- 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
26 February: Kingston and #039;s Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing showcases expertise at Food Matters Live event
The Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing attended the new annual Food Matters Live event to demonstrate Kingston University and #039;s expertise in the food related life sciences field.
17 February: Obituary: Marking the achievements of Harry Fraser-Mitchell, former School of Engineering lecturer and outstanding aircraft-engineer
A look back at outstanding aircraft engineer and former lecturer Harry Fraser-Mitchell and #039;s life culminating in a BAE Hawk flypast at his funeral.
17 February: Kingston alumnus in the running for president of The Geological Society
Malcolm Brown (BSc Geology 1976) has been nominated for president-designate of The Geological Society.
17 February: School of Radiography graduate Danika Marmara appointed as the new director of Cancer Care Pathways for Malta
With around 2,000 new cases of cancer registered yearly in the Maltese Islands, Kingston graduate Danika Marmara and #039;s new role sees her working on aspects of care to offer support, guide and …
17 February: Alumni reunion in Bangkok, January 2015
The annual alumni reunion in Bangkok took place on Saturday 31 January with 25 alumni joining Kingston University staff for a relaxed evening of dinner and drinks and reminiscing about time at …