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Influential business leaders, entrepreneurs and leading diplomat to be recognised with honorary awards from Kingston University

Influential business leaders, entrepreneurs and leading diplomat to be recognised with honorary awards from Kingston University

Entrepreneurs, public servants and leading figures from the worlds of business and the arts will join more than 2,700 students crossing the stage at the borough's Rose Theatre during the next fortnight when they receive honorary awards at Kingston University graduation ceremonies.

Kingston University in top 15 in Europe for gender equality of staff and students in new Times Higher Education teaching excellence ranking

Kingston University in top 15 in Europe for gender equality of staff and students in new Times Higher Education teaching excellence ranking

Kingston University has been rated among the top 250 institutions in Europe for teaching excellence in the inaugural Times Higher Education (THE) Europe Teaching Rankings.

Kingston University students step into the spotlight as International Youth Arts Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary

Kingston University students step into the spotlight as International Youth Arts Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary

Kingston University students are tackling a wide range of topical issues as they take part in the 10th anniversary of the International Youth Arts Festival (IYAF), taking place across venues in Kingston.

Healthcare experts from Kingston University and St George's, University of London reflect on the challenges facing the NHS at 70

Healthcare experts from Kingston University and St George's, University of London reflect on the challenges facing the NHS at 70

As the NHS turns 70, three experts from the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education have highlighted some of the fundamental issues the service needs to navigate as it looks to the future.

June 2018

Kingston University welcomes local community on to campus for its annual Civic Reception showcasing the work of staff and students

Kingston University welcomes local community on to campus for its annual Civic Reception showcasing the work of staff and students

Kingston University's commitment to being at the heart of the community was highlighted at its annual Civic Reception which gave guests the opportunity to come in and see the work of staff and students.

Times Higher Education ranks Kingston University in top 200 young institutions across the globe

Times Higher Education ranks Kingston University in top 200 young institutions across the globe

Kingston University has been named in the world's top 200 young universities in the latest international rankings by sector-leading publication the Times Higher Education (THE)

Kingston School of Art designer's collection inspired by defiant style choices of Namibian tribe wins Considered Design award at Graduate Fashion Week

Kingston School of Art designer's collection inspired by defiant style choices of Namibian tribe wins Considered Design award at Graduate Fashion Week

Final year designers from Kingston School of Art unveiled their latest collections, inspired by Disney characters, nature and the defiance of Namibian tribes, at this year's Graduate Fashion Week

Kingston University alumni break records

Kingston University alumni break records

This May saw the end of our springtime Inspire the Future campaign, where a team of 30 current students had more than 5000 conversations with our alumni. Over the course of 9 weeks our alumni gave an incredible £124,610 to support some of our most talented students – £30,000 more than ever before. This generosity will change the futures of some of our brightest students

Refugee crisis and energy of music icon Kate Bush among inspiration for exhibits being unveiled at Kingston School of Art's end of year degree show

Refugee crisis and energy of music icon Kate Bush among inspiration for exhibits being unveiled at Kingston School of Art's end of year degree show

The cream of Kingston School of Art's talented undergraduates has unveiled work marking the culmination of three years of degree studies at its annual end of year show.

May 2018

Kingston Business School alumni reunite in Singapore

Kingston Business School alumni reunite in Singapore

Kingston Business School alumni in Singapore gathered for an evening of drinks and canapés on 21 March 2018.

Kingston University leaps 23 places in Guardian University Guide rankings – with sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design top in London

Kingston University leaps 23 places in Guardian University Guide rankings – with sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design top in London

Kingston University has climbed 23 places in the latest Guardian University Guide league tables – with sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design top in London

From Hollywood glamour to regal splendour – Kingston School of Art fashion students showcase their own takes on a royal wedding dress for Meghan Markle

From Hollywood glamour to regal splendour – Kingston School of Art fashion students showcase their own takes on a royal wedding dress for Meghan Markle

With speculation mounting as to what Meghan Markle will wear when she walks down the aisle to wed Prince Harry this weekend, Kingston University fashion students have been letting their imaginations run wild to create their own perfect dress for the royal bride.

Kingston University hosts alumni drinks reception in Hong Kong

Kingston University hosts alumni drinks reception in Hong Kong

Kingston University alumni based in Hong Kong from all years and faculties gathered for an evening of drinks and canapés.

Entrepreneurial Kingston University graduates' moving documentary scoops runner up prize in Nespresso Talents filmmaking awards

Entrepreneurial Kingston University graduates' moving documentary scoops runner up prize in Nespresso Talents filmmaking awards

A film about the inspirational journey of nursing student-turned-entrepreneur Neomi Bennett, directed by fellow Kingston University graduate Sarah Begum, was named runner up at the national round of the annual Nespresso Talents awards.

Kingston University and St George's, University of London pay tribute to leading interprofessional care expert Professor Scott Reeves

Kingston University and St George's, University of London pay tribute to leading interprofessional care expert Professor Scott Reeves

Colleagues and friends of Scott Reeves, who has died suddenly, have been remembering the popular research professor

April 2018

YouTube star and Kingston School of Art graduate Sean Elliott O'Connor unleashes creative talents as he revisits Knights Park campus

YouTube star and Kingston School of Art graduate Sean Elliott O'Connor unleashes creative talents as he revisits Knights Park campus

YouTube sensation Sean Elliott O'Connor returned to Kingston School of Art to remake his favourite piece of coursework – and offer his audience a glimpse of life at Kingston University.

Pioneering Kingston University staff and students lauded for their achievements at Celebrate Enterprise Awards

Pioneering Kingston University staff and students lauded for their achievements at Celebrate Enterprise Awards

Staff and students at the University were recognised for their entrepreneurial achievements and pioneering accomplishments at the annual Celebrate Enterprise awards, hosted by Kingston University's Enterprise Education team.

March 2018

Kingston Mayor Councillor Julie Pickering joins borough residents to see how Kingston University's landmark Town House building is taking shape

Kingston Mayor Councillor Julie Pickering joins borough residents to see how Kingston University's landmark Town House building is taking shape

Kingston Mayor has Councillor Julie Pickering has joined staff, students and members of the community on a tour of Kingston University's new flagship Town House building.

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis contends madness and conflict of Shakespeare's characters can humanise economics in Kingston University lecture

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis contends madness and conflict of Shakespeare's characters can humanise economics in Kingston University lecture

Leading economist and former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis highlighted the seminal influence Shakespeare has had on his thinking as he took centre stage at the Rose Theatre following an invitation from Kingston University.

Enterprising biochemistry graduate from Kingston University named in list of 100 Most Positively Inspiring African Youths

Enterprising biochemistry graduate from Kingston University named in list of 100 Most Positively Inspiring African Youths

Biochemistry BSc(Hons) graduate Rui Jaime has been named in the list of 100 Most Positively Inspiring African Youths (100 MPIAY), compiled by Positive Youths Africa.

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