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

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

Around the University

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National project shows how technology can support young people in care

Child protection experts at the University have led a national project that looked at how technology can be used to help young people in care.

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Bangladesh’s new child marriage law swings in the wrong direction

In terms of gender equality, Bangladesh outranks its South Asian neighbours. Yet a recent law to prevent early marriages includes a controversial clause.

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Open lecture: Tangled Memories of WW1

An open lecture by Sophie De Schaepdrijver, Leverhulme Visiting Professor, looks at how military occupation can help us to understand World War One.

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You(th) Vision photo exhibition

Winning entries from a photo competition exploring the transition from youth to adulthood.

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New £5m student space launches at Medway campus

A partnership between Kent and Greenwich at Medway has transformed a listed building and former swimming pool into a vibrant, state-of-the-art student centre.

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