Chemistry and Forensic Science applicants

Studying at Kent, you'll be part of a diverse, supportive and inspiring community. In The Guardian University Guide 2022, Forensic Science at Kent was ranked 7th, while for graduate prospects, Chemistry at Kent was ranked 5th. Find out more about joining our world - from attending a virtual open event or an applicant day, to hearing what our current students love about Kent.

Visit us

We're really excited to welcome you to Canterbury! There are a number of ways that you can visit our stunning campus, from Open Days and Applicant Days, to campus tours and self-guided tours.

Open Days

  • Saturday 2nd July 2022,
  • 8th October 2022,
  • 22nd October 2022,
  • 19th November 2022,
  • 12th Janurary 2023 (Virtual)
  • 1July 2023


Why study at Kent?

Learn more about Chemistry and Forensic Science at Kent - from our fantastic facilities and inspirational teaching led by world-leading research, to a supportive environment with excellent careers support and student experience.     

We also offer: 

  • An introduction to the impact of climate change with our "Chemistry and the Environment" module. 
  • A year abroad or a professional placement to increase your employability skills and professional networks. 
  • Our Forensic Science degree is accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
  • Our Chemistry degree is accredited Royal Society of Chemistry. 

Hear from our students

Find out more about our range of degrees, including the chance to study abroad for a year or complete a professional placement directly from our staff and students via our YouTube channel and online chat service.   

Listen to Will Housden and Sabaa Hussain talk Dr Dr Stefano C G Biagini about their chemistry projects.

Chemistry equipment

It’s good to talk

If you would like to chat to one of our students, why not get in touch via Unibuddy. You can also contact our Admissions Officer to ask any questions you have from our programmes and clearing to how we will confirm places at Kent.