Queen Mary University of London

London, United Kingdom

  • 1882

  • 35.0%

    International Students
  • 13

    No. of Programs
  • 126

    QS World University Rankings
  • Yes

  • Yes

    Hostel Accomodation


History, Affiliations & Rankings

With a history dating back to 1785, Queen Mary University Of London is one of the leading research universities in the UK. The university is the third-largest college of the University of London. The university is well-reputed and a member of Russell Group which is itself a quality statement for the university. The university is also known well for its medical teaching and also holds the world’s largest health science center. The University has affiliations from Alan Turing Institute, ACU, EUA, IPEM, LIDC, Russell Group, SEPnet, SES, UCL Partners, Universities UK, University of London and Institute in Paris. QS ranking ranks the university at #=114 in its Global World Ranking 2020. Times Higher Education ranks the university at =110th in the World University Rankings 2020.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

The university has a very beautiful campus and is an attraction in London. It is home to the octagon which was originally the QMUL library. The university also holds artistic halls with substantial capacity for the attendants. University also has facilities like restaurants, café-bar, shops, and other facilities for the student. The university holds five campuses across London namely Mile End, Whitechapel, West Smithfield, Charterhouse Square, and Lincoln’s Inn Fields. The university campus at Mile End is the largest, that is self-contained, of any London based Russell Group University. The Whitechapel campus has Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry along with the medical library and the prized possession of QMUL, the award-winning Blizard Institute of Cell and Molecular Science. The university is very old and provides a wide variety of streams to choose from. It provides options in the field of Science, engineering, life science, and Social Sciences. But the university is well known for its Drams, Dentistry, and Healthcare stream.

Accomplishments & Alumni

Roughly 25% of the income is research income which is evident by the focus given to the research facilities. It was also ranked 5th in the UK for the quality of the research output. The quality of education can also be derived from the fact that there are 9 Nobel prize winners in the QMUL family. It was also the first Russell Group to offer degree apprenticeship programs. It is also the first university to receive the Gold watermark from the National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement. Notable alumni include Graham Chapman, the comedian,  Sir Richard Owen, the Biologist, Guoni Th. Johannesson, the President of Iceland, Sir Ronal Ross who discovered the life-cycle of Malarial parasites and many more.

Student Diversity & Visiting Companies

When it comes to student diversity, QMUL is sure to provide a cross-cultural experience. Being a member of Russell Group, the university attracts students from across the globe. Coming from around 160 countries, almost 40% of the students are international at QMUL. The total strength of students is roughly divided into 21 academic schools and institutes. The research leading facility has also become a center of attraction for most students. Apart from the 40% international students, 11% are from the EU which further adds to the on-campus world-class experience. The ratio of males to females is close to equal. The students from this university find their way very easily in big companies like Google, P&G, Barclays, IBM, Oracle, Cisco,  Accenture, and many more.

COVID-19 Response 

Check the latest update regarding on-campus return and vaccination at Queen Mary University of London for the 2021 academic session below: 

  • After the confirmation from the UK government that allows higher education institutions to offer in-person classes after May 17th 2021, the students of  Queen Mary University of London can return to campus for in-person classes. 

  • The  Queen Mary University of London is looking forward to offering in-person classes with the necessary safety and precautionary measures. It will start welcoming students to their campus in the coming weeks.

  • There is no restriction on the number of students who can join the in-person classes as the university continues to maintain COVID- 19 safety measures on campus.


The vaccination rules are defined by the UK Government according to which any person travelling to other countries and later returning to the UK from specified countries must be fully vaccinated. The visitors must prove full vaccination on arrival in the country without which the entry will be restricted. 

Also Read: Successful Vaccination Drive Makes UK Top Study Abroad Destination - Survey

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Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom Scholarship

Business and Management Global Talent Scholarships

Amount - 4000 Euros 
No. of Students - 20 
Deadline - 1st of May 
Level - Undergraduate 
Courses - B.Sc in Business Management, B.Sc in Business with Law, B.Sc in Marketing & Management, B.Sc in Accounting & Management  

Eligibility Criteria for Business & Management Global Scholarships 

  • Candidates should have an offer letter of the Queen Mary University of London. 
  • This scholarship is only for international students. 
  • Applicants must have an excellent academic record to get this scholarship 

How to Apply

Candidates have to apply for this scholarship online before 1st May. On successful submission of the application, candidates will receive a paper that would include short essays via email. Submission of essays will complete the application process for Business and Management Global Scholarship.

Aldgate and Allhallows Foundation Scholarship

Amount - 1,250 Euros per year for three years
No of Students - 10
Deadline -  November 
Level - Undergraduate 
Courses - All

Eligibility Criteria for Aldgate and Allhallows Foundation Scholarship

  • Applicants must be less than 25 years old. 
  • The scholarship is provided only to first year students 

Children of Alumni Award

Amount - 1,000 Euros
No. of Students - Unlimited
Deadline -  NA
Level - Undergraduate, Post Graduation, PhD
Courses - All

Eligibility Criteria for Children of Alumni Award

  • Applicants must be pursuing a full time course from the university. 
  • The amount will be adjusted automatically in the tuition fee of the candidate. 
  • Candidate must be a child of QMUL Alumni. 

Elite Athlete

Amount - Not Fixed
No. of Students - Unlimited
Deadline -  NA
Level - Undergraduate, Masters
Courses - All

Depending on the performance of applicants,there are two levels of support that are provided to candidates, have a look at the: 

Gold level support

Silver level support

Up to 300 Euros for sport related expenses including travel and accommodation to competitions. 

Up to 150 Euros for sport related expenses including travel and accommodation to competitions.

Individual Strength and Conditioning Support

Individual Strength and Conditioning Support

Elite Athlete Kit

Elite Athlete Kit

All BUCS Entry Fees

All BUCS Entry Fees

Qmotion Annual Gym Membership

Qmotion Annual Gym Membership

Campus Location

Queen Mary University of London

Mile End Road London E1 4NS

https://www.qmul.ac.uk/international-students/countries/india/ | +91 11 4212 4130 | j.kaur@qmul.ac.uk

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