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Seventh in the UK

Strand Campus, King's College London

King’s College London is ranked seventh in the UK according to The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.

I chose King's as I wanted to attend a university that was renowned and well-respected across all subjects.'

Nursing Studies with Registration - Children's Nursing BSc

Ninth in Europe

We are also ranked ninth in Europe in the the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021

Time Higher Education measured institutions on their:

  • teaching environment

  • research environment

  • citations (research influence)

  • industry income

  • international outlook.

31st in the world

King’s is ranked joint 31st in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2021, comparing the top 800 global higher education institutions.

The scores are based on six criteria:

  • academic reputation

  • employer reputation

  • faculty student ratio

  • citations per faculty

  • proportion of international faculty

  • proportion of international students.

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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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