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Taster lectures

Would you like to get a taste of what it's like to study at King's College London? Interested in hearing from some of our academics and researchers? Below you'll find some useful videos and resources to give you some insight into academic life at King's.

Online lectures

During an International Baccalaureate event in 2013, academics from a range of courses presented taster lectures to offer guests a glimpse into what it's like to study on different courses at King's.

Watch a lecture on Global Health & Social Medicine

 Watch the whole playlist of lectures here

Open day talks

If you were unable to attend our Undergraduate Open Days over the summer, you can still watch some open day presentations online. In these videos, King's academics offer an overview of the courses they teach and current students share insight into life at King's.

Watch an open day talk on Medicine

Watch the whole playlist of subject talks here


Online resources

3-minute thinking videos

3 Minute thinking is a series of bite-size videos that explores a host of exciting and curious topics in just three minutes each, giving you an insight into the minds of some of King's leading academics. 

Watch the videos


In partnership with FutureLearn, King’s offers a series of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) which give you the chance to explore a variety of interesting topics through the use of videos, online discussions, quizzes and scored tests.

Register for a MOOC

Taster lectures

Explore King’s

Accommodation Take a look at our comfortable, safe residences to suit your budget, located close to King's teaching campuses.
Student life Art, food, music, shopping – you'll never find yourself with nothing to do in the world's most vibrant city.
Extra-curricular Discover the huge variety of extra-curricular opportunities at King’s, from MOOCs to language courses.
London living With four campuses by the River Thames and one in south London, King's is right in the heart of the capital.

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Learn more about the degree programmes on offer at King's.

Undergraduate prospectus

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