Queen Mary University of London has a long history of welcoming students from around the world. Over the years, many thousands of international students have graduated from the university and gone on to pursue successful careers. Today, we are home to students from more than 162 different countries and over 45% of our student body come from outside of the UK. This diversity contributes to a lively and welcoming community which should make you feel comfortable and at home.
We are one of the largest colleges of the University of London and one of the few with fully integrated teaching, research and residential facilities. Our setting provides our students with the benefits of both a large campus environment, and the countless academic and social opportunities provided by London.
Applicants who have taken the 'Titulo de Bachiller en Ciencias' may be considered for entry onto a foundation programme at Queen Mary.
For information on applying to study a foundation course at Queen Mary, please refer to English language and foundation courses.
The standard school leaving certificate from Ecuador is considered comparable to GCSE (grades A*-C) and does not therefore meet the requirements for direct entry to a degree level programme. To be considered, students must successfully complete a foundation programme. Please refer to the prospectus and department websites for individual subject A-level and IB requirements.
For information on individual grade requirements for particular degree programmes please refer to the undergraduate study section of this website. Applicants whose grades do not meet our minimum requirements may, in some cases, be considered for entry onto our Foundation Programmes.
Applications for undergraduate degrees in the UK are made through the UCAS system, information on the procedure can be found in . Information on applying directly to Queen Mary for a place on an undergraduate or a foundation course should be made through our Admissions Office email@example.com.
Information on the comparability of international qualifications can be found on the Entry Requirements section under the listings for each programme in the course finder. Please note this information is only intended as a guide as the final decision on equivalency of overseas qualifications will be made by the Admissions Office at Queen Mary.
Applications for postgraduate courses are made directly to the institution. Information on applying to study for a research degree at Queen Mary can be found in Research Degrees page.
English language requirements
- Please refer to English language requirements for different course requirements.
- Students who achieve slightly below these requirements may be admitted onto a pre-sessional English course at Queen Mary. Please see the Language Centre programmes for full details.
How to Apply
For further information on how to apply, please refer to:
The above list is for guidance only and is not conclusive. Students unsure about the acceptability of their qualifications should write, for advice, to Queen Mary's International Office (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Admissions Office (email@example.com), with full details of their educational background.
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Scholarships and Funding
Queen Mary Scholarships and Bursaries
There are a number of scholarships and funding options available for international students wishing to pursue their studies at Queen Mary. Please visit our scholarship and funding pages for more information.