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 31 students from Lithuania studying at Queen Mary who are enrolled on a range of degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
The UK government has guaranteed that EU students starting a degree in 2019-20 will continue to be eligible for ‘home fee status’ for the duration of their studies in England and Wales.
It means that:
Further information can be found on the UK Department of Education’s website.
Students that have successfully completed A-Levels, the European Baccalaureate, or the International Baccalaureate will be considered for admission to our undergraduate degrees.
Please check the grade requirements for your chosen degree programme via the undergraduate study section of our website.
We also consider students from Lithuania with the following qualifications:
Our exact requirements depend on the course that you are applying for, but this is QMUL’s equivalency table for GCE A-Levels and the Lithuanian Brandos Atestatas:
|95% in three State Matura subjects, plus 9/10 as an average in the School Matura exams||90% in three State Matura subjects, plus 9/10 as an average in the School Matura exams||88% in three State Matura subjects, plus 9/10 as an average in the School Matura exams||85% in three State Matura subjects, plus 9/10 as an average in the School Matura exams||83% in three State Matura subjects, plus 9/10 as an average in the School Matura exams|
Please note, actual offers may differ slightly.
Please see the information included in the English Language Requirements section below.
Students whose grades do not meet our minimum requirements may be considered for entry onto one of our Foundation Programmes.
For more information regarding our foundation programmes please click here
If you are currently studying another UK foundation programme elsewhere and would like to progress to one of our Bachelor degrees, please get in touch via the contact details at the bottom of the page.
For detailed Medicine and Dentistry entry requirements and instructions on how to apply, please refer to the School of Medicine and Dentistry website.
Please note, the Brandos Atestatas is not accepted for admission to either our MBBS or BDS programmes delivered in London (but it is accepted for all other undergraduate programmes).
However, the Brandos Atestatas is accepted for admission to our MBBS programme delivered in the Republic of Malta. Please click here for more information.
Students that apply to one of our Master degree courses are normally expected to have achieved an Upper Second Class bachelor degree, however some courses will also accept a Lower Second Class classification.
Please check the grade requirements for your chosen degree programme via the postgraduate study section of our website.
We are also pleased to also consider students if they have obtained a Lithuanian Bachelor Degree / Bakalauro Diplomas / Master Degree / Magistro Diplomas.
This is QMUL’s equivalency table for UK and Lithuanian bachelor degree classifications:
|UK Bachelor Degree Classification||First Class (1st)||Upper Second Class Hons (2:1)||High –Lower Second Class Hons (2:2)||Standard – Lower Second Class Hons (2:2)||Third Class Hons (3rd)|
|Lithuanian Bachelor Degree Classification||10 out of 10||8 out of 10||7.5 out of 10||7 out of 10||5 out of 10|
Please see the link included below under the English Language Requirements section. Students are considered on an individual basis, but some Lithuanian degrees that are taught in English can potentially be accepted as proof of English proficiency, and can be accepted instead of IELTS/TOEFL/Cambridge/Pearson etc.
Competitive applications to our postgraduate research degree programmes will include high overall grades achieved in their Master degree.
For more information regarding our research specialisms and opportunities, please see our dedicated webpages.
For further information on how to apply, please refer to these links:
Our current tuition fees can be checked here
There are a number of sources of funding available for undergraduate students from the EU, and you can check our scholarship and bursaries directory here.
Many undergraduate students from the EU make use of the tuition fee loan scheme made available via Student Finance England. You may also find the ‘Student finance calculator’ useful for your financial planning.
There are a number of sources of funding available for postgraduate students from the EU, and you can check our scholarship and bursaries directory.
Many postgraduate students from the EU make use of the loan scheme. You can find further details, including eligibility criteria here. There is also a useful summary available on our website via the first postgraduate link above.
There are a number of funding opportunities for PhD students from the EU. You can check our ‘funding a PhD’ directory here.