Kingston University, London
- Kingston University is a university in Kingston upon Thames in southwest London. Formerly a polytechnic, it is regarded as a Post-1992 University.
- There is a range of undergraduate and postgraduate work in seven faculties, as well as some further education provision. Kingston University has more applications than any other university in London.
- Fields offered at undergraduate level include Biology, Biochemistry, Biomedical Science, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Forensic Science, Geography, Nutrition, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacology, Pharmacy and Sports Science.
- The Kingston Technical Institute opened in 1899. School of Art in Kingston was founded in the 1890s. In 1970 the two institutions were merged in Kingston Polytechnic, which was granted university status under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992.
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