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Information for students from Egypt

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.

There are currently 75 students from Egypt studying at Queen Mary who are enrolled on a range of degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Queen Mary's Global Engagement Office staff visit Egypt, details of our next visit can be found on these pages.



Entry requirements


Students who have successfully completed the Thanaweya A'ama/Al Azhar School Leaving Certificate with  a minimum score of 80% will be considered for entry onto our Foundation Programmes.

Students who have successfully completed A-Levels or the International Baccalaureate will be considered for direct entry onto our undergraduate degrees.  For individual grade requirements for particular degree programmes please refer to the undergraduate study section of this website.

For more detailed information on Medicine and Dentistry requirements and how to apply please refer to the School of Medicine and Dentistry section of our website.


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.

English Language Requirements

For further information on how to apply, please refer to:

Student profiles and Alumni ambassadors

Alumni ambassador

Mohanad Mohamed Rasheed Elkholy

Mohanad Mohamed Rasheed Elkholy

Email: Moe

Earning LL.M degree in Public International Law from QMUL enhanced my understanding of the international criminal law and human rights principles. Moreover, the LL.M program sponsored our class to attend a field trip and legal talks at the International Criminal Court, the ICTY and the ICTR in The Hague, which equipped me with the professional knowledge necessary to take the next step towards a career in the United Nations. Furthermore, studying in multicultural university like QMUL gave me a valuable chance to network and exchange knowledge with prosecutors, judges and legal practitioners from all over the world and helped me to develop a long-lasting relationship with them. Being supported by and connected with a worldwide network of eminent and successful legal practitioners helped me to develop personally and professionally. Studying at QMUL helped me to develop and acquire new learning skills, such as methods of learning, critical thinking, arguing and conducting research. These skills enabled me, upon my return to Egypt, to successfully complete the professional training program for junior judges with honour and now I am qualified to sit on the bench. In addition to successfully completing a professional training on combating cybercrime and dealing with electronic evidence and another professional training on child protection and criminal justice for juveniles provided by UNICEF, and another training on countering human trafficking and smuggling of migrants provided by the International Organization for Migration.

I loved the flexibility of the course with none of the 54 modules being compulsory. This has given me the freedom to explore completely new areas of law whilst still focusing on my specialism. My favourite things about Queen Mary are the large campus, the 24h access to the library and the Graduate Centre reading rooms, and the access to all the other University of London libraries, including the IALS (the biggest law library in London). I also enjoyed all the free activities that London has to offer, including the royal parks and the world-famous museums. Feel free to contact me with any questions about my experience at Queen Mary.

Scholarships and Funding

Queen Mary offers various scholarships to encourage excellent students to study with us. Scholarships range from small rewards for top performing students, and prestigious Chevening, Commonweath and Qalaa Foundation scholarships. Please see our International Scholarships page for more information. 

In country representatives

Queen Mary has appointed representatives in Egypt who can offer advice and assistance with your application to the College. 


Global Study UK
2nd Floor, Florida Tower
Masaken Sheraton, Heliopolis
Cairo, Egypt
Tel:+20 22269 9753
5th Settlement

Global Study UK 
3rd Floor, Trivium Business Complex,
North 90th Street,
New Cairo, Egypt
Tel:+20 2 2306 7394
31 Omar Bekir St., off Othman Bin Affan
Behind Military Academy
Heliopolis 2nd Floor Office
Tel: +20227744308/206/204
100 Othman Ibn Afan Street
Triumph Square
4th Floor

Education Basket
15 Al Shaheed Sayed Zakareya St
Fith Floor, Apartment 9
Masaken Sheraton
Cairo, Egypt
Tel: +20 22696228
Mobile: +20 1005589930


Global Study UK 
D1 Polygon Bldg. 5, 4th Floor
Sodic West, Beverly Hills Compound
Sheikh Zayed City, Egypt
Tel: +20 23865 3821

Tel: +20238517424 | +20238517425


Global Study UK 
Suite 211,
2nd Floor, Building 3,
El-Wataneya Complex Buildings
Extend of 14th of May Bridge
Alexandria, Egypt
Tel: +20 33856807

IDP Education Pty Ltd
20 Mahmoud ElDeeb street,
ElKhaleeg Tower,
ElSabah Building,
Third Floor – Office (B)
Alexandria, Egypt
Landmark: Marciano Café – Egyptian Arab Land Bank
Tel: +2001093893990
EduSmart International
22 Nacovia House,
Imperial Wharf,
London SW6 2GW
Tel:+44 (0)7986016387
Whatsapp: +20 (0)1204511670







Visits to your country

 Visits to your country can be found on Overseas events

Country manager

Anita Walton is the Regional Manager for Egypt and is happy to help you with any questions you may have about the university.

Anita Walton
Regional Manager

Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 6525

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