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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

Our partnership with Canterbury Christ Church University.

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A world of opportunity, discovery and community

University of Kent launches new campaign at Foundation Day event

The University has outlined a new approach to working with its supporters, giving them new ways to create opportunities for students, enable ground-breaking discoveries and make a difference in our communities.

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Research shows role recycling plays in evolution of universe

New research by Kent astrophysicists reveals how matter discarded as stars die is recycled to form new stars and planets.

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Brain-machine interface could improve wireless control

An Anglo-US collaboration involving Dr Jim Ang shows how wearable technology could be used to help disabled people interact with mobility aids.

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Kent welcomes Council’s climate change declaration

The University has backed Canterbury City Council’s recent commitment to reduce its carbon emissions to net zero by 2030.

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Chief Medical Officer to deliver annual health lecture

The UK’s new medical chief, Professor Chris Whitty, will deliver the annual Centre for Health Services Studies (CHSS) lecture at the Canterbury campus.

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