University of Kent


Recently achieved Gold in the 2017 TEF (Teaching Excellence Framework) awards for providing consistently outstanding teaching, learning, and outcomes for its students

The UK’s European university

With study centres in Brussels, Paris, Rome, and Athens, the University of Kent is an institution that is uniquely connected to Europe. Closer to home, the university’s UK-based Canterbury and Medway campuses offer superb academic environments, stunning study locations and a fantastic student experience. Apart from its world-renowned research programme, the University of Kent also offers a diverse array of subjects that are ranked amongst the UK top 10, making it one of the most versatile academic powerhouses in the country.

Schools/faculties and courses

Note: All full undergraduate and taught postgraduate courses are eligible for the Aviva Scholarship.

Facts about the university

Ranked 4th in the UK for student satisfaction

Kent was awarded gold, the highest rating, in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework

A proud Fairtrade university since 2006

Most undergraduate degrees offer the chance to undertake a Year in Industry or a year abroad

Hear from our students

Kent is highly ranked in the UK and is one of the best universities for actuarial science. I loved the campus when I came for the open day, and the friendly staff and academic atmosphere. It’s very close to London too.

Man Sam, undergraduate student, Actuarial Science with a Year in Industry
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