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Mexico

Royal Holloway warmly welcomes students from Mexico and our community is rapidly growing.

Mexican students at Royal Holloway study on a diverse range of programmes, with Drama & Theatre, Geology, Politics & International Relations and Biomedical Science being amongst the most popular subjects.

Several of our master and research students from Mexico are scholarship holders (CONACYT, Santander).

Mexican students at Royal Holloway study on a diverse range of programmes, with Drama & Theatre, Geology, Politics & International Relations and Biomedical Science being amongst the most popular subjects.

For further information or assistance with making an application please contact  jonathan.moore@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 Mexico.

Bachillerato

Students who have completed their Bachillerato 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 Mexico 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

Students who have successfully completed a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA and at a reputable university will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway Master's degree programme. Most departments will require an average of between 7.0/10 and 8.0/10, but exact requirements will depend upon the programme you are applying for and the university you have studied at.

Research Degree (MPhil/PhD)

Students who have successfully completed a Masters degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA and at a reputable university will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway MPhil/PhD programme. Exact requirements will depend upon the programme.

To apply to any of our courses, you need to prove 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.

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.

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

The Mexican Embassy in London for assistance for Mexican citizens living in the UK

The  British Embassy in Mexico City for advice on visiting the UK and visas

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

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