Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL)
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Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL)

Queen Mary University of London is a Russell Group university with a difference – one that opens the doors of opportunity to anyone with the potential to succeed. A unique place of world-leading research and open inclusivity, it lives and breathes its heritage and is embedded in the communities it serves.

Queen Mary has a distinguished history, dating back to 1123 (the foundation of St Bartholomew’s Hospital). We gained our Royal Charter in 1934 and Queen Mary now ranks among the top 20 universities in the UK (THE World University Rankings 2024).

We teach and research across a wide range of subjects in the humanities, social sciences, law, medicine and dentistry, and science and engineering.

Top reasons to study at Queen Mary:

  • 93% of Queen Mary students are employed or in further study within 15 months of graduation (Graduate Outcome Survey 2023).
  • For September 2024/25, Queen Mary offers generous scholarships, like the Global Talent Scholarship and Masters Scholarships, up to £4,000 for eligible students.
  • Queen Mary was ranked in the top 10% of universities worldwide and top 5 in London, voted as the world's best student city (QS 2024).
  • Queen Mary is ranked 14th in the world and 5th in the UK (THE World University Ranking 2024), and joint 7th for the quality of research in the latest 2021 REF.


Rooted in London's dynamic East End, Queen Mary offers students an exceptional learning experience, with access to state-of-the-art facilities and teaching inspired by our world-leading research. In our innovative learning environment, students and staff collaborate to create excellence in education, engagement, employability, and the learning environment itself. Graduates of Russell Group universities, like Queen Mary, typically earn 10% more over a lifetime (Department for Education 2018). Queen Mary ranked in the top 9% of universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2024), and our Dentistry, English and Law courses are ranked in the global top 50 (QS Subject Rankings 2023). 

As a Queen Mary student, you’ll be well placed to make the transition into your chosen career or further study. We’ll work with you to give you the guidance, tools and opportunities you need to boost your skills and gain confidence. We’ll tailor your development around your schedule and what you want to do - whether that’s an industry placement, a part time job, or improving your CV. You’ll leave us ready to face the future on your terms.

  • Study a professionally focused master’s programme, with the opportunity to take part in industry placements , and paid internships.
  • Access the advice you need, from career choice and r interview workshops, through to being mentored by a Queen Mary alumnus.
Times Good University Guide 2024 Ranking 46/131
Guardian 2024 Ranking 73/121
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