We've put together this site to help you through the application process, and to give you handy tips and advice. If you've not yet applied, have a look at our course pages to see if we have the right course for you.

The next steps

We will consider your application, and then make a decision.

If you receive an offer:

  • we'll send you a pack through the post, which has all the key information about what to do next. In your pack you'll find the Essentials booklet, Extras magazine, information about studying/working abroad, details of the Kent Scholarship for Academic Excellence and a campus guide.

  • you should apply for university accommodation.

If you are invited for an interview:

  • you'll need to book your Applicant Day.

If your application is unsuccessful:

book your applicant day

If you have been invited for interview, or have received an offer of a place, you will need to book an Applicant Day.

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Can't come to an Applicant Day?

If you can't come to an Applicant Day, find out about the other ways you can visit us.

Other ways to visit

Apply for accommodation

You should apply for accommodation as soon as your receive formal confirmation of your offer. If you decline our offer, we will simply cancel your accommodation application.

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Money matters

It's important to understand the costs involved in going to university and when to apply for the tuition fee loan and maintenance loan. This short video from UCAS takes you though the financial support available.

Watch the video

We are European

Hear from students at our campuses and centres and discover why Kent is the 'UK's European university'.

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Go Abroad!

Interested in studying or working abroad during your degree? Learn about our Go Abroad programme.


What our students say

What is it really like to be a Kent student? Read our student profiles.


Kent Students blog

Thoughts, opinions and experiences of current students.


Useful links

Other information you may find useful, including links to our admissions policies.