Regional impact


We have produced a number of resources with more information on our regional and economic impact for use by staff.

Physical copies

Physical copies of the resources depicted below are available from the Corporate Communications team upon request.


Driving Economic Growth

12-page report outlining our economic impact on the local area.

Changing Lives

12-page report demonstrating our impact on the local community.

Viewforth: Economic Impact

Independent report into the university’s economic impact.

Universities at Medway Impact Report

Showing the combined impact in Medway of the University of Kent, Canterbury Christ Church University and the University of Greenwich.


Growing the local economy

Three-minute film outlining our economic impact, including interviews with Canterbury BID Chief Executive Lisa Carlson and entrepreneur and Innovation Hub beneficiary David Browne.

Community impact

Four-minute film exploring our role at the heart of the local community, featuring student volunteers, Canterbury homelessness charity Catching Lives and the Gulbenkian Arts Centre.

Jobs for local people

Three-minute film explaining our role as a local employer, including interviews with current and former apprentices and Employee Apprenticeships Manager Loretta Izod.

Supporting Material

A5 postcards

Two A5 postcards for use at events, meetings etc summarising the reports’ findings.


Series of 12 infographics available for use in reports, presentations etc

Corporate Communications

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T: +44 (0)1227 764000

Last Updated: 25/06/2019

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