The University of Kent is a global university with outstanding teaching, modern facilities, award-winning student support and welcoming study locations. Over 18,000 students from 152 countries study across its two spacious UK campuses and specialist postgraduate centres in Europe.
The university provides outstanding teaching that is both outward-looking and forward-thinking. Its faculties are made up of industry leaders, and students are encouraged to be inquisitive and think independently.
The university's high-quality academic facilities include well-resourced libraries, plenty of study spaces and extensive support services. Outside of the classroom, students can enjoy a range of activities, with more than 150 societies and sports clubs to choose from.
Kent's commitment to its students has been nationally recognised by the Times Higher Education Awards. The university was placed in the Outstanding Support for Students category for two years in a row, in 2017 and 2018.
The University of Kent is committed to ensuring its students have successful careers and provide the necessary experience and support to achieve this. All students have access to the institution's award-winning personal and careers support. The university runs a range of employment initiatives including internships voluntary opportunities careers and employability advisory service Language Express and JobShop.
Students can also study a Study Plus course alongside their degree, which will develop employable skills including confidence, creativity, critical reflection, global awareness, and resilience.
Many of Kent's degrees offer incredible opportunities to study and work abroad. The institution also runs extensive study abroad programmes which connect students with other universities across the world.