Queen Mary University of London

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)  is one of the UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions.

With around 17,840 students, 4,000 staff, and an annual turnover of £300m, we are one of the biggest University of London colleges. We teach and research across a wide range of subjects in the humanities, social sciences, law, medicine and dentistry, and science and engineering.

Based in a creative and culturally diverse area of east London, we are the only London university able to offer a completely integrated residential campus, with a 2,000-bed award-winning student village at our Mile End home.

We are one of 24 leading UK universities represented by the Russell Group, that are committed to maintaining the very best research, an outstanding teaching and learning experience, excellent graduate employability and unrivalled links with business and the public sector.

Chevening and Queen Mary University of London

Chevening Scholars at QMUL form part of an elite cohort of International Scholars. Each year QMUL organise opportunities for these scholars to network with each other and various sponsor and embassy contacts at their annual scholars reception hosted by the principal and president. 

QMUL says: 'Queen Mary University of London partners with Chevening in order to attract the best talent from around the world. In partnering with Chevening, we are playing our part in training the brightest and best from around the world. Chevening Scholars will go on to stellar careers through which they will foster closer and stronger relationships between the UK and their home country, whilst remaining lifelong ambassadors for Queen Mary University of London.'

Who do Queen Mary University of London support?

QMUL welcomes applications from all Chevening-eligible countries in any subject. 

All applicants who wish to be considered for an award at QMUL are encouraged to select QMUL as their first preference in their Chevening application.

This year, QMUL will also generously co-sponsor a number of Chevening Awards, eligibile for specific courses, or for applicants from specific countries. There are three options to choose from.

Option one

The following awards are open to applicants from all eligible Chevening countries:

Option two

Available to applicants from the following countries:

  • Cameroon
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Kenya
  • Rwanda
  • South Africa
  • Swaziland
  • Tanzania
  • Zimbabwe
  • Zambia

Wishing to study one of the following degrees: 

Option three

Available to applicants from the following countries:

  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Georgia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Moldova
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tajikistan
  • Ukraine
  • Uzbekistan

Wishing to study one of the following degrees:

All applicants who wish to be considered for one of the above opportunities are encouraged to select the relevant degree at Queen Mary University of London as their first preference in their Chevening application.