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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

New High for Kingston University Research

Results in for the Research Excellence Framework 2014

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New research PhD studentships 2015

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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 ideas within Science, Engineering and Computing here or get more details …

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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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SEC flys at Farnborough Airshow

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A crew of Aerospace and Astronautic students and academics took off to the Farnborough Airshow to promote our research capabilities, facilities and courses to the trade, schools and families. As well numerous fly-bys from fighter jets and commercial planes – there were four huge halls packed with stands from the …

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KU E-Racing – top ranked UK electric Formula Student team!

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After plenty of late nights, the KU e-Racing team made it to Silverstone for the second year in a row to compete in IMechE’s Formula Student competition – and this year, they were also joined by the KU Green Racing Team in the Class-2 event. Just a few days after …

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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.

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

Our next postgraduate open evening takes place on Wednesday 24 June 2015.