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Why St Mary's University? We're top 5 for teaching quality. We're top 10 for student experience. And we're a community dedicated to your personal and professional growth. (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide, 2024).

Find out why we're the place to be and explore our courses. You might also want to read our student stories.

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A close-knit community

We're a small university, so you really get to know the people around you. And because of this, we have a strong sense of community. Our students say:

  • they feel like they really belong
  • they've made friendships that'll last a lifetime.
1st in London for academic support (National Student Survey (NSS), 2023)
2nd in London for teaching on my course (National Student Survey (NSS), 2023)
Rated Ofsted Outstanding for over 10 years

Learn from experts

Our lecturers are experts and research-active. And since we're small, they'll give you extra attention and care. 

One-to-one support

We prioritise our students – you'll be treated as a person, not a number. You'll get dedicated, one-to-one support from your personal tutor, librarians, and the Wellbeing Service.

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Learn in the capital

We're 30 minutes from Central London and even closer to TwickenhamKingston, and Richmond. Therefore, you'll never be far from:

  • supermarkets and necessities
  • restaurants
  • an exciting nightlife
  • arts and culture
  • career-boosting opportunities. 

Great graduate outcomes

Why St Mary's University? You'll build practical experience through:

  • interactive, hands-on classes
  • work placements
  • field trips.
98% of graduates are in employment, vocation, or further study within 15 months of graduation (HESA, 2023).

Lots of greenspace

Our campus is green and peaceful. You'll also have easy access to spaces like Richmond Park and Bushy Park.

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