Why Kent?

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Why Kent?

Take the next step to achieve your ambition

We offer inspirational teaching and supervision alongside first-class library and IT facilities. You also benefit from our high-impact research in all subjects. Whatever you are looking to study, Kent provides a dynamic and supportive environment for your postgraduate studies.

Our postgraduate programmes are informed by our proven commitment to research excellence. As a top-ranked UK university, Kent offers a wide a choice of well-structured and ambitious postgraduate programmes.


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Financial support

Postgraduate study is a significant investment in your future that enables you to expand your knowledge, skills and career options. We have devised a range of packages to ensure you have the necessary financial support.

Scholarships and loans

Training opportunities

The Graduate and Researcher College supports all postgraduate students at Kent. We ensure your academic experience is of the highest quality and provide stimulating opportunities to improve your skills, extend your horizons and prepare you for employment.


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Career development

We provide a comprehensive package of skills development training programmes, careers advice, volunteering and paid work opportunities to enhance your career prospects.

Careers and Employability Service


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World-leading research

Our performance in the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF) confirms our position as a leading UK university. All our academic schools are engaged in research of international standing.

Research at Kent