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UK-based International Students

St Mary's University warmly welcomes international students already living in the UK.

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, including many who were already living in the UK.

Below you will find lots of useful information for overseas applicants based in the UK but if you still have more questions, please feel free to email

Visit our Campus

Visitors to our campus are impressed by its leafy surroundings, historic setting and friendly atmosphere - as you are already living in the UK, why not come and see it for yourself?

Attending one of our open events will give you the opportunity to see our accommodation and facilities, and to meet academic staff who can explain courses in depth and answer your questions.

If you can't make it to one of our open events we also offer weekly tours on a Wednesday afternoon, or you could take a look around campus on our virtual tour. If you would like to have a personal tour then please contact

Apply online today

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

Undergraduate applicants   Postgraduate applicants


Columbian students can apply 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 £3,000 off the cost of your first year tuition fee. For postgraduate applicants the scholarships is worth £3,000 off the total cost of your tuition fee.

Agents and representatives

St Mary's has appointed agents and representatives in the UK who offer face-to-face counselling and can help you with your application.


SI-UK Education Council 

211-213 Regent St, 
London W1B 4NF        
Tel: 020 7287 7040     

iae Global 

29-30 Windmill St
Tel: 020 7462 6488


The Podium, 
1 Eversholt Street, 
London, NW1 2DN       
Tel: 020 7554 0801      

Maria Consultancy London

38A The Broadway, Southall, 
Middlesex UB1 1PT
Tel: +44 7830652989
Tel: +442036890942
Skype: mariaconsultancy


SI-UK Education Council 

3rd Floor, Bridgewater House, 
Whitworth Street, Manchester M1 6LT 
Tel: 0161 233 7989     


Suite 5, 2nd floor, no1 universal square,
Manchester M12 6JH
Tel: 0161 660 4180   



Tel: 01295 816878      


Docetis International  


FasTrack Education    


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 international community through social events, sports and cultural activities. You can find many groups representing different nationalities and interests on MeetUp and your London embassy may also list organisations on their website.

You can find a huge range of restaurants and supermarkets selling food from all over the world both locally and in central London – TimeOut lists many of these.

Useful links