The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T +44 (0)1227 764000
Welcome to the School of European Culture and Languages
Below you will find some useful information about becoming a student in the school and a few tips on how you can prepare for your first week at university.
The School of European Culture and Languages welcome week activities
The schools timetable of events (which will all take place during welcome week) are designed to both welcome you to your studies and equip you with the knowledge you need to get the best out of your time here. Click here to download the PDF of activities.
If you have a few weeks left and you have a bit of spare time perhaps you would like to get ahead with your studies? If so please click on your subject below for a preliminary reading list for your course:
In an effort to make your transition to university as smooth as possible we have devised a 'transition module' for you to look at on our interactive e-learning forum, Moodle. Click here to access the new Moodle page and begin your first taste of university.
The School of European Culture and Languages is looking forward to welcoming all new postgraduate students to the community. A postgraduate induction will take place 14:00-16:00, Tuesday 18th in Woolf Seminar Room 5&6. Click here to download the full PDF of welcome week activities and here for information on the Graduate School and its activities during welcome week.
Locations and maps
Please click here for information including maps and travel instructions for getting to the university. If you’re traveling by train or bus you may find it helpful to go visit our estates department website which contains information about how to get to the campus and how to travel around the local area.
For those students who will be living on the Canterbury campus this year you may find it helpful to visit the Accommodation Office website where you will find useful information about when to arrive and how to collect your keys.
Keeping in touch and contact information
Please keep in touch and let us know if you have any questions over the coming weeks – we’re always here to help.