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Below you will find our most frequently asked questions about the online programme application process and studying online. 


Found a course you like the look of? Register your interest by filling in the form on the course page. Our expert Enrolment Advisors will then reach out to you for a consultation call. Our Enrolment Advisors will take you through the application process step-by-step. After uploading your supporting documents and submitting your application, the King’s Admissions team will review it and let you know if you meet the entry criteria. If your application needs to be assessed further, it could take longer. If there is documentation missing, your Enrolment Advisor may ask you to upload further details before your application can be processed, which may cause a delay to your response. In total, your application should take no more than two weeks from your application being submitted to a decision being made.

The process starts via an initial consultation call with one of our Enrolment Advisors. Fill in the form at the bottom of this page with your personal details. An Enrolment Advisor will then contact you to outline the course, its eligibility requirements, and answer any questions. From here onwards, the application process takes place on the King’s Apply platform. Your Enrolment Advisor will provide you with a detailed step-by-step breakdown of the application process.

To pursue a postgraduate degree at King's College London, you generally need a relevant undergraduate degree with good academic standing. Entry requirements vary by course and may include work experience or specific skills. Check the relevant course page for accurate and up-to-date information. Additional documentation like letters of recommendation and proof of English proficiency may also be required.

Yes, a degree certificate from King's College London is widely recognised and respected internationally. King's College London has a strong global reputation for academic excellence. However, specific recognition may vary depending on the field of study and the policies of employers or institutions in different regions. Always check with relevant authorities to ensure your degree meets any specific criteria.

No, you don't need to come to the university in person for your studies or graduation. Our 100% online master’s degrees allow you to study remotely. However, if you can attend your graduation ceremony at our London campus, you're welcome to join us in celebrating your achievement.

No, it won’t. A degree certificate from King's College London will look identical, whether you study online or on campus. We acknowledge the significance of recognising your equal commitment to academic achievement. That's why we do not specify the mode of study. Our prestigious qualifications always carry equal weight and reflect your commitment to excellence.

Studying an online degree with King’s College London means that you are able to access the world-leading teaching of King’s wherever you are. As teaching is 100% online, you benefit by fitting learning around work and other commitments. And of course you will receive the same high quality teaching as our on-campus students. You can expect the online course you are studying to be as challenging and stimulating as an on-campus degree.

Don't let finances stand in the way of your goals. Depending on your financial situation, location, and chosen subject, you may have access to support with your course fees. If you have any questions about financial support, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our Enrolment Advisors.



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