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Why Queen Mary?

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is a leading Russell Group university based in the capital’s vibrant East End. Set alongside the beautiful Regent’s Canal, our main site in Mile End is one of the largest self-contained campuses in London. We’re known for our world-leading research and high-quality teaching, and have a great track record for graduate employability.

Whether you’re looking to gain work experience, secure funding for a start-up, or study abroad, we’ll provide you with the support you need to create your own future; Queen Mary is a truly special place to study.

What we offer

Career success

10th in the UK for graduate starting salaries (Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016)

Expand your CV

From the Houses of Parliament to Microsoft, many of our programmes offer the chance to take up industrial placements

Study abroad

Students can study at universities across Europe, the USA, Asia, New Zealand and Australia

World-class university

In the top 100 universities in the world and the top 50 in Europe (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015)

High-quality teaching

9th in the UK amongst multi-faculty universities for research quality (REF 2014)

Student satisfaction

First in London among Russell Group universities for student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2016)

International outlook

In the top 25 most internationally diverse universities in the world (Times Higher Education 2016)

Great location

Our Mile End campus is close to Shoreditch, Canary Wharf and the City, and just 15 minutes on the Tube to Oxford Circus

Generous support

Our £1,571  bursaries are available each year for students whose household income is less than £25,000; £1,256 each year for household incomes less than £42,600*


Our Students’ Union offers hundreds of volunteering opportunities in the local community


Become a part of our inspiring community, which includes 7 Nobel prize-winning staff and alumni

*You do not need to make a separate application for the QMUL Bursary. To receive a QMUL bursary, you must have applied to your regional student funding authority for income assessed UK government financial support for higher education students.

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