Short-term study

Short-term study

The UK is the number one study abroad destination for many students from around the world. Studying at Kent, one of the UK's top 20 universities, expands your horizons, enhances your studies and gives you the chance to gain insight into another culture.

Spending a year or a semester at Kent doesn’t have to delay your expected graduation date. With careful planning, you can complete your studies in the same time as you would if you stayed at home for your full degree. Your marks and your academic credit can be transferred to your home University.


Short-term programmes

We offer a wide range of short-term programmes, including diplomas, Junior Year Abroad, single-semester programmes, Erasmus and European exchanges and jointly supervised PhDs.


Why study at Kent

With superb facilities, excellent teaching staff, and a safe and attractive campus, Kent is a very popular destination for international students.


How to apply

Full details about how to apply, including information about visas, immigration and tuition fees.

Student satisfaction

In the National Student Survey (NSS) 2015 Kent received the fifth equal highest score* for ‘overall satisfaction’.

* In the UK, out of all publically funded, multi-faculty (i.e. not single-subject/specialist institutions) universities.

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Last Updated: 19/05/2016