With a history of around 230 years, Queen Mary University of London is one of the world’s top 100 Universities (Times Higher Education ranking) and one of the UK’s leading research-focused higher education institutions.
Due to its global network of research and teaching partnerships and its large proportion of international students and staff, QMUL is one of the top 25 most International University in the world (Times Higher Education). Of the total of 21,187 students and over 4,000 staff, 30 per cent are nationals from over 150 different countries.
Queen Mary has made a strategic commitment to the highest quality of research.
We have invested in this principle by systematically recruiting the best academics in their disciplines from around the world.
The results of the most recent national research assessment (REF 2014) have confirmed our place in the very top group of universities in the UK, with an overall ranking of 9th in the UK among multi faculty universities and 5th for the percentage of 3* and 4* research outputs.