The University of Kent is a leading research-intensive university in the south-east of England. Known as the UK's European university, Kent offers many opportunities to study and work abroad. With its main campuses in Canterbury and Medway Kent offers academic excellence and an inspiring student experience.
Our students consistently rank us as offering one of the best student experiences and we achieved the 4th highest score for overall satisfaction in the 2016 National Student Survey. Kent is ranked 22nd in the 2018 Guardian University Guide and is 21st in the THE ‘Tables of Tables’.
Kent’s academics produce world-leading research and lead the way in many fields of study. They were ranked 17th in the UK for research intensity in the Research Excellence Framework which confirmed their position as one of the UK's leading research universities. All academic schools were found to be engaged in research of international and world-class standing.
Kent offers a wide range of excellent courses, spanning the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities at its Canterbury and Medway campuses. It has a welcoming environment and a cosmopolitan community with students of all ages and nationalities.