Home

Professor Karen Cox
A collection of gold stars

A place to Inspire / An approach to challenge

Student taking a selfie holding a We are Kent
Student holding her certificate at a graduation ceremony

About us

The UK's European University: committed to the transformative power of education and research.

Map showing Kent locations in Canterbury, Medway, Tonbridge, Paris, Brussels, Rome and Athens

Stunning locations

UK campuses close to London and European centres in Paris, Brussels, Rome and Athens.

Student using a microscope

Research excellence

Our research is responding to 21st-century problems.

Students sitting on park overlooking cathedral

Campus master plan

Our vision to create the best garden campus in the UK.

Around the University

Virtual reality image of the Abbey.

Expert view: Professor Darren Griffin comments on gene-editing of human embryos

Professor Darren Griffiths comments on the scientific and ethical issues raised by recent developments in gene-editing technology.

Read more about Expert view: Professor Darren Griffin comments on gene-editing of human embryos

Graphic image representing cancer cells

Discovery prompts hope for treatment of leukaemia

Researchers have identified a new cell mechanism that could lead to a fundamental change in the diagnosis and treatment of leukaemia.

Read more about Discovery prompts hope for treatment of leukaemia

Man doing a somersault in the middle of the air

bOing! 2017

A weekend of the very best live performances to excite and inspire all ages.

Read more about bOing! 2017

Gavin Esler

In Conversation: the autumn season

Gavin Esler with guests Polly Toynbee, Terry Waite, Owen Jones, Francesca Simon and Michael Gove.

Read more about In Conversation: the autumn season

Street art

Arts engagement can help counter divisions in society

Research shows how engagement with the arts can help societies counter economic, cultural and political divisions.

Read more about Arts engagement can help counter divisions in society