Kingston University London

Kingston University London

London , United Kingdom
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 2
    Available Programs
  • 15697
    Students
  • 14000
    Average Cost
  • 95
    Employment Rate
  • Program
    Co-op
  • Permit
    Work

Overview

The university also offers a host of public lectures, exhibitions and performances, and opens its sports and health facilities to local residents and businesses.
As well as contributing to the community, Kingston University prides itself on its sustainable development and ranks near the top of the People and Planet’s Green League Table. Moreover, it collaborates with the local community on environmental projects, such as recycling.
Kingston is home to five faculties and four campuses: Penrhyn Road (the centre of student activity), Kingston Hill (set in landscaped gardens), Knights Park (home to a riverside setting) and Roehampton Vale (modern and within close proximity to Richmond Park). All of these campuses are connected by the university’s free inter-site bus service.
Former students of Kingston university include the English actor Ben Barnes, and the famous accessories and handbag designer, Sophie Hulme.


Entry requirements

Undegraduate Study (Academic IELTS/ Academic IELTS for UKVI)
Art, Design and Architecture courses 6.0 with 5.5 in all elements
Creative and Cultural Industries courses 6.0 with 5.5 in all elements
Journalism, Media, Humanities and Performing Arts courses* 6.5 with 5.5 in all alements
Social and Behavioural Sciences courses 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Business and Law courses  6.0 with 5.5 in all elements
Health, Social Care and Education courses* 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Science, Engineering, Computing and Surveying courses* 6,0 with all elements

*Journalism (single and joint honours courses): 6.5 overall with 6.5 in writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
MPharm: 6.5 overall and 6.0 in all elements.
Nursing (all BSc programmes): 7.0 overall with 6.5 in writing and 7.0 in all other elements.
Midwifery (all BSc programmes): 7.0 overall with 6.5 in writing and 7.0 in all other elements. 
Radiography and Physiotherapy (all BSc programmes): 7.0 overall with 7.0 in writing and speaking and 6.5 in all other elements.
Nutrition (all BSc programmes): 6.5 overall and 6.0 in all elements.
Social Work BA and Working with Children & Young People: Social Pedagogy BA: 7.0 overall and 7.0 in all elements.

Postgraduate study (Academic IELTS/ Academic IELTS for UKVI)
Art, Design and Architecture courses* 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Critical Studies and Creative Industries courses 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Journalism, Publishing and Media courses* 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Humanities and Performing Arts courses* 6.5  with 5.5 in all elements
Law, Social and Behavioural Sciences courses* 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Kingston Business School* 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Health, Social Care and Education courses* 6.5 with 5.5 in all elements
Science, Engineering, Computing and Surveying* 6.5 with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all elements

*Graduate Diploma Creative Practice: 6.0 overall and 5.5 in all elements.
MSC Occupational and Business Psychology: 6.5 overall and 6.0 in all elements.
Applied Linguistics for TESOL MA: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in reading and writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Clinical Applications of Psychology MSc and Psychology MSc: 6.5 overall with 7.0 in Writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Child Psychology MSc: 7.0 overall with 7.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Behavioural Decision Science MSc: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Healthcare Practice MSc: 7.0 overall with 7.0 in writing and 6.5 in all other elements.
Midwifery and Nursing courses: 7.0 overall with 6.5 in writing and 7.0 in all other elements.
Physiotherapy MSc: 7.0 overall and 6.5 in all elements.
Radiography MSc courses: 6.5 overall; and 6.0 in all elements.
Pharmacy Practice (Overseas Pharmacists Assessment Programme): 7.0 overall and 7.0 in all elements.
Publishing, Creative Writing and English Literature courses: 6.5 overall with 7.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Journalism courses: 6.5 overall with 7.5 in writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Music Education MA: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other elements.
Professional Education and Training MA: 7.0 overall and 7.0 in all elements.
PGCE courses (Early Years, Primary and Secondary): 6.5 overall and 6.0 in all elements.
Advanced Social Work MA and Master of Social Work MSW: 7.0 overall and 7.0 in all elements.
PhDs in Health, Social Care and Education: 7.0 overall with 7.0 in writing.
Business PhD/MRes/DBA and Law PhD: 7.0 overall and 6.5 in all elements.


Scholarship & funding

International scholarships worth £2,000 to successful applicants for the first year of study.

Campuses

Student life

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