Royal Holloway, University of London

country rank  45
world rank  663

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University Overview

Established in 1849, Royal Holloway, University of London is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Egham (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), South East England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bedford Square, London. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 169 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym RHUL
Founded 1849
Motto Esse Quam Videri
To be, rather than to seem

University Location

Address Egham Hill
Egham (population range: 2,500-9,999)
TW20 0EX South East England
United Kingdom
T +44 (1784) 434 455
F +44 (1784) 437 520
Other locations Bedford Square, London

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 17,500-20,000 US$
(12,900-14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office The Admissions Office, Royal Holloway
Egham TW20 0EX
+44 (1784) 443355
(1784) 414944

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Royal Holloway, University of London's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Privy Council

Year of first Accreditation


  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Universities UK

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018