International students

Information for students from Uzbekistan

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 10 students from Uzbekistan studying at Queen Mary who are enrolled on a range of degree programmes at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, such as Law, Economics, Biomedical Materials, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, International Financial Management and Foundation.


Entry requirements

Recognition of Uzbek Qualifications for Undergraduate Level


  • Students holding the Diploma of Completion of Secondary Education or the Diploma of Specialised Secondary Education must take a Foundation Course before pursuing an undergraduate programme.
  • Applicants holding a Diploma of Post-Secondary Vocational Education might be eligible for admission to a Bachelors degree.
  • In both cases, students must have achieved 4 out of 5 to be eligible for entry to their course

For information on applying to study for a foundation course at Queen Mary, please refer to English language and foundation courses.


Please see the Entry Level Guidelines for English Language for full details.

For details on the University of London External Diploma/Degree transfers, please click here.

For information on applying to study for an undergraduate course at Queen Mary, please refer to Undergraduate study.

Recognition of Uzbek Qualifications for Graduate Level

Masters degrees (all one year)


The exact requirements will depend on the programme you are applying for but the following qualifications will be considered for entry onto a Queen Mary Master’s degree. Bachelor degree grade equivalents from Uzbekistan which are comparable to UK Undergraduate degree classifications:

First Class equivalent 1:1Upper Second Class equivalent2:1High Second class lower equivalent 2:2Standard Second class lower equivalent
90% or 4.5 out of 5 80% or 4 out of 5 75% or 3.7 out of 5 70% or 3.4 out of 5


Please see the for full details.
For information on applying to study for a postgraduate programme at Queen Mary, please refer to postgraduate study.

Research degree (MPhil/PhD: 3 years)


  • The usual entrance requirement for a research degree is a Master's degree from a UK university. However many departments also accept students with an upper second class Bachelor’s degree from a UK university
  • Students from Uzbekistan should have a Bachelor and Master degree with a 4 out of 5 – depending on the chosen course


Please see the for full details.
For information on applying to study for a postgraduate programme at Queen Mary, please refer to postgraduate study.

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Scholarships and Funding

Queen Mary offers various scholarships to encourage excellent students to study with us. Please see our International Scholarships page for more information.

We are also host institutions for a number of Chevening Scholarship holders each year.  See here for further details on the Chevening awards:

In country representatives

The British Council provides comprehensive advice on many aspects of study in the UK. Their website includes information on application procedures - including a sample UCAS form, guidance for completing the on-line UCAS application, funding etc.


British Council
13th Floor, Block A
International Business Centre
107B, Amir Temur Street,
Tashkent, 100084, Uzbekistan
Tel: +998 71 205 0660

Visits to your country

Country manager

Anita Walton is the Country Manager for Uzbekistan and is happy to help any of our prospective Uzbek students with any questions they might have about the university.

Anita Walton
International Officer

Tel +44 (0)20 7882 6525

Please let me know if you need any other information.

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