Conferences and Events at the University of Kent

Welcome to Conferences and Events

Why us?

Set in over 300 acres of beautiful parkland overlooking the historic city of Canterbury and its iconic Cathedral. Our fantastic location, and extensive range of conference and event venues, coupled with over 4,500 bedrooms, make us the perfect choice for any type of event.

Our Conference and Events team has over 25 years experience delivering exceptional events and group accommodation for our clients.

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Kent Indoor Tennis and Events Arena

Are you looking for a large, flexible space to host your next big event? With over 3,000 sqm of flat floor space, our Indoor Tennis and Events Arena is the perfect venue for trade exhibitions, large-scale banquets, functions and conferences for over 2,000 delegates,  sporting events and concerts.

B&B guest accommodation

During the summer months, we have a wide range of competitively priced B&B accommodation, including single and double en-suite rooms. 

All our B&B campus accommodation has been rated 4* - 5* by VisitEngland.

We also have self-catering accommodation and room-only rates available.

Latest news

Keep up to date with the latest news from the Conferences and Events team.

Meet the team

Our experienced team have been helping customers host events on campus for over 20 years.

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A note to say a massive thanks to you both for your help in the run-up and during the retreat! Everyone was super positive about our time, and this is a credit to everyone on-site too, including catering, bar etc.

Malaria Centre Retreat - Keynes College 21 April 2023

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