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

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Stunning locations

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

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Research excellence

Our research is responding to 21st-century problems.

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Kent and Medway Medical School

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Around the University

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Keeping historic Thames sailing barges afloat

Owners of historic barges based in Faversham, Kent face competing demands of keeping vessels operational and appealing to visitors, while maintaining their heritage and traditions.

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Kent ranked among top 50 in Europe for teaching

Kent – the UK’s European university – has been ranked 47th in the Times Higher Education’s (THE) new European Teaching Rankings.

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Kent wins Commercial University of the Year award

Kent wins award for commercial services that include student accommodation and catering, arts activities and sports facilities.

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Book now for Sense and Sensibility

The University of Kent Players return to the Gulbenkian with this lively production of Jane Austen's classic: the witty story of the Dashwood sisters and their search for true love.

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Rise in vehicle ramming attacks due to a ‘social virus’

Research explains why there has been a sudden rise in vehicle ramming attacks (VRAs) over the last few years.

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