Royal Holloway, University of London is a public research university in Egham, UK. Royal Holloway College, originally a women-only college, was founded by the Victorian entrepreneur Thomas Holloway in 1879, but later merged with Bedford New College. The university has strong links and exchange programmes with institutions like Yale University, the University of Toronto, and the University of Hong Kong.
The university comprises of three faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences; Faculty of Management, Economics, and Law; and Faculty of Science. Each faculty contains numerous departments within. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 14:1. The total student population at the university is more than 9,900 students of which over 7,400 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs.
The Royal Holloway University offers a wide choice of programmes including single honors, joint honors and major-minor degrees. All undergraduate programs have the opportunity to study abroad, either as an additional year or an integral part of the degree. Many of the university’s degree programs offer work placements as part of their programs.
The university has partnered with Study Group to provide academic tuition and language support for international students who do not yet reach the requirements for entry to a Royal Holloway undergraduate degree and provide pathways in Arts and Social Sciences; Management and Economics; and Sciences. It also offers an English Language Preparation course for students whose English language level just falls below the entry requirement for the International Foundation Year. Once the student completes the program and achieves the specified grades, the student can then enter the first year of their chosen undergraduate degree at Royal Holloway, University of London.
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Notable Alumni: Dame Janet Finch (Vice-Chancellor of Keele University), Martin Buck (Fellow of the Royal Society), Janet Fookes, Baroness Fookes (politician), Gladys Misick Morrell (Bermudian suffragette leader).
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