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Queen Mary University of London

About Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University (QMUL) is a public research institution located in London, England. Established as London Medical College in 1785, and officially granted university status in 1887.

It's one of the most diverse higher education institutions in the world, with staff and students from over 160 nationalities across its network.

Nearly 90 percent of home students come from state schools, with more than 50 percent of home students becoming the first to go to university within their families. More than 65 per cent of students are BAME (Black, Asian and ethnic minority).

Over 270 undergraduate and 300 postgraduate programs are offered across three faculties: Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Engineering, and Medicine and Dentistry.

Queen Mary has the largest academic health science center in the world, and is well recognized at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry for its scientific teaching and research. Queen Mary's Medical School comprises special cardiology units, infectious diseases, surgery, and dentistry.

Queen Mary is part of the Russell Group, comprising 24 leading UK universities dedicated to ensuring the best science, an excellent teaching and learning environment, and unrivaled business and public-sector links.

Queen Mary University of London Campus 

Queen Mary has five campuses in Mile End, Whitechapel, Charterhouse Square, Lincoln's Inn Fields and West Smithfield in East and Central London, as well as international campuses in Europe (Paris, Piraeus, Malta) and Asia (China, Singapore).

Queen Mary University of London Location Specialities 

Mile End, is one of London's largest self contained campuses. Located next to the historic Regent's Canal, it has everything you need to work, research and socialise, from cafes, bars and nightclubs to a 24-hour library, computer labs and sports facilities.

London is the UK's capital and is home to nearly 8 million residents. It boasts a diverse population, with different areas marked by different moods, different languages and different cultures. More than 100,000 international students from 43 universities live in the city, and it attracts 15 million tourists a year for its world-famous museums, restaurants, parks, culture and nightlife.

Mile End and Whitechapel, are well connected with the rest of the city, UK, and beyond.


  • University provides a number of inexpensive housing on or near our Mile End, Whitechapel and Charterhouse Square campuses.
  • The Mile End campus contains more than 2,000 spaces, making it one of London's largest residential campuses. All housing is in self-catering apartments and villas.
  • The Dawson Hall (Charterhouse Square) and Floyer House (Whitechapel campus) offers dedicated accommodation for medical and dental students.

Queen Mary University of London Ranking

  • #201-300 Universities Rankings - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2020
  • #114 World University Ranking - QS 2021
  • #110 University Ranking - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021
  • #35 University Ranking (UK) - The Complete University Guide 2021
  • #68 University Rankings - The Guardian 2021
  • #114 Global Universities - US News & World Report 2021

Queen Mary University of London Course Rankings

Queen Mary University of London Business Courses

  • #37 Master in Finance - FT (Financial Times) 2016
  • #201-250 Accounting & Finance - QS 2020
  • #201-250 PG Business and Economics - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021
  • #38 Business & Management Studies (UK) - The Complete University Guide 2021
  • #19 Accounting & Finance Ranking - The Complete University Guide 2021
  • #63 Accounting & Finance Rankings - The Guardian 2021
  • #61 Business, Management & Marketing - The Guardian 2021

Queen Mary University of London Engineering Courses

  • #200 Engineering and Technology - QS 2020
  • #101-125 PG Engineering and Technology - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021
  • #33 Electrical & Electronic Engineering - The Complete University Guide 2021
  • #35 Mechanical Engineering Ranking - The Complete University Guide 2021
  • #66 Mechanical Engineering - The Guardian 2021
  • #44 Electronic & Electrical Engineering - The Guardian 2021

Queen Mary University of London Computers Courses

  • #101-125 PG Computers - THE (Times Higher Education) 2021
  • #37 Computer Science - The Complete University Guide 2021

Teaching Quality

The reputation for teaching has been recognised with a Silver rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework

Queen Mary University of London Academic Divisions

  • The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, 
  • The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences 
  • The Faculty of Science and Engineering and Barts.

Why Queen Mary University, London?

  • Member of the Russel Group of Leading UK Universities
  • 2nd in the UK for international outlook (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020) 
  • Ranked 110th globally (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020) 
  • Campus based in East London (one of the most fashionable parts of the city)
  • Top 50 in the World Dentistry, drama, film and law ranked in the global top 50 (QS Subject rankings 2020). 

How to Reach? Or Travel

  • A good tube, mainline rail services, and bus public transport network allow all campuses easily available.
  • It's just 5 minutes to Liverpool Street from Mile End station on the underground and 15 minutes to Oxford Circus.
  • London has good connections across the rest of the UK.

