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St Mary's University

About University

Founded in 1850, St Mary's University in London has a long and distinguished history. Situated in a safe, green suburb near the river, the campus is only half an hour from Central London, offering students the best of both worlds.

There is a strong focus on high quality teaching, with St Mary’s achieving Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017, and on providing students with work placements as part of their Undergraduate degree.

The university has a welcoming community of around 6,000 students, 10% of whom are international. It offers a nurturing environment with a high level of support from our staff and student services, helping students to quickly feel at home.

St Mary's is one of London's top-performing sports institutions and provides students with Olympic-quality sports facilities equipped to world-class standards.


Tuition fees

Tuition & Fees
2018/19 non-EU undergraduate fees £11,220
2018/19 non-EU postgraduate fees £13,650
MA Teaching and Learning with QTS £17,000
(total fee for two years)

Scholarships and bursaries

We offer a number of St Mary's international student scholarships available to new, full-time undergraduate and postgraduate taught degree students. Our scholarship packages are evaluated each year to ensure they best fit international student needs. The scholarships are open to prospective full-time students in any subject area. You can apply for a St Mary's scholarship award if you are an international student (non-EU) and have an offer of a place on a degree programme at St Mary's University for 2018/2019 entry.

For an updated list of the international scholarships available, please visit:

Admission Procedure

There are three ways for international students to apply for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at St Mary's.


Apply online directly to St Mary's

If St Mary's is your only choice of institution and you do not wish to indicate any other universities on your application, then we are able to accept direct applications via our International Undergraduate online application system:

Apply through UCAS

If you are applying to more than one UK university, you may want to apply through UCAS (the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service). Our UCAS codes can be found on the website on each course page.


You can apply online to study a Masters degree by visiting the relevant course page and clicking on 'Apply for this Course'. Applications should be accompanied by two references and a copy of the certificate of the highest qualification you have gained to date. If you are still waiting to obtain your final Bachelors degree, you can submit your most recent academic transcript. You are normally required to have at least a second class honours degree from a UK university or an equivalent overseas qualification. The International Admissions Team at St Mary's is experienced in dealing with qualifications from all over the world. For more information about the specific requirements for your country, please visit or email

Contact Details

St Mary's University
International Department
Waldegrave Road
Twickenham, London TW1 4SX

St Mary's University
North American Office
53 W. Jackson Blvd, Suite 1115
Chicago, IL 60604, USA

Phone: UK + 44 (0) 20 8240 4192

Phone: USA +1 312-451-8014


Prospective students from North America can also email



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