Royal Holloway, University of London has been ranked in the top 25% of all UK research institutions in the Research Excellence Framework 2021. In Times Higher Education's (THE) analysis and rankings of the REF 2021 results (May 2022), Royal Holloway was ranked 15th in the UK for the overall quality of its research outputs. The university has 1,744 established members of staff working at Royal Holloway across academic, administrative, and support areas (Jan 2022). In addition, it has visiting teachers, student interns, and student staff who work across campus. Also, its staff widely represents countries across the world.


Why choose Royal Holloway University?

  • Globally connected University with 87% research impact (REF 2021).
  • Awarded 5 Stars in QS Stars University Ratings 2021.
  • Diverse student community with 140+ nationalities.
  • Over 30% international students and 65+ country partnerships.
  • Strong campus environment (1st in the UK, top 3 globally - ISB 2022).
  • 96% graduate employability (Graduate Outcomes 2020-21, HESA).
  • Focus on employable skills and international qualifications.
  • Emphasis on lifelong career management skills.
  • Hands-on experience and industry collaboration in courses.
  • High international student satisfaction (91% overall).
  • Strong sense of welcome in the UK (92%).
  • Positive attitude toward international students (95%).
  • Top 10 ranking in the UK for quality teachers and expert lectures.
  • 97% satisfaction with lecture theatres and classrooms.
  • Top-ranking campus environment (1st in the UK, top 3 globally).
  • High student satisfaction with career services support (93%).
At a Glance
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  • Bedford Library, Royal Holloway, University of London, Egham, England TW20 0EY, United Kingdom