Queen Mary University of London Tuition Fees

Courses Duration Tuition Fees
Engineering (5 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 23950
Science (9 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 19250 - GBP 25950
Arts (2 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 19250
Law (2 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 21950 - GBP 24950
Information Technology (IT) (2 Courses) 1 year GBP 25950
Management (10 Courses) 1 Year - 3 Year GBP 19250 - GBP 25950

Queen Mary University Of London Scholarships / Financial Aid

  • Queen Mary awards a wide range of funding opportunities for undergraduate and postgraduate students.
  • Most scholarships at Queen Mary are merit-based.
  • Some of the scholarships available at Queen Mary include
    • Chevening Scholarships with varying worth
    • Commonwealth scholarships with varying worth
    • Norman Palmer Partial Scholarship covering 30% of tuition fee
    • Queen Mary Global Excellence Scholarships with varying worth
    • Snowdon Masters Scholarship worth 30,000 GBP
    • Walter Oldershaw Award worth 3,000 GBP
  • Apart from the university scholarships, there are various external funding bodies providing financial aids to help international students cover the cost of attendance.

Queen Mary University, London Famous Aluminis

  • Bruce Dickinson (Iron Maiden)
  • J. G. Ballard (Author)
  • Graham Chapman (Comedian and actor, Monty Python)
  • Sir Peter Mansfield (Nobel Laureate, Physiology or Medicine)
  • Bill O’Reilly (Television presenter and political commentator)

Queen Mary University of London English Language Requirement

Applicants whose first language is not English are required to present a show proof of English language proficiency by taking one of the following tests and obtaining a score not below the minimum scores acceptable by the school:

Test Undergraduate Postgraduate
IELTS 6.0 6.5
PTE Academic 57 62
TOEFL iBT 79 92
Cambridge C1 Advanced 169 176
Cambridge C2 Proficiency 169 176

Queen Mary University, London English Language Requirements:

  • IELTS – Academic overall score of 6.5 with 6.0 in Writing, and 5.5 in Reading, Listening and Speaking.
  • TOEFL – 92 overall including 21 in Writing, 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening and 20 in Speaking.
  • PTE – Academic overall score of 62 including 57 in Writing, and 51 in Reading, Listening and Speaking.

The Requirements may Defer for some Programs.

For Course Specific Entry RequirementsClick HERE.

Queen Mary University Of London Highlights

University Type Public University
Campus Setting Urban
No. of Campuses 5
Graduate Job Rate 94.2%
Research Funding £22 million
Cost of Attendance About £27,500
Applications Accepted Online
Work-Study Available
Intake Type Semester wise
Mode of Program Full time and online

Queen Mary University of London Average Tuition Fees And Other Expenses

The cost of attendance for the 2020/2021 academic session is presented on the table below

Fees Amount (GBP)
Tuition 16,733 – 22,750
Accommodation 7,750 – 13,250
Meal 1,200 – 4,850
Miscellaneous 1,340 – 2,900
Total 27,023 – 43,750

Note: Fee payment in installments is available

Know more about Studying in UK

Tuition Fees in UK (1st Year Average) MS: £17276 | MBA: £17276 | BE/Btech: £16632 | BBA: £15130 | BSc: £16632 | MFin: £19000 | MA: £15560 | MIM: £18241 | MEM: £16950 | MArch: £14271 | BHM: £12662 | MIS: £15344 | MEng: £12876 | MBBS: £28865| MPharm: £15452
Average Accomodation & Food Costs in UK £850 to £1,050 a month
Entrance Exams in UK TOEFL: 88 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 59 | GMAT: 590
Work and Study in UK Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.
Post Study Work Permit in UK 2 Year after graduation depending on the course.
Cost of Student Visa in UK £348
Student Visa in UK Your nationality, duration of your stay and purpose of your stay are the three essential factors for UK visa. For Non-EU students UK visa is mandatory.
Intakes in UK There are mainly two intakes in UK: January/February & September/October.
Top Job Sectors in UK IT Engineering, Product Design, Mobile Development, Designers, Logistics, etc.
Economy in UK Growth Rate: 1.3% (2018) 1.4% (2019) 1.4% (2020e), 6th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal

Queen Mary University of London Average Tuition Fee Per Year


£ 21,012


£ 19,278

Costs per year

Overall cost of living

£ 12,934

Campus accommodation

£ 7,118

Please note that fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.