Support vital research by donating to the Research Fund

We undertake world-leading research that shapes government policy in the United Kingdom and makes important contributions to public life across the globe. Research also plays an essential role by contributing to the quality of our teaching and learning.

How you can help

By making a donation to Kingston's Research Fund, you will enable our researchers to look for solutions to many of the major scientific and intellectual challenges of today.

World-leading research

In the 2021 Research Excellence Framework (REF), 70% of our research was considered either world-leading or internationally excellent.

The case studies featured below highlight the outstanding research produced here at Kingston – just a few examples of what your contribution to the Research Fund can help us deliver. 

Featured case studies

Improving end-of-life care for those with disabilities

Making life's end easier for those with intellectual disabilities.

Busy nightclub lit by lasers and pink light

Nightclubs' contribution to evolution of design

Bringing international attention to the design of nightlife.

Fixperts: Making as public good

How fixing everyday problems has driven creative problem-solving.

Overcoming trauma through creative writing

Storytelling method supports recovery from trauma.

Advancing anti-doping for clean sport

Assessing doping prevalence and promoting clean sport behaviour.

Bright laser-like blue beams of light

Improving services through wireless networks

Advancing wireless and multimedia technologies.

Interior of shop, with items for sale

A gender-neutral HPV vaccination programme

Health economics research contributes to NHS policy change.

Product development at tyre manufacturer Pirelli

Framework accelerates innovation and development.

Any questions?

Please do get in touch if you have any queries about making a donation to Kingston University.

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Kingston upon Thames,
Surrey, KT1 2EE