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An international outlook

Welcome from Royal Holloway, we are one of the most international universities in the UK. Students from more than 130 countries live and study here.

A warm welcome

Whoever you are and wherever you are from, we’ll make you feel welcome. We have a dedicated team who can help you with any questions you may have about studying at Royal Holloway and offer help with your application. You can find who is responsible for your country/region and direct any confirmation and clearing questions here.

Qualifications we accept

We accept a broad range of qualifications from many different countries. To find out what qualifications we accept from any particular country, please visit our find your country/region pages. Once you have selected your course and wish to apply, any questions about the application process, fees and funding and accommodation can be found on our Applying pages. 

You can find further information about our English Language requirements here. We also offer a range of Pre-Sessional English Language Programmes should you not quite meet our requirements.

We also have our International Study Centre located on our Egham campus which offers a range of pathway programmes such as International Foundation Year, International Year One and a Pre-Masters course to help you onto your desired course at Royal Holloway.

Explore our Campus

We hold a number of open days throughout the year. If you are unable to attend an open day we also offer campus tours which can be self led or if you contact international@rhul.ac.uk we will do our best to arrange a tour for you.

Alternatively if you are unable to visit our campus we have a virtual experience for you to see what our beautiful campus and amazing facilities have to offer!

International Student Support

Our International Student Support team can also advise you on visa and immigration information and advice and tips about how to prepare for, and make the most of your time in the UK which you can find in the International Student Handbook.

Our International Student Support office is open Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm. Email internationaladvice@royalholloway.ac.uk or call +44 (0)1784 27 6222/6168.

View our International student guide

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