London, England—Study Abroad
This program is offered through Globalinks at Queen Mary-University of London.
Queen Mary is one of the largest colleges of the internationally renowned University of London. The College has a student population of over 16,000 students, around 20% of whom are from overseas, contributing to a truly cosmopolitan environment that is extremely welcoming to students from all over the world.
Queen Mary is one of London and the UK's leading research-focused higher education institutions. Queen Mary's 3,000 staff deliver world class degree programmes and research across a wide range of subjects in Humanities, Social Sciences and Laws, in Medicine and Dentistry and in Science and Engineering.
The results of the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, published in December 2008, confirmed Queen Mary’s place in the very top group of research-led universities.
Overall, the Times Higher Education, ranked Queen Mary 13th in the country for the quality of its research and the Guardian even higher, placing Queen Mary 11th in the UK.
Queen Mary is a campus based university and all Study Abroad students are offered housing on campus giving every opportunity for participants to fully integrate with other Queen Mary students. Studying and living on the Queen Mary campus gives all the benefits of a campus community as well as the limitless opportunities of living in London. The fast developing 2012 Olympics site is also just one mile east of the College campus and the Olympic stadium and other buildings can already be seen from the campus.
Queen Mary has been a popular destination for US students studying abroad for more than thirty years and the College has a wealth of experience in meeting the academic and social needs of this group of students.