Queen Mary University of London is one of the largest colleges in the University of London and one of the few in London with a fully integrated teaching, research and residential campus. Our unique setting gives students the benefit of both large campus environment and access to countless academic and social opportunities in London – one of the great world cities. With around 23,000 students, 4,000 staff and an annual turnover of £300m, we are one of the biggest University of London colleges. Queen Mary is one of only 24 universities making up the prestigious Russell Group, which represents the leading universities in the UK.
Queen Mary has made a strategic commitment to the highest quality of research. We have invested in this principle by systematically recruiting the best academics in their disciplines from around the world. Following the most recent Research Assessment Exercise (RAE 2014), ranked us 9th in the UK for the quality of Research and staff to student ratio. Ranked 15th in the UK and 116th in the world by Times Higher Education (2016-17), Queen Mary is now one of 24 leading UK Universities represented by the Russell Group, which is committed to the very best research, and an outstanding teaching and learning experience. QMUL is rated particularly highly for the number of international students on campus. With students and staff from more than 150 countries, it is ranked as the world’s 25th ‘most international’ university for students. Top employers recognise the quality of a University of London degree from Queen Mary, so our graduates stand out from the crowd. Our graduates are consistently in the top 10 for graduate starting salaries in the UK (The Sunday Times University Guide 2015).