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Queen Mary University of London (qmul) — public non-profit university. It is located in London, United Kingdom. As a member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), 1994 Group, Universities UK, qmul is actively working on developing the academic environment.
The university is one of the top-150 universities in the world. The university is highly rated by the independent university ranking THE. It is in the top-120.
qmul does research in different fields of study and offers bachelor, master and doctorate programs.
At qmul, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees here are different for locals and foreigners. For locals, it starts from 4,818 USD, and for foreigners — a minimum of 9,331 USD. With the help of scholarships, students can partially or fully cover the cost of education. The exact cost of programs and information on the availability of scholarships can be found on the website of the university.
It is necessary to pay attention to other costs: accommodation, transportation, study materials, food, and personal expenses.
11 years of school is not enough to get into qmul. Since students study longer in United Kingdom, you must first eliminate the academic difference — study for a year at a university in your home country, or take one of the preparatory programs (A-Levels, IB, Foundation, etc.). Before applying, you need to pass the IELTS, PTE or TOEFL exam. The minimum IELTS score is 5. The TOEFL score is not lower than 79. Applicants will need a subject exam — A-Level. Upon admission, an IB diploma is accepted.
Master's degree at qmul
The admission committee of the university takes into account the previous academic performance of the student. In order to enroll at qmul for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 91. IELTS — 5.5 or higher. There is an opportunity to study at qmul via online master's programs.
Doctorate degree at qmul
If you decide to pursue a career in science and enroll in a doctoral program, you must pass the language exam — IELTS, PTE, TOEFL or CAE. For enrollment, you need to pass TOEFL with 92 points. The minimum score for IELTS is 6.5.
The campus of qmul is located in London. The urban campus is suitable for those students who, firstly, are used to independence, and secondly, cannot imagine their life without the hustle and bustle of a big metropolis. The educational institution has its own library. Here, students do their homework or just have a good time reading an interesting book. Not only locals study at qmul, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.
To stay in the country for another year after graduation, you need to renew your student visa or apply for a job seeker visa. Graduates of qmul find jobs without difficulty. One of the reasons is the good reputation of the university among employers, according to the results of the QS ranking. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.