Kingston University

With nearly 20,000 students, Kingston University is the largest provider of higher education in south-west London, offering an extensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The University is a growing force in research and a pioneer in entrepreneurship.

Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE
020 8417 9000
Vice Chancellor:
Professor Steven Spier

Key stats

Kingston University was founded in 1899 as Kingston Technical Institute.

The University was ranked in the top three for graduate start-ups nine years in a row.

Kingston is number one in the country for design and crafts.

Kingston University secured an overall Gold score in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2023, as well as securing a Gold award in the framework’s two new student experience and student outcomes categories.