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Frequently asked questions
Below are answers to some of the most common questions we receive from people considering part-time study at Kent. If you have any additional queries do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Unit.
How do I apply?
This will depend on the type of course you are applying for. For Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes you can apply online or direct to the University. Make sure you check all all the steps listed on our part-time applications page. You can book a short course online and you will find details of how to book an Open Lectures and events on the Events Calendar.
How much will it cost?
Is there any help to meet the cost of fees?
The type of help available will depend on the course you choose. For courses such as Day Schools there are concessionary rates for tuition fees for those on state benefits. For courses leading to a certificate, diploma or degree qualification there is help available to meet the costs of fees and some study costs. Further information is available on the funding pages or please contact us.
I have not studied for sometime – is there help if I need it? What about advice and guidance in the academic department?
Further information is available on the support and facilities web page.
I have a disability - what help is available?
We will do everything we can to make your time at the University of Kent a positive experience. We are committed to improving access to learning for all students and provide a wide range of educational support services.