Faculty of Business and Social Sciences

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold award

Our commitment to high quality teaching has been recognised with a TEF Gold rating. The University has received an overall rating of Gold, as well as securing a Gold award in the framework's two new student experience and student outcomes categories.

Forward Thinking. Future Ready. Gold rated.

Through research-informed teaching, our degrees impart academic knowledge as well as provide opportunities to apply theory to real-life problems and scenarios. We'll support you to graduate with the experience required to prosper in your chosen career.

Our students graduate as ambitious and forward-thinking professionals. They are socially responsible, well-informed and actively engaged with society. They have the skills, adaptability and resilience to thrive in the evolving workplace of today and the future.

Kingston Business School

Kingston Business School has been awarded accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). This accreditation has been earned by just five per cent of the world's business schools and recognises that our teaching meets the most rigorous standards of excellence in business education.

Behavioural Sciences

The School of Law, Social and Behavioural Sciences offers courses in economics, sociology, law, psychology and criminology. You'll graduate with knowledge, critical thinking, hands-on experience and an understanding of individual and group behaviour.

Our courses

We aim to develop your employability and equip you with the knowledge and abilities that employers seek, such as digital aptitude, people management skills, emotional intelligence and innovative, entrepreneurial drive.

Many of our accounting, business and marketing courses are also accredited by professional bodies, including the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT), the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Our behavioural sciences courses are recognised and accredited by professional bodies such as the British Psychological Society (BPS), the Bar Standards Board (BSB) and the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).

World-class facilities

We offer our students a truly immersive learning experience in a state-of-the-art environment. Our real-time Bloomberg trading room offers you the experience of working in a fast-paced professional environment.

Our Kingston Business Innovation Centre, a business incubator space, provides you with leading entrepreneurial support to start your own business and participate in the University's Enterprise Education Initiative.

Specialist psychology laboratories are equipped with high- specification equipment and software (such as electroencephalogram (EEG), eye-tracking, behavioural recording, and general cognitive and physiological testing).