KING'S COLLEGE LONDON - [KCL], LONDON, ENGLAND

London, EnglandLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1829Established Year
  24293Enrollment

King's College London Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost


The King’s College London was established in 1829. It has been ranked #7 in UK and has been placed in the top-25 universities in World. Due to high-quality research, it has been ranked #8 in UK. Notably, about 84% of the research works have been recognized as internationally exceptional.

It accounts for 12 Nobel Prize winners. Also, it is the 1st ever institute to offer Chemistry along with Biomedicine degree. It has over 27,600 students representing 150+ nationalities. Worldwide, it has been acknowledged for disciplines like Arts, Law, Science and Health Sciences.

Highlights

University TypePublic University
Campus SettingUrban
Establishment Year1829
No. of Faculties9
No. of Campuses5
No. of Residence Halls11
Graduate Job Rate90%
Expenditure on facility improvement1 Billion Pounds
Cost of Attendance25,992 Pounds
Applications AcceptedOnline
Work-StudyAvailable
Intake TypeSemester wise
Mode of ProgramFull time and online

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • Worldwide, the University has been placed in the top 50 for 7 subjects with Psychology at #2. Some of the popular majors offered are Clinical & Health Sciences, Neuroscience, Education and Criminal studies.
  • Of the 5 campuses, 4 are based adjacent to River Thames and 1 at South London.
  • There are 11 residence halls and 1 separate accommodation for guests. Accommodation is assured for all 1st-year UG students.

King’s College London Application Process

  • Application: UG applications can be made through ‘UCAS’ and PG applications on University’s online portal.
  • Application fee: 40 Pounds (PG); MBBS- 100 pounds
  • Application deadline:

UG Courses: October 15; January 15

PG Courses: July end

  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, mark sheets
  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, 2 reference letters, personal statement, essay, and research proposal.
  • English Proficiency Test: Only IELTS scores are acceptable for entry. The applicant needs to score minimum 6.5 in each component.

King’s College London Cost of Attendance

ExpensesAnnual Cost (Pounds)
Tuition fee12,710
International student fee3,000
Student fee (full-time)650
Student Healthcare Plan202
Orientation160
Books and stationery1,300
Residence3,800
Food3,170
Living expenses1,000
Total25,992

King’s College London Financial Aid

International students can avail financial help through student loan/funds/part-time jobs/scholarships. Some scholarships available for UG and PG students are:

ScholarshipsAmount/Benefits
Li ka Shing Foundation Lord Sandberg Memorial Scholarship (UG)15,000 Pounds
Herilela Scholarship (UG)45,000 Pounds
Sanctuary Scholarship (UG)11,354 Pounds + tuition fee
King’s International Scholarships (PG)25,000 Pounds
King’s Santander Scholarship (PG)5,000 Pounds

King’s College London Alumni

  • King’s has produced 230,000 alumni till now.
  • The alumni may enjoy benefits like benefits packages, professional development advice, local and online discounts, and library free membership card.
  • Some of the notable alumni are Thomas Hardy, Arthur C. Clarke, and Sarojini Naidu.
Find a Program

Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing 109 Programs

2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$32,203 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

Arts & Social Studies 178 Programs

2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$32,203 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION
4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$26,601 PER
YEAR

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TUITION

King's College London Overview

Student Population24293
Average Cost of Attendance$23,926 / Year

Attendance Cost

$23,926

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$23,926 / Year
Post Graduate Program$32,759 / Year
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