Queen Mary University of London

UK

15 Reviews

64807 Views

THE World Ranking: 121

London-based QMUL attracts some of the best minds from all round the globe with its high league table rankings and its range of study options.

  • In the Top 100 universities in the world (THE, 2015-16)
  • Home to 7,818 international students
  • Has produced 7 Nobel Prize winners
  • Offers 240+ degree programmes
ADD TO MY FAVOURITES

As told by the university

  • About QMUL
  • Points of Pride
  • Faculties
  • Admissions
  • Location
  • Accommodation
  • Student Story
About QMUL

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is one of the UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions. With 21,187 students, 4,000 staff and an annual turnover of £300m, QMUL is one of the biggest University of London colleges. 

The internationally recognised University of London counts among its members some of the leading higher education institutions in the world. QMUL students are able to use a host of University of London facilities including the main University Library at Senate House, which provides access to thousands of books and journals.

Location

The University’s unique setting in London gives students the benefits both of a large campus environment and of the countless academic and social opportunities of London—one of the world’s great cities.

Set alongside the beautiful Regent's Canal, our Mile End campus is one of the largest self-contained residential campuses in London.

Study Options

The University teaches and researches across a wide range of subjects in the humanities, social sciences, law, medicine and dentistry, and science and engineering.

Queen Mary has made a strategic commitment to the highest quality of research by recruiting the best academics in their disciplines from around the world. The results of the most recent national assessment of research – the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) – have confirmed QMUL’s place in the very top group of research-led universities in the UK. Overall, Queen Mary was ranked 9th in the UK among multi-faculty universities and 5th in the UK for the percentage of its 3* and 4* research outputs.

Russell Group

Queen Mary is one of only 24 universities making up the prestigious Russell Group. This Group represents the leading universities in the UK.

International Students

QMUL has a long history of welcoming international students from around the world. Over the years, thousands of international students have graduated fromQMUL and gone on to pursue successful careers. Today, the University is home to international students from 155different countries, and it is this diversity that contributes to a lively and welcoming community which makes international students feel comfortable and at home. Indeed, Queen Mary University of London has been ranked in the top 25 most internationally diverse universities in the world, according to the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings (2015-16).

Country Specific requirements for International Students…

Quick Links:

Points of Pride
Faculties
Admissions
Location
Accommodation
Student Story

Take the next step...

English score required

Minimum IELTS score

Postgraduate

7.0

Undergraduate

7.0

Find your nearest IELTS test centre and test dates

There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

Key facts and figures at Queen Mary University of London

Rankings

Hotcourses Diversity Index (What is this?)

DIVERSITY INDEX
Source: HESA

145 International student nationalities at this university

FEEL AT HOME INDEX
Source: HESA

1.96% International students from USA

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018
Source: THE

121

OVERALL SCORE

58.5%

TEACHING

32.8%

INTERNATIONAL OUTLOOK

95.5%

INDUSTRY INCOME

39.1%

RESEARCH

38.2%

CITATIONS

96.7%
QS World University Rankings 2017-2018
Source: QS

127

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017
Source: ARWU

151

Student life in numbers

COSTS PER YEAR*
OVERALL COST OF LIVING

£12600

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

£6935

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

UNDERGRADUATE

£23850

POSTGRADUATE

£15530

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

Student reviews

Overall experience

93% of reviewers recommend Queen Mary University of London

Admission process

Funding/Scholarships

Study experience

Life experience

Job prospects

Write a review

If you are studying right now or you have completed your studies, then help future students by sharing your experiences.

All reviews

(15 reviews)

1 STAR

0

2 STARS

0

3 STARS

6.7%
1

4 STARS

80%
12

5 STARS

13.3%
2
Carolin, Germany 4

Phd at Queen Mary University of London

I am currently enrolled in a PhD programme in Law at Queen Mary University of London. I started in September 2013 and normally a full time PhD lasts three years. When I decided to apply for the programme I mainly chose Queen Mary because my professor is a leading expert on EU Criminal Law which is the t read full review

I am currently enrolled in a PhD programme in Law at Queen Mary University of London. I started in September 2013 and normally a full time PhD lasts three years. When I decided to apply for the programme I mainly chose Queen Mary because my professor is a leading expert on EU Criminal Law which is the topic of my PhD. However, during the first couple of months I also valued more and more the university as such. First of all there are a lot of seminar to attend and interesting lectures on both organizational as well as subject-matter issues. Second, there is a special course for PhD students which teaches valuable research skills and helps students of different fields of law to socialise. On top of that there are a lot of social activities for postgraduate research students from all different fields beyond law. All in all this creates a nice atmosphere in which I can improve my research skills, learn more about my topic and get in touch with a lot of other students. show less

Mary, USA 4

Great Experience at Queen Mary

I had great academic experiences at Queen Mary. I took 3 literature classes and 1 political science class. QM had an exchange with my university, so I didn't have to pay extra tuition or program fees. All of my classes were very demanding but also very rewarding. I got a lot of individual attention from read full review

I had great academic experiences at Queen Mary. I took 3 literature classes and 1 political science class. QM had an exchange with my university, so I didn't have to pay extra tuition or program fees. All of my classes were very demanding but also very rewarding. I got a lot of individual attention from all of my professors and the teaching assistants who led our smaller groups. My favorite class was Contemporary Writing, which examined books written in the previous two years. I lived in the Queen Mary dorms and attending several of the campus events. I lived with other international students and first year QM students and liked the area, Mile End. show less

See what you can study at Queen Mary University of London

Search for a course

Choose study level*
Choose subject*

Most viewed subjects at Queen Mary University of London

1
Health and Medicine
Health and Medicine
10707 views View 99 courses
2
Applied and Pure Sciences
Applied and Pure Sciences
2667 views View 160 courses
3
Engineering
Engineering
1654 views View 101 courses
4
Social Studies and Media
Social Studies and Media
1127 views View 116 courses
5
Business and Management
Business and Management
1107 views View 101 courses
6
Law
Law
772 views View 55 courses

Attend an upcoming event

25 Sep 2017 2017-09-25 2017-09-25

Queen Mary University of London - Idealist Grad Fair

Meet a Queen Mary University of London staff and talk to us about what you can study and what makes our university special.

Boston, United States

Boston University, George Sherman Union, 2nd Floor Ballroom 775 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215 United States

Monday 05:00PM-08:00PM

www.qmul.ac.uk/international/international-students/events/index.html

Contact for further information