ROYAL HOLLOWAY, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, EGHAM, ENGLAND

Egham, EnglandLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1849Established Year
  9099Enrollment
University of LondonParent College

Royal Holloway, University of London Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

The Royal Holloway University of London is amongst the best universities in the United Kingdom ranking amongst top 300 universities present worldwide. It has a number of courses to offer that range from the technical field to the business field.

It is an old institution that started back in the 19th century as a two-building university with the aim of educating women. Since then it has pioneered and prospered into being one of the best universities. The university gets the title of royal in its name due to the management that is behind the university. Moreover, it is ranked under the top 25% of universities present in the UK for research rated ‘internationally excellent’ or world-leading’.

It is ranked:

  1. 24th in The Times and Sunday Good University Guide 2019
  2. 28th in the Complete University Guide 2019
  3. 40th in the Guardian University Guide 2018
  4. Amongst top 300 universities by The Times Higher Education World University Rankings in 2019
  5. 34th university overall in the UK
  6. 20th in the UK in the category of ‘International Outlook’

Royal Holloway University of London Highlights

Type of InstitutionPrivate
Campus SettingSuburban
Endowment8.04 crores GBP
Official Websitewww.royalholloway.ac.uk
Number of Campuses1
Number/Percentage of International Students2160
Total number of Professors534
Student Satisfaction Rate87%
Graduate Job Rate93%
Type of Academic ProgramsUG, PG, Part-time, distance, blended
Mode of ProgramFull time, distance, and online
Average Graduate Salary£22,000 a year
Research InvestmentOver 5 million pounds
Admissions Helpdesk+44 (0)1784 414944, study@royalholloway.ac.uk

Programs, Campus and Residence:

  1. The university does have a variety of programs to offer that vary as per the fields of study. These programs are offered in the undergraduate, postgraduate and the short-term courses category.
  2. The campus of this university is widespread in a sprawling 135 acres in Parkham in Surrey and is also claimed to be the most appealing and beautiful campus all across the globe.
  3. The campus has a number of facilities that help in the overall development of an individual who happens to study there.
  4. The campus also has ample accommodation space for the students. There are undergraduate and postgraduate halls on the campus where the accommodation is provided to the students. George Eliot, Gowar and Wedderburn, Williamson, Tuke, and Butler and Runnymede 1 & 2 are the places where the accommodation is provided depending upon the type of accommodation one might be eyeing for.

Royal Holloway University of London Admissions:

Undergraduate: International students planning to apply in this university can do so via UCAS. Students can also apply directly through the online application portal.

Postgraduate: Students can apply directly through the university website

Application deadline:

UG Courses: September 5, 2019, to January 15, 2020

PG Courses: There are no specific deadlines but the university suggests applying at the earliest.

  • General requirements: Higher secondary school certificate, A Levels, International Baccalaureate, Bachelors Degree, Masters Degree, English language proficiency scores
  • English Proficiency Test: If your primary language is not English, then you might have to take a few tests for the same. The acceptable English test scores for the admission are given below:
English TestMinimum Score Required
IELTSMinimum 6.5, Writing 7

TOEFL iBT

Overall 88
Pearson Treat of English AcademicA minimum score of 61 and a writing score of 69

Royal Holloway University of London Cost of Attendance

ExpensesEstimated cost in pounds
Undergraduate tuition fee£3000
Postgraduate tuition fee£3000
On-campus accommodation£6725
The average cost of living£7980 to 11990

Royal Holloway University of London Scholarships and Financial Aid:

There are a number of scholarships and bursaries available to the students of this school right from the undergraduate to the postgraduate students. The university also provides student loans, bursaries and other financial aid to students in order to relieve them from financial burden.

Undergraduate Scholarship:

  1. Global Scholarship Program - £5000
  2. Future Leaders scholarship – Full tuition fee reduction

Postgraduate Scholarship:

  1. The Gent Rust scholarships - £5625 cash reward
  2. Katayoon Behboodi scholarship – 100% reduction of tuition fee

Royal Holloway University of London Notable Alumni

The university believes in keeping all the graduates close-knit even after passing out.

  1. George Eliot – Novelist
  2. Mark Strong – Theatre artist
  3. Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell – Doctor

Graduates can easily avail discounted membership of Senate House Library, continue studying, etc

Find a Program

Arts & Social Studies 180 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$20,887 - 23,957 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
American Literature and Creative WritingAncient and Medieval HistoryAncient HistoryEnglish and American LiteratureEuropean and International Studies (French)European and International Studies (German)European and International Studies (Italian)European and International Studies (Spanish)HistoryModern Languages and Classical StudiesAncient History and PhilosophyAncient History with PhilosophyClassical Archaeology and Ancient HistoryClassical Studies and Comparative Literature and CultureClassical Studies and DramaClassical StudiesClassical Studies and PhilosophyClassical Studies with PhilosophyClassicsClassics and PhilosophyClassics with PhilosophyComparative Literature and CultureComparative Literature and Culture and DramaComparative Literature and Culture and EnglishComparative Literature and Culture and PhilosophyComparative Literature and Culture with History of Art and Visual CultureComparative Literature and Culture with International FilmComparative Literature and Culture with PhilosophyDanceDigital Media Culture and TechnologyDrama and Creative WritingDrama and DanceDrama and MusicDrama and PhilosophyDrama and TheatreDrama and Theatre StudiesDrama with FilmDrama with PhilosophyEnglishEnglish and Classical StudiesEnglish and Creative WritingEnglish and DramaEnglish and Film StudiesEnglish and HistoryEnglish and LatinEnglish and PhilosophyEnglish with PhilosophyFilm StudiesFilm Studies with PhilosophyGeographyFilm, Television and Digital ProductionGreekHistory and MusicHistory and PhilosophyHistory of Art and Visual Culture and Comparative Literature and CultureHistory, Politics and International RelationsHuman GeographyLatinMathematics and MusicModern and Contemporary HistoryModern LanguagesModern Languages and Comparative Literature and CultureModern Languages and DramaModern Languages and EnglishModern Languages and GreekModern Languages and HistoryModern Languages and LatinModern Languages and MusicModern Languages and PhilosophyModern Languages and Translation StudiesModern Languages with History of Art and Visual CultureModern Languages with International FilmModern Languages with MathematicsMusicMusic and EnglishMusic and PhilosophyMusic with FrenchMusic with GermanMusic with ItalianMusic with PhilosophyMusic with Political StudiesMusic with SpanishPoliticsPolitics and International RelationsPolitics and International Relations and PhilosophyPolitics with PhilosophyPsychologyTranslation StudiesTranslation Studies (with a year abroad)Translation Studies and Comparative Literature and CultureTranslation Studies and Comparative Literature and Culture (with a year abroad)Show More (87)

Business, Finance, Economics, Management & Statistics 10 Programs

10 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$23,547 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$20,887 - 23,957 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 4 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$23,957 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
10 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$23,547 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
6 monthsfull-timeEnglish
$13,891 - 14,131 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Royal Holloway, University of London Overview

Institution TypePublic
AffiliationUniversity of London
Student Population9099
Average Cost of Attendance$20,887 / Year

Attendance Cost

$20,887

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$20,887 / Year
Post Graduate Program$18,817 / Year
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