Kingston University


General Information

Country England
City London
Founding 1899
Number of Students 20 688

Kingston University

International Office at Kingston University

Fact Sheet



Type of Partnership ERASMUS+ (UK KINGSTO01)
Who can apply?

Bachelor students (as of their 3rd semester)
Master students

Type of Stay Studies
Length of Stay 1 to 2 Semesters
Time of Stay Winter and/or Summer Semester
Number of Exchange Placements 2


Study Details

Approximate Semester Dates

1. Semester: End of September to Mid-January

2. Semester: Mid-January to May

Cooperating Faculty/Department Civil Engineering Department
Study Possibilities

Faculties and Institutes

It is possible that not all of the faculty's courses are open to exchange students. The partner university and exchange reports may provide further information.

Please note that in general the majority of the courses taken must be chosen by the cooperating faculty.

Course Offerings

Course Catalog for Exchange Students

Civil Engineering and Construction Modules for Visiting Students 2021/22 & 2022/23

At Kingston University, there is an annual examination phase for the modules in Construction and Civil Engineering. Therefore, in the above overview of courses for visiting students, it is stated that these are suitable for "Study Option 1". i.e for one-year stays. However, it is also possible to take the courses in the above document during a one-semester stay abroad. In this case, an individual examination plan will be drawn up and the number of credit points will be reduced. Details should be agreed upon with the host university after successful application.

Please inform yourself about the courses offered directly at the partner university. If you have any questions about the corresponding courses or the course offerings in general, please feel free to contact the partner university directly.

Language Courses Information about intensive English courses before the semester start and semester accompanying language courses.



Language Requirements English B2
Application Deadline at the International Exchange Office of the Faculty of Civil Engineering 31. January for 1 to 2 Semester as of the Winter Semester of the Same Year
Approximate Application Deadline at the Partner University

6. June: for the Winter Semester of the Same Year

31. October: for the Summer Semester of the Following Year

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Application Process at the Partner University

Information about the Application and Application Documents

(Applying to the partner university takes place only after successful application at RWTH University.)

Contact , Incoming Exchange



Tuition Fees Fees Waived

Erasmus+ Scholarship

Schüßler Award

Pirlet Award

Scholarship Database


Practical Information

Accommodations Information about the Student Dorms
Health Insurance Health insurance for abroad and private liability insurance are required for the entire duration of the stay.
Experience Reports MoveOn
Additional Information

Federal Foreign Office

General Country Information from the DAAD

Study UK


External Links