King’s College London Alumni Association (KCLA) in Nigeria is the organisation to which all alumni from Nigeria automatically belong.
Run by an executive team elected by our alumni members we are independent of the College though obviously closely linked to it, primarily through King's Alumni & Supporter Relations Office. We’re here to represent and advance the interests of our members.
Kings College London
King’s College London was founded by King George IV and the Duke of Wellington in 1829. Ranked one of the top 20 universities in the world (QS World Rankings 2015/16) King’s is a world-leading, innovative university located in the heart of London. With over 26,500 students from 150 countries, the university is home to a diverse and cosmopolitan community.
King’s is a global centre of academic excellence, providing a multitude of opportunities and connecting our students to the world. With extensive links to London employers, the university provides fantastic opportunities for work experience and King’s graduates enjoy one of the best employment rates and starting salaries in the UK.
With eight faculties, institutes and schools of study and five Medical Research Council centres, king’s offers world-class teaching and research. The university’s extensive range of subjects include the arts, humanities, law, the sciences (including a wide range of health areas such as psychology, medicine, nursing and dentistry) and social sciences including international affairs. King’s has played a major role in advances that have shaped modern life, such as the discovery of DNA and research that led to the development of radio, television, mobile phones and radar.
The university is currently undergoing a highly ambitious programme of expansion in its estate, which will create significant new teaching and research facilities as well as student residences. There has never been a more exciting time to be a part of this historic yet highly dynamic and forward-thinking university.