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St Mary's University warmly welcomes students from China.

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. You can also find further details on our Chinese website www.stmaryslondon.cn.

www.stmaryslondon.cn

Below you will find lots of useful information for Chinese applicants, but if you still have more questions, please feel free to email international@stmarys.ac.uk.


Entry requirements

Undergraduate academic requirements

Students who have completed the Chinese University/College Entrance Examination (Gaokao) or the first year of a Chinese university degree programme, will normally be accepted for undergraduate entry.


Postgraduate academic requirements

A Bachelor's degree from a good quality university in China. Exact grade requirements will depend on the university studied at in China, and the St Mary's programme applied for.

English EquivalentChinese Degree: Percentage
2:1 75-80%
2:2 70-75%

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

Scholarships

Chinese 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.

Partnerships

St Mary's has over 40 active partnerships with higher education institutions around the world. In China, we have an agreement with:

In-country representatives

We have appointed a number of agents and representatives in China who offer face-to-face counselling and can help you with your application.

Meet us in China

St Mary's staff visit China to attend fairs, visit schools and meet potential students. Please see our travel calendar for when we will next be visiting a city near you.

Meanwhile, if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to email international@stmarys.ac.uk.

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 many organisations in and around London that bring together the members of the local Chinese community through social events, sports and cultural activities, including the BCS (British Chinese Society) and the Chinese/Korean/Japanese Society.

You can also find a wide range of Asian restaurants and supermarkets locally. TimeOut lists nearly 200 Chinese restaurants in London as well as many Chinese food shops around the capital.

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