualifications we accept

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 Jordan.

Entry requirements for each course might be slightly different. Click here to search for a course. 

Book a one-to-one appointment

We are really keen to connect with students interested in studying with us. We offer 30 minute, one-to-one counselling sessions via Microsoft Teams. These chats are informal and do not affect admission - they're simply an opportunity for you to learn more about Royal Holloway and studying in the UK. We welcome any questions you might have about our application processes, study programmes, and campus life.

Book your one-to-one appointment with the International Team now. 

General Certificate of Secondary Education (Thanawiya)

If you achieved good results in your  General Certificate of Secondary Education Exam (Thanawiya), then you will be considered for entry, but you will  need to take our one year International Foundation Year or International Year One 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 Jordan 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)

If you have taken A levels or the IB, you 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.

University preparation programmes

The Royal Holloway International Study Centre provides an International Foundation Year and International Year One programme, which are designed for international students who do not quite meet the requirements for an undergraduate course. These programmes will help to develop your academic and English language skills in preparation for university. Upon successful completion, you can progress to degree level study at Royal Holloway, University of London.

Master's Degree

If you have completed a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA at an accredited university you will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway Master's degree programme. Exact requirements will depend upon the programme and the university you have studied at, but most departments will ask for either a Lower Second Class Honours (2:2) or an Upper Second Class Honours (2:1).

Research Degree (MPhil/PhD)

If you have successfully completed a Master's degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA and at a reputable university will be considered for entry onto a Royal Holloway MPhil/PhD programme.  Exact requirements will depend upon the programme, but most departments will ask for a GPA of between 3.0 and 3.3/4.0 or equivalent.

Undergraduate students applications are made online via UCAS. But if you are applying to a University preparation course or a postgraduate course, then apply to Royal Holloway directly. There is more application information in the Studying Here section of the Royal Holloway website.

You could be eligible for a scholarship. If find out about undergraduate scholarships here and go here to find out here if you are eligible for a postgraduate scholarship.

If you are considering postgraduate study at Royal Holloway, there may be external funding available to you.

We make regular trips to Jordan meet with prospective students. To find out more details get in touch with us at international@royalholloway.ac.uk

IDP Education
National Foundation For University Services
IDP Jordan Office
Jubiha, 2nd Investment Building of Jordan University, 3rd Floor
P.O.Box 1059 Amman, 11941
Jordan

Tel:  + 962 6 5356610 / Fax:  + 962 6 5356620

Email: info.amman@idp.com

Website: www.uk.idp.com

GESCO

https://gescoedu.com/

Royal Holloway is a multi-faith community, with many different beliefs represented on campus and excellent cooperation between faiths both on campus and in the local community.

The numerous on-campus faith groups include the RHUL Islamic Society (ISoc), who arrange five daily Muslim prayers and classes. ISoc also maintain the College's Prayer Room, which offers prayer and ablution facilities for men and women. We also have Middle Eastern and North African MENA Society who put on events such as MENA movie nights, shisha nights, cuisine nights, Dabake sessions, game nights as well as annual MENA ball.

There are several food outlets on campus with Halal provision; simply look for the letter ‘H’ next to meat meals in The Hub, Crosslands, Founder’s Dining Hall, KW’s and The Store on Campus.

Royal Holloway has close links with the Islamic Welfare Association of West Surrey, which was formed in 1986, to serve the Muslim community in and around Royal Holloway University of London.

The British Council In Jordan provides comprehensive advice on many aspects of studying in Britain

RHUL Islamic Society

Islamic Welfare Association of West Surrey

The Arab British Centre

UKCISA promotes and protects the needs of international students in the UK

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