What makes Kent a top 25 UK university? 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 challenging environment for your postgraduate studies.

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

We have a scholarship fund in excess of £9 million to support our postgraduate community

Interdisciplinary community

The postgraduate student experience at Kent goes way beyond your academic studies. Our interdisciplinary postgraduate community allowsstaff and students to interact and exchange ideas with others outside of their specialism.

We also provide a strong framework of support through our Graduate School. The School is committed to career skills development for all students, demonstrated by our advanced training workshopsGlobal Skills Award and Researcher Development Programme.

Two postgraduates having a debate

In the REF 2014, Kent ranked 17th* for research output and research intensity

First-class facilities

Kent has a continual programme of investment and improvement. Our students enjoy the very best postgraduate-only teaching facilities with tailor-made resources, well-equipped laboratories and studios.

Our postgraduates can also use the general facilities, services and study spaces at our three locations in Kent and our study centres in Athens, Brussels, Paris and Rome.

Architecture student using online drawing tool

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

*of 122 universities not including specialist institutions; rankings are taken from the Times Higher Education, Jan 2015