Kingston University

Kingston University

Kingston University, Penrhyn Road, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE
020 8417 9000
Vice Chancellor
Professor Julius Weinberg

The mission of Kingston University is to:

– promote participation in higher education, which it regards as a democratic entitlement;
– strive for excellence in learning, teaching and research;
– realise the creative potential and fire the imagination of all its members; and
– equip its students to make effective contributions to society and the economy.

Although this statement was first made about 10 years ago, it continues to sum up the University’s key aspirations – widening participation, excellence in teaching and research, and enabling graduates to pursue successful careers as well as being active citizens.

Recent news from Kingston University

29 October: Donors and #039; generosity celebrated as Annual Fund approaches and pound;1m
More than 100 alumni, staff, students and friends gathered at Kingston University and #039;s Roehampton Vale campus recently to celebrate the generosity of those who have made donations to the …

27 October: Kingston University celebrates its links with Russia as alumni gather in Moscow for a third reunion reception
We were delighted to see so many Kingston alumni gathered together earlier this month for our third alumni reunion in Moscow.

21 October: Kingston University design expert unveils new guide highlighting ways sensory rooms can improve dementia care
Academic experts from Kingston University and the University of Southampton have joined forces to produce a new guide packed with advice about the ways rooms designed to stimulate people and #039;s …

17 October: Kingston University students boost international experience in volunteering venture backed by Lebara Foundation
A group of student and graduate volunteers from Kingston University has been supporting refugee families in India as part of a three-week expedition run in conjunction with the Lebara Foundation.

17 October: Postgraduate student volunteer shares experiences of Lebara Foundation visit to India
MA English Literature student and BA(Hons) English Literature graduate Jessica Farrugia looks back on the three weeks she spent in India as part of a Kingston University volunteering project backed …

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