Canterbury community

Did you know?

£250m

is spent by our students off-campus, helping to create 2,500 jobs.

140,000

visitors booked accommodation at the university over a 13-week period in 2016. A vital addition to the provision elsewhere in the city.

140

companies have been set-up by our students in the south-east since 2010.

90,000

hours were spent helping local causes, both on campus and in the local community, by our student volunteers in 2016/17.

23

tonnes of unwanted clothers, books and other items donated by our students to the British Heart Foundation over the last year.

17th

for research intensity in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.

Gold

for 'Outstanding Teaching' in the Teaching Excellent Framework 2017.

Free

legal advice and representation for local people who can’t afford to pay for it, provided by the Kent Law Clinic.

Help

with IT solutions for local businesses and community organisations, provided by the Kent IT Consultancy at affordable rates.

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ. T: +44 1227 764000

Last Updated: 29/08/2017