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Kings College London Ranking 2024

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Kings College London
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About the University

King's College London is well known for its top-notch instruction and cutting-edge research. The University received a "power" ranking in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) that placed it sixth nationally. One of the two founding institutions of the University of London, University College London's sibling institution, is King's College London (KCL). It is the fourth-oldest university in England, founded in 1829 by King George IV and the then-Prime Minister, the Duke of Wellington. KCL delivers study abroad programmes with more than 150 partner institutions, including the Universities of California, Hong Kong, So Paulo, and many others. These include the Humboldt University in Berlin and the Paris-Sorbonne in France. According to US News, the University ranks #33 in best Global Universities and #37 in QS World Universities as per QS Top Universities 2023.

The Kings College London World Rankings


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#34 in best Global Universities



#33 in best Global Universities



#33 in best Global Universities

Subject-Wise Ranking

As per QS Top Universities 2023 the King's University has a QS WUR Ranking By Subject Rank of #27, showing good performance overall. Moreover, according to US NEWS following is the note-worthy subject rankings of the Institution.

  • #22 in Arts and Humanities
  • #32 in Clinical Medicine
  • #17 in Neuroscience and Behavior
  • #48 in Immunology
  • #18 in Public, environmental and Occupational Health
  • #16 in Surgery
  • #62 in Physics
  • #2 in Psychology and psychiatry.

Employability Ranking

According to CWUR’s Ranking of 2021-2022, the King’s University has an Alumni Employment Rank of 420 and an overall score of 85.2. Moreover, as per QS Top universities 2023, the university has a Graduate Employability rank of #=68. This signifies good Employability metrics for graduates of the institution.



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