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55-59 Penrhyn Rd, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE, United Kingdom

Location info of Kingston University, London

  • Kingston upon Thames is a great place for international students to experience life in the UK. A small English town with easy access to bustling central London, Kingston is a place for ambitious students to excel in their careers, whilst enjoying a vibrant student life.
  • Experience the excitement of London whilst living in one of its safest boroughs (Metropolitan Police Service). A beautiful riverside town only a 25-minute train journey from central London – living here is the best of both worlds.
  • Kingston upon Thames is only 30 minutes from central London and has been consistently reported as one of the safest borough and one of the happiest places to live in Greater London! Located on the River Thames in an affluent part of south-west London, it’s no surprise Kingston is the ideal student location.

Top Reasons to Study in Kingston University, London

Modern resources and cutting-edge facilities

We’ve recently spent more than £30million on new resources and facilities and plan to spend, in total, £123million during the next 10 years, so that our students benefit from the best.

One of the most diverse and multicultural universities

With students from more than 140 countries, representing nations across the world, Kingston is a truly multicultural university and proud of it. We welcome around 1,500 new international students every year.

Career and workplace-focused learning

All our courses are developed with your career in mind, so that you get the most up-to-date information and gain the relevant work-related skills needed for the modern work environment. Many of our courses have been developed with professional organizations and carry professional accreditation.

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About Kingston University, London

Welcome to Kingston

Kingston University is known for its career-focused courses, excellent teaching quality and entrepreneurial graduates. In fact, the University is one of the top universities in the country for graduate start-ups. Based in an attractive riverside area of south-west London, Kingston University offers all the excitement of central London in a relaxed town environment.

Career at Kingston University, London

The Careers and Employability Service supports students and recent graduates across all stages of their career development journey. From figuring out your career options and finding professional experience, through to securing graduate jobs or post-graduate study, we are here to help and support you. We offer a wide range of career workshops, events, online resources as well as one-to-one guidance from our team of faculty-aligned career and employability advisers.

Campus life

  • Penrhyn Road campus

Students from all campuses converge on this large central complex which is home to the students’ union headquarters, the main gym and health centre. It is also the site of the University’s new landmark building, Townhouse.

Accessibility: This campus is close to Penrhyn Road and next to Middle Mill halls of residence. There is lift access to the Learning Resource Centre and teaching areas.

  • Kingston Hill campus

Kingston Hill is a modern hillside campus set within landscaped gardens and protected woodland. It lies next to Richmond Park, the largest of London’s eight Royal Parks, yet is only three miles from Kingston town centre. Some students live on campus and so it has a real community feel.

Accessibility: The campus is situated on a hill and has three levels. There are a combination of both internal and external lifts and ramps which allow access to areas on the site. There are accessible parking spaces on all three levels on the campus.

Ranking & Accreditation of Kingston University, London

  • Kingston University retains its position as one of top 50 institutions in country in latest Guardian University Guide league tables
  • Kingston University has been ranked one of the top 40 institutions in the country in the Guardian University Guide for 2021 and has retained its title as top in the country for design.
  • The University was ranked in the 401-500 banding globally and was one of 58 United Kingdom institutions to feature in the 2018 subject tables.

Student Accommodation at Kingston University, London

Accommodation for international students

Here at Kingston we offer a range of high-quality halls, all located close to the University’s campuses. Each hall consists of single-study bedrooms arranged in flats with self-catering kitchens. Different room types are available within a range of price bands.

  • fees: from £4,800 up to 8,640

Programs at Kingston University, London

Bachelor, International year one

Progression programs:

  1. Accounting and Finance BSc (Hons)
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Master, Pre-Master’s

Progression programs:

  1. Accounting & Finance MSc
  2. Banking & Finance MSc
  3. Engineering Projects & Systems Management MSc
  4. Financial & Business Management MSc
  5. Human Resource Management MSc
  6. International Business Management MSc
  7. International Business Management with Entrepreneurship MSc
  8. International Business Management with Marketing MSc
  9. International Business Management with Project Management MSc
  10. International Human Resource Management MSc
  11. International Relations MA
  12. Logistics and Supply Chain Management MA
  13. Managing in the Creative Economy MA
  14. Marketing & Brand Management MSc
  15. Marketing Communications and Advertising MSc
  16. Public Relations and Corporate Communications MA
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Bachelor, International year one

Progression programs:

  1. Business Management BSc (Hons)
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Foundation year

Progression programs:

  1. Accounting and Finance BSc (Hons)
  2. Business Economics BSc (Hons)
  3. Business Management BSc (Hons)
  4. Economics BSc (Hons) BSc
  5. Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management BSc (Hons)
  6. Financial Economics BSc (Hons)
  7. International Business BSc (Hons)
  8. Marketing and Advertising BSc (Hons)
  9. Real Estate Management BSc (Hons)
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Foundation year

Progression programs:

  1. Criminology & Sociology BSc (Hons)
  2. Criminology and Forensic Psychology BSc (Hons)
  3. Criminology BSc (Hons)
  4. Economics BSc (Hons)
  5. Forensic Psychology BSc (Hons)
  6. International Law with Professional Experience LLB (Hons)
  7. Journalism BA (Hons)
  8. Law with professional experience LLB (Hons)
  9. Media and Communication BA (Hons)
  10. Psychology BSc (Hons)
  11. Psychology with Criminology BSc (Hons)
  12. Psychology with Sociology BSc (Hons)
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Bachelor, International year one

Progression programs:

  1. Marketing and Advertising BSc (Hons)
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Foundation year

Progression programs:

  1. Aerospace Engineering BEng (Hons)
  2. Architecture BA (Hons) BA
  3. Aviation Engineering BEng (Hons)
  4. Biochemistry BSc (Hons)
  5. Biological Sciences BSc (Hons)
  6. Biomedical Science BSc (Hons)
  7. Building Surveying BSc (Hons)
  8. Chemistry BSc (Hons) BSc
  9. Civil & Infrastructure Engineering BEng (Hons)
  10. Computer Games Programming BSc (Hons)
  11. Computer Science BSc (Hons)
  12. Construction Engineering Management BSc (Hons)
  13. Cyber Security and Digital Forensics BSc (Hons)
  14. Digital Media Technology BSc (Hons)
  15. Environmental Science BSc (Hons)
  16. Environmental Science with Hazards and Disasters BSc (Hons)
  17. Forensic Science BSc (Hons)
  18. Geography BSc (Hons)
  19. Mechanical Engineering (Automotive) BEng (Hons)
  20. Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons)
  21. Nutrition (Exercise and Health) BSc (Hons)
  22. Nutrition (Human Nutrition) BSc (Hons)
  23. Pharmaceutical Science BSc (Hons)
  24. Pharmacology BSc (Hons)
  25. Quantity Surveying Consultancy BSc (Hons)
  26. Sport Science (Coaching) BSc (Hons)
  27. Sport Science BSc (Hons)
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