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Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing.
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000


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Hugo steers to an engineering degree

Working all hours as an ambulance driver, father of two and now helping drive the
KU e-Racing team to success in Formula Student.

Sam's adventure into 3D films

Kingston graduate Sam Salek leads stereo conversion team for BAFTA and Oscar winner Gravity.

Dr Nick Freestone named Biosciences Teacher of the Year

Nick wants to put teaching centre stage

New Integrated Research and Teaching Laboratory for biological and medical sciences

Professor Ken Reid opened the new lab earlier this month

Kingston Energy launched by Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, Ed Davey

New initiative pools expertise and research for global energy solutions

Sport Science Team train MDS 2015 athletes

Our Sport Science Consultancy Team have been busy helping athletes train for the grueling Marathon des Sables

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Pre-application open days for 2016 entry

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Our pre-application open days are an excellent opportunity for you to talk to staff about undergraduate study at Kingston University. Our pre-application open days for 2016 entry take place on: Saturday 7 November 2015 Saturday 28 November 2015 Please visit our website to find out more

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Kingston University students pitch urban design concepts ‘Dragon’s Den style

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A group of third-year geography students recently impressed judges from Kingstonfirst and John Lewis when they took part in a ‘Dragon’s Den’ style pitch on Monday 23 March, presenting their designs for improving access from the Thames river to the town centre. The pitch was the final stage of the …

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New research PhD studentships 2015

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The application deadline for these studentships has now passed. Kingston is now offering 35 prestigious research studentships to students who wish to study for a full-time PhD beginning in 2015 (part-time studentships are not available). Funding is at Home/EU level for three years only. You can see a list of available project …

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The Ion Horse stabled at Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Show

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The Ion horse paraded it’s new colours (thanks to a partnership with Autocare Bodywork) during the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Show  held at the world famous Milbrook Proving Ground. Read more …

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Postgraduate Drop-in Evening

Wednesday 2 March 2016, 5.00pm

Postgraduate Drop-in Evening

Wednesday 22 June 2016, 4.00pm

Postgraduate Drop-in Evening

Wednesday 7 September 2016, 4.00pm

Kingston University open days

If you are thinking of studying at Kingston, then attend an open day to find out about the University and what it's really like being a university student.

Depending what stage you are at in the application process, we offer two types of university open day, plus subject-specific events.


We are holding a series of Undergraduate Pre-application Open Days for 2016 entry. The last of these is to be held on Saturday 28 November 2015.


Our postgraduate open events are an excellent opportunity for you to talk to staff about postgraduate study at Kingston University.

Please check postgraduate open evenings for details of our next open event.