Welcome to the Faculty of Health Social Care and Education’s research, working in partnership with Kingston University and St George’s, University of London (hereafter referred to as Kingston and St George’s). We are a joint enterprise that combines the research expertise and resources of a modern university with those of a long-standing established medical school in the United Kingdom.

We aim to undertake research that makes a difference to health, social care and education services, to the public and to disciplines of nursing, paramedic science, midwifery, rehabilitation sciences, social work, radiography and teaching. We look forward to sharing with you our passion for making a lasting difference to the health, social care and education provision for service users and patients, whether through our research degrees or specialist expertise.

Areas of research expertise

In the Centre for Applied Health and Social Care Research, we have these areas of expertise:

Research Gate Lab to the Centre for Applied Health and Social Care Research:

We also have the Education Research Group with the following SIGs:

Science Education
Mathematics Education (SIG-ME)
Technology and Pedagogy
Early Years
Inclusion and Social Justice
Teaching and Teacher Education


Research degrees

Take the lead and make an impact with our research degrees.

Research events

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    Virtual Postgraduate Open Event

    Wednesday 30 June 2021, 12.00pm - 7.00pm

    You will get a feel for what it's like to study at Kingston University when you attend one of our virtual Open Days. Join us to find out about the courses we offer, speak to academic staff and current students and get help and advice on your application and student funding. We look forward to virtually showing you around the campus!

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