King’s College, London

No. of international students 6100 2013 Ranking 31
Student : Staff ratio 5.9 2014 Ranking 32
Engineering Undergraduate Postgraduate
Business Management Undergraduate Postgraduate


Based in the heart of London, King’s is ranked in the top 30 universities worldwide. It offers world-class teaching and research at its nine schools and six Medical Research Council centres. King’s graduates enjoy one of the best graduate employment rates in the UK and, typically, also earn higher graduate starting salaries.

There are more than 1,600 PC workstations and, on the major campuses, computer rooms are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. An extensive wireless internet also covers much of the college.

The University is also able to take advantage of the many world class leaders in their field who pass through London, so look out for the regular lectures and Q&As which may be of interest to you



All full-time undergraduate students who apply on time and whose home address is outside the M25 ring road, and who are entering in the UK for the first time on a programme of two or more years’ duration are guaranteed the offer of one year (not necessarily their first) in either a college, intercollegiate or nominated residence.
Prices vary according to facilities and locations but start at £80 a week per person in a shared room in a self-catered residence.

KCLSU runs an exhaustive programme of events at its top-quality venues (including bars, cafes and a nightclub), and supports numerous student-led clubs and societies. With three sports grounds, there are facilities for hockey, rugby, football, cricket, tennis and netball.