There is a growing number of Ugandan students at Royal Holloway.
The Regional Manager responsible for Uganda is Sam Gibson. For further information or assistance with making an application please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The qualifications we accept
Applicants to Royal Holloway come from a diverse range of backgrounds and we accept a broad range of qualifications to our courses. Each applicant is considered carefully on their individual merits, but please see below for the standard minimum entry requirements for students from Uganda.
Ugandan Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE)
Three subjects at principal level can be accepted as A level equivalents on a grade for grade basis. Grade 1 or 2 in Ugandan Certificate of Education is also required.
Students who have successfully completed a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA at an accredited university will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway Master's degree programme. Exact requirements will depend upon the programme and the university you have studied at, but most departments will ask for either a Class II Lower Division/GPA 3.0 or an Class II Upper Division/GPA 4.0.
Research Degree (MPhil/PhD)
Students who have successfully completed a Master's degree in an appropriate subject with good grades/GPA at an accredited university will be considered for entry to a Royal Holloway MPhil/PhD programme. Individual departments have their own entry requirements and prospective students are encouraged to contact their chosen department for more information.
English Language requirements
To apply to any of our courses, you need to prove a minimum level of English language proficiency.
Completing Ugandan Certificate in Education in English Grade 1 or 2, or successfully completing a degree in Uganda taught in English will meet our English language requirements.
Students who do not quite make the English language requirements may be able to take a pre-sessional English language programme.
How to apply
Royal Holloway in Uganda
The local Ugandan community
There is a growing African community at Royal Holloway. There are a range of societies and groups for Ugandan students, both on the campus and in the local area. First and foremost the Afro-Caribbean society supported by the Student's Union, alongside faith societies, such as our Christian Union.
Royal Holloway is a multi-faith community, with many different beliefs represented on campus and excellent cooperation between faiths both on campus and in the local community. For information about our College Chaplaincy and the numerous on-campus faith groups, please see our Faith Support pages.
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