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Meet King’s College London

Why recruit from King's?

King's international reputation enables us to recruit and train the highest calibre students from around the world who can deliver significant impact.

We partner with corporates, SMEs, business chambers, non-profit organisations, NGOs and government agencies across all sectors on a global scale ensuring your organisation can benefit from the expertise our graduates bring.

King's graduates are distinguished not just by their knowledge but by their wisdom, character, service ethic and global mindset.

Education Strategy (2017-2022)

King's is preparing students for the global workplace, equipping them with the knowledge, attributes, skills and experience employers inform us are expected - career management, managing up, negotiation, influencing, data handling, self-awareness and resilience (ISE, 2021). Through our ambitious project of embedding employability throughout the student lifecycle, we're changing the identity of what a graduate looks like in the 21st century.

Our innovative portfolio of services offers a variety of ways to recruit, engage and raise your profile with us physically, or through virtual activity whether you're recruiting for graduate, internship, placement, experienced hire or casual work.

We are proud of our relationships with employers and partners and strive to work collaboratively with you - understanding your organisation, providing regular intelligence and feedback on what's happening at King's and building a bespoke strategy for you.

Specialist teams in employer relations, events, experiential learning, global placements and internships will help your organisation reach exceptional talent from across our faculties and programmes - to discuss how we might work with you, please get in touch.

Andrew Wright, Associate Director (Employer Engagement)


 

Recent Accolades

  • 21st Globally for Employability & 4th in the UK (Times Higher, 2020)
  • 11th Globally for University Impact (Times Higher, 2021)
  • 9th Nationally for Contribution to Social Mobility (HEPI, 2021)
  • 35th ranked university in the World University Rankings (QS, 2022)
  • =35th ranked university in the World University Rankings (Times Higher, 2022)
  • 14th most targeted university by employers in the UK (High Fliers, 2021)
  • Shortlisted - NUE Awards for Best University Careers / Employability Service (2020)
  • Shortlisted - AGCAS Awards for Excellence for Supporting Student & Graduate Employability (2019)

Quality Standard

King's Careers & Employability has been awarded the AGCAS Membership Quality Standard outlining and demonstrating the high levels of professionalism with which we work with stakeholders.
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Influence our Strategy

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Our students

Our students

Discover our international and diverse student population.

Our researchers

Our researchers

Discover more about our researchers and how we work with them.

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

King's is committed to ensuring a positive environment across all aspects of our community, and we recognise this commitment to diversity through the variety of activity we offer to our employer partners who embrace diversity, inclusion, equity and internationalisation in their recruitment.

In 2020, we were were awarded the Race Equality Charter Bronze Award underpinning our commitment to race equality across King's, followed in 2021 by the Athena Swan Silver Award from AdvanceHE celebrating gender equality.

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London - Our Global Location

King's is London's most central university, with four Thames-side campuses within a single square mile. Being located at the heart of one of the world's global cities provides a distinct platform for employers to engage with our students and alumni. Our location means our students are able to easily visit your offices or attend events at other locations across the capital.

Vision 2029

Vision 2029

As one of the world's greatest universities, we have strong foundations to build an ambitious…

King's & London

King’s & London

Information on King's relationships with London and our #KingsLocal boroughs.