King's College London

King’s College London is one of England’s oldest and most prestigious university institutions: a multi-faculty research-led university college based in the heart of London. Ranked as one of the world’s top 20 universities (QS World Rankings 2013), King’s offers an intellectually rigorous environment supported by welcoming and caring traditions, and the opportunity for students to be taught or supervised by academics who are often leaders in their field.

The College’s main campuses are clustered together on a landmark-packed stretch of the Thames including Waterloo Bridge, The London Eye and The Houses of Parliament. Its central position brings outstanding advantages, and as a student at King’s you will enjoy the excellent social and cultural opportunities of the capital.

Why study with us?

King’s offers a wide range of courses, covering a range of traditional core subjects and innovative new studies. Students are inspired and intellectually stimulated by studying with some of the world’s leading researchers and academics who are pushing the boundaries of knowledge.

With over 23,000 students, of whom more than 8,000 are postgraduates, King’s can boast a diverse and vibrant student community. Around one in five students at King’s is an international student. King’s is home to students from all over the world, with almost every country, ethnic and cultural group represented. As part of this diverse student body you will be able to mix with people from many different backgrounds and cultures.

Facilities

Information Services Centres on each campus provide students with integrated library and computing facilities. There are over 1,300 PC workstations and on the major campuses computer rooms are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. An extensive wireless internet network also covers much of the College.

King’s College London Students’ Union (KCLSU) provides quality recreational, social and welfare services for all students. KCLSU runs an exhaustive programme of events at its top quality venues and supports numerous student-led clubs and societies. Three sports grounds provide facilities for hockey, rugby, football, cricket, tennis, and netball. There are also rifle ranges, two gyms and a swimming pool.

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Address

King’s College London
Strand
London WC2R 2LS
Telephone
+44 (0) 20 7836 5454

Email

prospective@kcl.ac.uk 

Website

www.kcl.ac.uk 

Number of students

Total 23,000
Undergraduate 62%
Postgraduate 38%
International students 17.8%

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