A dynamic and inclusive university that is highly regarded for its teaching, Kingston University stands out among the world’s young universities. Situated along a picturesque river in southwest London, the university offers the ideal combination of big-city thrills and a relaxed town setting.

Kingston is a truly cosmopolitan university because of the way that the diverse fabric of London provides a perfect environment for fostering a global business network. With about 19,000 students, including about 4,000 international students from more than 140 countries, the university promotes inclusivity and diversity in its student body.

According to The Guardian University Guide 2024, Kingston University offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate courses, with several of its programs ranking among the best in the nation. In 2023, the university received a prestigious Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award in recognition of its unwavering commitment to providing high-quality instruction.

Kingston University’s Fashion program is unique in that it is one of only two in the UK to have been awarded the maximum number of “Badges of Excellence” by the prestigious Business of Fashion website. The university is a top option for students looking for a top-notch education in a warm and stimulating environment because of its lively atmosphere and commitment to excellence.

At a Glance:

Year of Establishment1889
Accepted ExamsIELTS, PTE
International Students2452
Contribution ValuePound Sterling 2 million
No.of Campuses4
Accommodation Expenses4800 Pound for 1 sharing (UG),6000 Pound for 1 sharing (PG)
LocationKingston-upon-Thames, England
QS World Ranking40

University Program:-

Course/DurationTuition fees per year
M.S (1 year-2 year)14 lakh-19 lakh
M.A (1 year-2 year)15 lakh-18 lakh
B.Sc (3 year- 5 year)17 lakh- 40 lakh
MSN (2 year)15 lakh
B.E / B.TECH (3 year -4 year)14 lakh- 18 lakh
M.Arch (2 year)17 lakh
MIM (1 year- 2 year)14 lakh- 19 lakh
MBA / PGDM (1 year- 2 year)25 lakh
M.Sc ( 2 year)16 lakh
M.Pharma (4 year)15 lakh
Architecture (2 year)15 lakh

University Eligibility:-

Requirements for Undergraduate Admission:

1.A minimum of 60% on the report card for the tenth grade.

2.A transcript for the 12th grade that shows at least 60% in the humanities and 70%–80% in the science/business stream.

3.IELTS scores of 6.5 and above, TOEFL scores of 100 and above, or Duolingo scores of 120 and above are indicators of English proficiency.

Requirements for Postgraduate Admission:

1.A transcript from the 12th grade that demonstrates at least 60% in the humanities and 70%–80% or higher in the science and business courses.

2.English proficiency as evidenced by an IELTS score of 6.5 or above or a TOEFL score of 100 or above.

3.Additional results from standardized tests: GMAT for management courses; GRE for science, computer, math, and IT courses.

Required Documents

Before applying for admission to any Canadian university, arrange all your supporting documentation by going through the checklist for Canada provided below.

  • Filled-out application form.
  • Official GRE, TOEFL, SAT, and GMAT score reports will be sent by ETS.
  • A statement of purpose is optional for undergraduates and required for graduates.
  • Academic Certificates.
  • Statement of Financial Assistance.
  • bank statement.
  • CV/Resume for Students Pursuing MBA.
  • Passport-size photographs
  • Experience letter if you have one.

Additional Extracurricular Activity Certificates


ScholarshipsEligibilityAmount Awarded in GBP
International Scholarships (UG and PG students)International applicants - September intake only7,000
Student loyalty scholarship for alumni and familiesInternational students who are Kingston University alumni or have a family connection to the University10% tuition fees reduction.
International Economics ScholarshipInternational applicants who meet the entry requirements for MA Financial Economics, MA Development and International Economics, and MA International Politics and Economics.1,800
Niloufar Ebrahim Scholarship in Memory of Flight PS752 VictimsApplicants for one-year masters courses in the Faculty of Business and Social Sciences.Tuition fees reduction up to 15,500.


Job ProfileSalary in GBP
Regional Operations Officer40,000
Project Manager58,000
Experienced Butcher35,000
Senior Recruitment Advisor36,500
Full-stack Developer58,000
Senior Product Manager98,000
Business Development Manager56,000
Data Engineer60,000
Software Developer85,000

Work permit

Kingston University places a high priority on its graduates’ and students’ professional development through its dedicated Careers and Employability Service. This all-inclusive service aids people in finding appropriate jobs and strategically organizing their career paths. The service offers a range of tools, advice, and assistance and consists of individualized one-on-one meetings, workshops, events, and online resources.

Kingston University works with employers all year long to host events like careers fairs, festivals, panel talks, and assessment days in addition to offering workshops with a career focus. These programs give students great networking chances to interact with possible employers.

A placement year is an option offered by many Kingston University courses for students who wish to increase their practical experience. This makes it possible for students to obtain practical work experience in the field of their choice, greatly improving their chances of finding employment after graduation.

The six-week, paid Broadening Horizons program, which is offered twice a year, is one noteworthy initiative. This program, which is specifically designed for level 4 and 5 students, gives them invaluable practical consulting experience and helps them get ready for the demands of the working world.

Kingston University recognizes and fosters an entrepreneurial spirit and provides a wealth of support and guidance through initiatives such as ‘Enterprise!’ Students can also get involved in the Kingston Entrepreneurs Society, which offers them a venue to develop, explore, and present their creative ideas and skills.


Ranked ByRanking
Computer Science18
Clinical Science56
Mechanical Engineering31

Accommodation & Meals

For all incoming first-year undergraduate students who have formally accepted their offer of study, housing is a top priority at Kingston University. Six residence halls are available from the university, and they are all thoughtfully located in the town center or on campus. These residence halls are owned by the university and offer lone private rooms, most with en suite bathrooms, and a shared kitchen that can house two to nine students.


Although some students choose to live independently in the neighborhood as opposed to living in university residence halls, Kingston’s committed housing team is always on hand to offer helpful counsel and direction. They help students find private housing, which includes shared homes and apartments as well as single rooms and lodgings.

Kingston University provides a free university bus service to make it easier for students to travel around the campus and the town center. This service improves accessibility and connectivity for the student body by helping students find their way between various campuses, residence halls, and important town center locations.

Campus Life

Kingston University students are automatically enrolled as a Guild of Students member as part of their regular engagement. The Guild provides a wide range of services, such as support, volunteer opportunities, and membership in more than 200 societies and clubs. Sport Kingston offers a wide range of excellent sporting options to suit different interests.

1.Four courts for squash

2.Studios for dancing and spinning

3.Wall bouldering

4.Athletic Café

5.Complete fitness center and gym

6.Facilities for weight training

7.Group exercise classes that are organized include body pump, body balance, HIIT, spin, pilates, and grit.

8.Both individual fitness preferences and competitive sports are catered for at the facilities.

9.Hockey, badminton, football, table tennis, basketball, netball, and other sports have organized leagues.

10.Included in the Sport and Fitness Center are:

11.Both a shallow pool and a 25-meter swimming pool

12.Two amphitheaters