Kingston leaps 23 places in Guardian University Guide rankings
Kingston University has soared 23 places in the Guardian University Guide league tables, coming in at joint 58th position in the newly released rankings for 2019.
The University's performance puts it in high profile company. It shares the 58th spot with four other institutions.
In further good news for the institution, five subject areas – sport science, pharmacy, journalism, fashion and design – feature in the top 10 nationally and also lead the listings for London.
Vice-Chancellor, Professor Steven Spier said the significant strides the University had made in the Guardian tables reflected its determination to ensure all its students received the highest quality teaching and campus experience while completing their degrees. "At Kingston University, our students are firmly at the heart of everything we do," Professor Spier said. "Nothing is more important to us than equipping them with the knowledge, confidence and energy to emerge from their studies as graduates sought after by employers and industry experts and poised to make significant contributions to every part of society."
"We are proud that our commitment to teaching and learning has been reflected in the considerable progress we have made in the Guardian University Guide rankings and will continue to work tirelessly to build on this success."