Royal Holloway, University of London: Statistics

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#543 of 14,160In the World
#211 of 2,789In Europe
#44 of 163In the United Kingdom
#34 of 131In England
#16 of 1,018For Paleontology
Top100For 18 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
22,240
Citations
1,101,473

Royal Holloway, University of London majors

by publication & citation count

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,670 / 145,598
Environmental Science
3,857 / 206,191
Biology
3,268 / 190,369
Physics
3,026 / 324,206
Computer Science
2,910 / 162,322
Psychology
2,309 / 145,499
Geology
2,295 / 126,558
Chemistry
1,943 / 88,871
Medicine
1,746 / 85,632
Business
1,592 / 66,813
Sociology
1,556 / 54,739
Engineering
1,498 / 37,970
Quantum and Particle physics
1,408 / 269,310
Art & Design
1,320 / 16,174
Nuclear Physics
1,065 / 198,093
Economics
1,058 / 28,595
Mathematics
982 / 32,654
Political Science
934 / 16,489
History
934 / 6,147
Paleontology
926 / 52,818
Ecology
796 / 49,481
Petrology and Geochemistry
622 / 37,300
Demography
619 / 26,857
Cyber Security
613 / 18,086
Earth science and Geophysics
584 / 37,744
Social Psychology
562 / 31,941
Cognitive Science
532 / 43,972
Materials Science
530 / 7,505
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
522 / 28,545
Communications and Public Relations
504 / 28,718
Blockchain and Cryptography
482 / 13,639
Child Psychology
454 / 30,226
Classics and Ancient History
451 / 1,805
Geography and Cartography
443 / 14,382
Condensed Matter Physics
408 / 16,386
Botany
393 / 23,992
Biochemistry
391 / 24,764
Political Economy
373 / 6,836
Law
341 / 6,585
Optical Engineering
332 / 11,847

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990971703
19911051980
19921072137
19931672131
19942242371
19952523352
19963133765
19973154372
19983354565
19993445554
20003786957
20013808555
200239610592
200346613913
200451016161
200562018700
200664421462
200768826856
200876930158
200987736959
201084040972
201187148362
2012104663510
2013103973105
2014103877676
2015109488116
2016116087915
2017119380615
2018113677647
2019127784327
2020130493382

Tuition

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

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
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

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    Mark Strong
    Born in
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    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    film actorvoice actorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Mark Strong is an English 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), and Dr. Thaddeus Sivana in Shazam! (2019). Strong is also well known for providing a voiceover for the preshow etiquette at Vue Cinema.

  2. George Eliot

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    George Eliot
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1819-1880 (aged 61)
    Occupations
    novelisttranslatorphilosopherwriterpoet
    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. They are known for their realism, psychological insight, sense of place and detailed depiction of the countryside.

  3. Jojo Moyes

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    Jojo Moyes
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    journalistnovelistwriter
    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. Jeremy Northam

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    Jeremy Northam
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    singerstage actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Jeremy Philip Northam is an English actor. After a number of television roles, he earned attention as Mr. Knightley in the 1996 film adaptation of Jane Austen's Emma. He has appeared in the films An Ideal Husband, Gosford Park, Amistad, The Winslow Boy, Enigma, and Martin and Lewis, amongst others. He also played Thomas More in the Showtime series The Tudors. From 2016 to 2017 he appeared as Anthony Eden in the Netflix series The Crown.

General info

Alternative namesRHUL
Founded1849
AccreditationUniversity of London
MottoEsse Quam Videri
To be, rather than to seem
Academic structureFaculty of Arts
Faculty of History and Social Sciences
Faculty of Sciences
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
European University Association (EUA)
Universities UK

Location and Contacts

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

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