Location London, England   
 Courses Undergraduate,Master, PhD   
  • Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Management, Economics and Law
  • Faculty of Science
 Student life
  • Royal Holloway Students' Union (SURHUL) actively represents and provides a service for the needs and interests of all students studying at Royal Holloway.
  • Mosques: The Islamic Cultural Centre and the London Central Mosque.


About Royal Holloway, University of London 

Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL)  is a public research university and a constituent college of the federal University of London. Royal Holloway, University of London, is ranked in the top 30 universities in the UK (Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2018) and the top 200 universities in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 2017-18).  Through world-class research that expands minds and changes lives, the dedication of our teachers and the feel of the Royal Holloway experience, ours is a community that inspires individuals to succeed academically, socially and personally.

Why Choose Royal Holloway?

Excellent reputation

Royal Holloway, University of London, is ranked in the top 200 universities in the world. Students are some of the most satisfied with a National Student Survey score of 88 per cent, placing the university top among the University of London institutions and the larger London-based universities.  

Outstanding campus with a brilliant location

The campus is  one of the world’s most beautiful with everything you need right on your doorstep. Our teaching spaces, high-quality accommodation,  sports centre,  and cafés are all set in 135 acres of parkland and forest. 

Active community

People from more than 130 countries live and study here, with over 100 student societies to take part in. The university is ranked 11th in the UK for 'international outlook' in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017/18.


Royal Holloway's beautiful campus and surrounding area are a great place to live. You can choose from a great range of accommodation, each with its own identity, providing a comfortable home so you can make the most of your time at university. You can find out all you need to know about living at Royal Holloway and how to make an application for Halls by clicking on the information below.