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Your journey to Kingston

Study to suit you

It is important to find a course that fits into your life. We offer a range of flexible study options to meet your learning needs and enable you to balance studying with work or family commitments.

Come and say hello

We have a range of events throughout the year where you will have the opportunity to find out more about studying at Kingston University.

Your career

Careers and employability are at the centre of our curriculum. Created with the world of work in mind, many courses have been developed in consultation with industry-leading organisations.

Our wide range of personal and career development programmes will help you discover where your talents lie and give you every opportunity to achieve a brighter future.

Work placement scheme

At Kingston, we offer an optional year integrated work placement to help you gain valuable industry experience and link your studies to real-life situations in the workplace.

Placement opportunities

Our support team is available throughout the application process, providing workshops to introduce you to placement opportunities, develop your CV and prepare you for interviews to help you secure a placement.


Whether you need practical assistance with your finances or guidance with a research project, our wide range of academic and wellbeing support will connect you with the support you need, when you need it.

International students

The mix of nationalities and backgrounds within our community helps make us one of the most richly diverse and exciting places to study in the UK, making your time with us even more valuable and rewarding.

Get in touch

Our international office will help make your journey to Kingston as easy as possible.

They are here to answer any questions you may have on visas, housing, finance, employment and post study ideas.

+44 (0)20 3510 0746

Fees and funding

We understand that undertaking postgraduate study is a big financial commitment and that is why, here at Kingston University, we have services and advice to help you plan your finances.

Shall we talk about money?

All students are required to pay tuition fees, which cover the key elements of teaching, assessment and operation of University facilities such as the library, IT equipment and support services.

There may be extra costs which are not covered by tuition fees. These may include optional field trips, materials, specialist clothing or professional memberships. Where a course has additional expenses, we make every effort to highlight them on the course pages on our website.

Scholarships and bursaries

We offer a range of scholarships and bursaries to help towards the cost of postgraduate tuition fees, with course specific funding also available.

Inspire the Future Scholarship

Through the generous support of Kingston alumni, we are able to offer approximately 20 postgraduate scholarships to UK students each year.

International Scholarship

We award scholarships worth £5,000 to successful international applicants joining us in September or January for their first year of study.

How to apply

Applications are made directly to the University via our online application form on the relevant course page.

There are some exceptions, which apply through UCAS, they are:

– PGCE courses
– MSc Nursing
– MSW Social Work
– MMid Midwifery

Open Events

Join one of our Open Events to meet our academic staff, find out more about the courses we offer and get advice on additional services and funding options.

We can't wait to welcome you to Kingston.

– Wednesday 12 October 2022

– Wednesday 1 March 2023

– Wednesday 28 June 2023

Pre-applicant webinars

During our year-round programme of webinars, we'll deliver presentations and answer your questions on a variety of topics, from the application process and accommodation to student funding and support.

Welcome and induction

Welcome Week activities help you settle into university life, become familiar with your campus and meet other students from different cultures and courses.

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