St Mary’s University Twickenham

St Mary's is a strong and welcoming community of students and staff and it is committed to the highest standards in teaching across the wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses we offer. In addition, it has a vibrant research culture and environment.

Founded on Catholic values, it is an inclusive institution with a mission to provide students with an excellent education. St Mary's lays the foundations for a successful life and career, while undertaking world-leading research and contributing to the community and wider society.

Founded in 1850, St Mary's University has a long and distinguished history within Higher Education and in this year we celebrate our 165th anniversary.

From its original intake of just six students, St Mary's has grown to around 6,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students across four academic schools and offers a wide range of degree programmes.

St Mary's stats:


  • 6,000 students (undergraduate and postgraduate)

  • 34 undergraduate degree programmes available

  • Almost 150 undergraduate pathways offered

  • 25 postgraduate programmes available to study on a full-time and part-time basis

  • 96% graduate employability rate

  • 64% of students achieve 2:1 or above

  • 88% student satisfaction rate in the National Student Survey 2015

  • Ranked eighth in the country for student accommodation according to the National Student Housing Survey and the Telegraph



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