Royal Holloway, University of London: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#563 of 14,131 In the World
#220 of 2,785 In Europe
#46 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#36 of 131 In England
#13 of 1,019 For Paleontology
Top100 For 16 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
17%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate17%
Admissions RequirementsGeneral Certificate of Education (GCE) with 3 passes at Advanced ('A') level; or International European or French Baccalauréat, or equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - December; January-April; May-June)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio10:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
19,531
Citations
1,005,883

Royal Holloway, University of London majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,024 / 134,237
Environmental Science
3,268 / 183,892
Physics
2,812 / 316,821
Biology
2,766 / 170,544
Computer Science
2,554 / 144,163
Psychology
1,988 / 116,485
Geology
1,917 / 108,577
Chemistry
1,653 / 76,524
Medicine
1,509 / 66,930
Business
1,428 / 62,200
Sociology
1,389 / 51,856
Quantum and Particle physics
1,325 / 260,606
Engineering
1,321 / 36,596
Art & Design
1,164 / 15,794
Nuclear Physics
1,008 / 193,663
Economics
890 / 24,563
Mathematics
870 / 31,817
Political Science
862 / 14,923
History
802 / 5,765
Paleontology
750 / 45,559
Ecology
680 / 45,918
Demography
562 / 23,795
Cyber Security
546 / 16,023
Petrology and Geochemistry
531 / 31,269
Earth science and Geophysics
498 / 32,544
Communications and Public Relations
479 / 26,940
Social Psychology
478 / 29,974
Materials Science
471 / 6,799
Cognitive Science
463 / 32,518
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
442 / 22,441
Blockchain and Cryptography
440 / 13,978
Geography and Cartography
387 / 14,025
Classics and Ancient History
386 / 1,738
Condensed Matter Physics
384 / 17,065
Child Psychology
382 / 22,407
Botany
323 / 21,234
Biochemistry
311 / 23,075
Law
311 / 7,042
Political Economy
300 / 5,134
Gender Studies
299 / 10,804

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 108 2010
1992 107 2176
1993 169 2165
1994 232 2430
1995 260 3393
1996 317 3964
1997 325 4521
1998 341 4655
1999 354 5692
2000 388 7050
2001 380 8547
2002 408 10508
2003 477 13896
2004 539 16260
2005 627 18912
2006 676 21781
2007 699 27271
2008 776 30582
2009 885 37124
2010 860 41452
2011 906 48441
2012 1076 63366
2013 1053 72380
2014 1058 76933
2015 1112 87591
2016 1199 87816
2017 1212 82668
2018 1148 82802
2019 1290 88670
2020 1363 95517
2021 1224 102005

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students $11,250
International students $18,750

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences +++

Royal Holloway, University of London alumni

  1. Mark Strong

    Mark Strong
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    film actorstage actorvoice actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Mark Strong is a British actor. He is best known for his film roles such as Prince Septimus in Stardust (2007), Archibald in RocknRolla (2008), Lord Henry Blackwood in Sherlock Holmes (2009), Frank D'Amico in Kick-Ass (2010), Jim Prideaux in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), Sinestro in Green Lantern (2011), George in Zero Dark Thirty (2012), Major General Stewart Menzies in The Imitation Game (2014), Merlin in Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) and Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017), Dr. Thaddeus Sivana in Shazam! (2019), and John in Cruella (2021).

  2. George Eliot

    George Eliot
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1819-1880 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    editoressayistnovelistpoettranslator
    Biography

    Mary Ann Evans, known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, poet, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. She wrote seven novels: Adam Bede (1859), The Mill on the Floss (1860), Silas Marner (1861), Romola (1862–63), Felix Holt, the Radical (1866), Middlemarch (1871–72) and Daniel Deronda (1876). Like Charles Dickens and Thomas Hardy, she emerged from provincial England; most of her works are set there. Her works are known for their realism, psychological insight, sense of place and detailed depiction of the countryside.

  3. Jojo Moyes

    Jojo Moyes
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    writernovelistjournalist
    Biography

    Pauline Sara Jo Moyes, known professionally as Jojo Moyes, is an English journalist and, since 2002, a romance novelist and screenwriter. She is one of only a few authors to have twice won the Romantic Novel of the Year Award by the Romantic Novelists' Association and has been translated into twenty-eight languages.

  4. Lenny Henry

    Lenny Henry
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm actorcomediansingerstand-up comedian
    Biography

    Sir Lenworth George Henry is a British actor, comedian, singer, television presenter and writer. He is known for cofounding the charity Comic Relief and for appearing in TV programmes, including children's entertainment show Tiswas, sitcom Chef! and The Magicians for BBC One. He was formerly married to Dawn French. He is currently the Chancellor of Birmingham City University and will star in the Amazon Prime series The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.

General info

Alternative names RHUL
Founded 1849
Accreditation University of London
Motto Esse Quam Videri
To be, rather than to seem
Academic structure Faculty of Arts
Faculty of History and Social Sciences
Faculty of Sciences
Affiliations and memberships Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

Address Egham Hill
Egham, South East England, TW20 0EX
United Kingdom
Phone +44 (1784) 434 455
Fax +44 (1784) 437 520

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