Four students in a science lab

Kingston University London

Kingston University

Kingston University International Study Centre opened in 2010, providing international students with pathways to a business specialist university focused on employability. 

Work experience integrated into degrees 

Kingston University is known for its career-focused courses, excellent teaching quality and entrepreneurial graduates. The University is one of four UK business schools to receive EPAS accreditation in 2017.

Based on the banks of the River Thames, Kingston University is located in one of London's safest boroughs and is only 25 minutes from central London.

The University has an excellent reputation for teaching and many of its courses offer work experience integrated with degree courses. Students can maximise their career potential, whether that is as an employee or business owner, thanks to the University's entrepreneurial expertise and links with industry, government and the not-for-profit sector.

International Study Centre programmes:

  • International Foundation Year
  • International Year One
  • Pre-Masters Programme

"The first time I came to Kingston, my English was very bad so I felt so lonely. But after I got to the International Study Centre, I made so many new friends. They come from so many different countries and we learn together and we study together and we progress together."

Erin from China
Studied International Year One - Business and Management
Graduated to Marketing Management BA (Hons)

Ranked among the UK’s Top 60 universities

The Guardian University Guide 2023

Integrated work placements

in three year undergraduate degrees