King’s College is the fourth oldest university in England and one of the top 25 universities in the world. Over 24,000 full time students from 150 countries attend.
King’s has a distinguished reputation in the humanities, law, the sciences, and social sciences, with is renowned for its research. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) King’s was ranked 6th nationally in the ‘power’ ranking.
With four riverside campuses in the heart of London, King’s students have chosen to study at a historic institution in an inspiring environment.
King’s is generally considered part of the ‘golden triangle’ of research-intensive English universities alongside the University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, University College London, Imperial College London, and The London School of Economics.
Globally, the university was ranked 31st in the 2019 QS World University Rankings, 36th in the 2018 The World University Rankings and 42nd in the world for reputation in the annual Times Higher Education survey of academics for 2018. Nationally it was ranked 26th in the 2019 Complete University Guide, 35th in the 2019 Times/Sunday Times University Guide, and 58th in the 2019 Guardian University Guide.
Host – The Hub is a 20 minute walk and tube ride away (Vauxhall – Temple)
Host – The curve is within a 22 minute walk and tube ride (Aldgate East – Temple) from the university’s main Strand campus.
Victoria Hall King’s Cross is a 29 minute walk and tube ride away (King’s Cross – Covent Garden)
The Project at Hoxton is a 34 minute walk and bus ride away (Route 243)
Host – Wembley is a 41 minute walk and tube ride away (Wembley Park – Temple)
Our awards. All dedicated to you.
We’re proud to have won some awards. But hopefully they mean something to you too. Because the National Student Housing Survey only recognises accommodation based on real student experiences. So the people voting are the ones who live with us. Which means you can pick your Host student home with confidence.