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UCAS code: R72

Royal Holloway is a research-intensive university with a beautiful campus in Egham, Surrey, as well as a central London base in Bedford Square. It’s home to about 12,000 students and offers courses across six academic schools including business, arts, humanities and science. It was founded 170 years ago as a college for women, and continues to challenge conventions today.
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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Sporty

65%

Medium

Political

68%

High

Creative

65%

Medium

Varied union activities

72%

Medium

Diverse local nightlife

35%

Low

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £20k Medium
% of graduates in work or further study 95% Low
Student satisfaction score 79% Low

Number of students

12,485

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

78%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

1%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

45%

of students are male

Young / Mature

6%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

17%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

269 comments (73 students)
    • Five stars: Excellent

      2024, 3rd year student, Politics

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    • Three stars: Good

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    • One star: Poor

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    • Four stars: Great

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