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Facts and figures: what you'll find at the University

17,547 students in total

(as of 1 December 2017)

2,892 non-UK students

from 140+ countries, ranging from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe
(as of 1 December 2017)

4 faculties

divided into schools

4 campuses

in and around Kingston upon Thames

3,000 student-facing PCs across 4 campuses

plus:

  • 383,000 print books
  • 400,000 e-books
  • 55,000 print and e-journals
  • 16,000 DVDs, CDs and vinyl
  • 216 laptops for loan to students

2,108 members of staff

(average full-time equivalents in 2016/17)

£201.3 million in annual income

(in 2016/17)

£2.375million in bursaries

awarded to our students in 2015/16

118-year history

going back to 1899 when Kingston Technical Institute opened

How the university spends its money

How the university spends its money

     54% Frontline teaching and student support
     16% Running the estate
     8% Residences
     1% Providing research
     17% Running the university
     4% Financing costs

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