Why Kent? - Postgraduate courses

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Why Kent?

Whatever you are looking to study, Kent provides a dynamic and challenging environment

We offer well-structured and ambitious postgraduate programmes informed by a proven commitment to research excellence. At every stage, you are supported with inspirational teaching and supervision, first-class library and IT facilities and a diverse schedule of seminars, workshops and events.

We have a scholarship fund in excess of £12 million to support our postgraduate community

Kent has an excellent postgraduate employment record: 92% of our postgraduate students who graduated in 2017 and responded to a national survey were in work or further study within six months (DLHE).

In the most recent Research Excellence Framework, Kent was ranked in the top 20 for research intensity in the Times Higher Education

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 and we have some of the best academic and research staff in the country.

For up-to-date information about our ground-breaking research projects, see Research at Kent.

Postgraduate uses technology to conduct research

Since 2010, Kent and its partners have invested over £120 million in its student residences providing 6,500 bedrooms