Kingston University had an enrollment of over 16,499 as of December 1, 2018 out of which over 3000 students were non-UK. Currently, the university offers more than 130 undergraduate and 200 postgraduate programs. Postgraduate courses are offered on both part-time and full-time basis.
|Application portal||UCAS/University Application Portal/Offline Application|
|Application fee||Undergraduate: £18|
|Mode of payment||Direct debit instalments/ UK online payment/ International bank transfers|
|English Proficiency Requirement||IELTS|
|Academic calendar||Semester based|
|Intake Month||September, January|
The applicants are advised to apply before given deadlines to be considered for admission:
|Undergraduate||For 2019: September 20|
For 2020: September 21
|Graduate||Varies with Course|
International applicants can submit IELTS scores to demonstrate English proficiency. The minimum required scores by the university are given below. However, applicants must note that several departments may have different score requirements.
|Program||IELTS Minimum Score Requirement|
|Undergraduate||6.0 – 6.5|
Most international students who are not from an EU/EEA country are required to apply for a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study a full-time degree-level course at Kingston University.
For completing the application process, following supporting documents are required:
Kingston University offers more than 130 undergraduate courses for all its applicants. The basic admission for all the courses is almost the same. Official transcripts that are not in English, must be accompanied along with a certified English translation.
Where to apply: UCAS Application Portal
Application Fee: £18
Requirements for some of the countries are as follows:
|India||Standard XII: 70% (CBSE, CISCE, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra & West Bengal boards) or 80% (all other boards)|
|Hong Kong||Hong Kong Advanced Level Certificate (HKAL)/Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)|
|Sri Lanka||Sri Lankan A-Levels (General Certificate of Education Advanced Level) or Cambridge A-levels|
|China||Senior High School Diploma* /Chinese University Entrance Examination/ recognised Foundation course in China|
Kingston University offers more than 200 post-graduate in various disciplines. While the specific requirements may vary for each program countrywise, the general admission requirements remain the same. For more country-specific admission requirements, refer at
Where to Apply: University Online Portal/Offline Application
Application Fee: None
Additional requirements for some of the courses are mentioned below:
|Course||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements||English Proficiency Requirements|
|M.Sc. in Accounting & Finance||First week of September||Honours degree in a relevant discipline OR Professional Qualification, Training OR Work Experience||IELTS: 6.5 overall, with no element below 5.5|
|English Literature MA||First week of September||Second-class degree in English literature or a related subject, 3,000-word piece of critical writing on a literary topic or work, Personal statement (1,000 words), Two academic references||IELTS: 6.5 overall with 7.0 in Writing and 5.5 in all other elements|
|Aerospace Engineering Masters (MSc)||September Entry: First week of January Entry: 2 January||Honours degree or equivalent in Aerospace Engineering or in a related discipline (such as aircraft or mechanical engineering, Work Experience||IELTS: 6.5 overall with 6.0 in Writing and 5.5 in Reading, Listening and Speaking|
A CAS (Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies) request and Visa processes should be duly on time. For any query regarding undergraduate application, students can refer to UCAS Track.
Students can also contact the Kingston University Admissions team at +44 (0)20 3308 9932 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or university’s local in-country representative, if any case of any query, with UCAS serial number and the title/code of the course.