Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is one of the largest colleges of the internationally renowned University of London and a member of the prestigious Russell Group of 24 leading UK universities. QMUL currently has over 25,000 students. 12,000 are international students, making QMUL one of the World’s top 25 most diverse student bodies for those looking for a truly international academic experience.
It offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate courses together with extensive research opportunities. Its academic departments are split into three faculties:
- Humanities and Social Sciences
- Science and Engineering
- Medicine and dentistry
The university is a popular destination for students from North America. QMUL’s Study Abroad program is one of the largest in the UK and increasing numbers of students from North America are pursuing full degree programs. Queen Mary has many strong links with US and Canadian institutions.
Queen Mary is the only college in the University of London to have an integrated teaching, research and residential campus. The main Mile End campus is located between the two financial areas of London – ‘The City’ and Docklands – and a mile west of the London 2012 Olympic park. Studying on campus means students have all the benefits of a campus community as well as the limitless opportunities of living in London.
Queen Mary has a reputation for delivering innovative; high-quality teaching to its students at all levels of study. The college also offers English Language and foundation courses preparing international students for both undergraduate and graduate entry.
Students are offered an outstanding, stimulating, supportive and high-quality learning experience, with teaching inspired by its world-leading research. More than £250m has been invested in new facilities over the last fifteen years to offer students an exceptional learning environment. This is reflected in consistently high levels of student satisfaction.
Students have access both to the Queen Mary’s modern library and to the collections of the University of London library. On the Mile End campus over 2,000 rooms are available to students, many of them en-suite, with great facilities close by, from a launderette to shops and cafes.
The Advice and Counselling Service and on-campus Health Center offer a range of advice and support services to all students. Queen Mary also offers an airport pick-up service and a comprehensive welcome program to help international students adjust to life at Queen Mary and in London.
If you are interested in studying at Queen Mary, University of London, contact one of the Across the Pond Advisors to find out more.