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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

94% of graduates in work or further study1

Expand your CV

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

Study abroad

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

World-class university

Ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world2

Innovative teaching

New modules university-wide to help develop all your skills

Student satisfaction

First in London among Russell Group universities for student satisfaction3

Global community

Top 20 for international diversity4 

Capital 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 £42,6005

Get involved

Over 200 clubs and societies, and hundreds of volunteering opportunities with our Students’ Union

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We’ve been educating the best and the brightest for 130 years

1 Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2015 (based on UK-domiciled, first degree students)
2 Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016 (113th in the world; 15th in the UK)
3National Student Survey 2016
4 Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017 (Top 200 Highest Percentage of International Students)
5You 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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