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St Mary's University warmly welcomes students from Chile.

St Mary's has a lively and diverse student community, with students from over 100 countries outside the UK representing approximately 10% of its 6,000 students.

Below you will find lots of useful information for Chilean applicants, but if you still have more questions, please feel free to email

Entry requirements

Undergraduate academic requirements

Applicants who have completed the Licencia de Educación Media are required to complete an International Foundation programme, IB or A Levels prior to being admitted to an undergraduate course at St Mary's University. 

Students who have completed the first year of a Chilean university degree programme will normally be accepted for undergraduate entry.

Postgraduate academic requirements

Completion of a four year Licenciado/Título Profesional from a recognised university.

English EquivalentChilean Degree: Grade Point Average (7.0)
2:1 5.5
2:2 5.0

English language requirements

If English is not your first language you will be required to evidence your English language ability required for academic study. Please see our English Language Requirements page for our standard entry requirements.

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For more information on how to apply as an international student please visit our section on  International Application Information.

Undergraduate applicants   Postgraduate applicants


Chilean students who are offered a place to study at St Mary’s will automatically be considered for one of St Mary's International Student Scholarships – these are available to new, full-time undergraduate and postgraduate taught degree students in any subject area.

For undergraduate applicants, the scholarship is worth up-to £3000 off the cost of your first year tuition fee. For postgraduate applicants the scholarship is worth up-to £3000 off the total cost of your tuition fee.

St Mary's in Chile

St Mary's staff regularly engage with potential students from Chile.

If you have any questions about studying at St Mary's or how to go about making an application, please do not hesitate to email

The local community

The Students' Union

You are welcomed as a member of our thriving Students' Union as soon as you arrive at St Mary's and there are lots of opportunities to get involved.

There is a wide range of societies clubs and societies for you to join and a full list can be found within the Students' Union section.

In the local area

There are a number of organisations in and around London that bring together the members of the local Chilean community through social events, sports and cultural activities. Comunidad Chile is a website that provides information for Chileans living in the UK as well as for anyone interested in Chilean music, art, food, dance and culture.

Time Out lists many Latin American restaurants, shops, markets, festivals and cultural centres in the capital and the Latinos in London website lists Latin American events in and around central London.

Useful links