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Student life

Mayowa and Tavimba give their take on student life at Kent in 2020

A world of opportunities

There's so much more to Kent than lectures and seminars. Make the most of our flexible study options to create the best student experience and get the degree you want.

It's your degree so make it your own at Kent. Customise your studies with elective modules, a year abroad, a year in industry and a whole host of extra-curricular courses.

Your degree, your way


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Gold-rated teaching

A great teacher doesn't just teach you, they inspire you. We are renowned for a teaching style that brings your subject to life and encourages you to think independently.

Our outstanding teaching was rated gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework.

Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

Excellent student experience

Are you looking for inspirational teaching, a strong support network, stunning locations, first-class facilities and excellent prospects? You'll find all this and more at Kent.

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Vibrant, exciting, inclusive...

Our students sum up their Kent experience in just one word (or two).

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One University, multiple stories

A day in the life of undergraduate students at Canterbury and Medway.

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Accommodation applications for students arriving on campus in 2021 are now live.

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Campus or city?

What to consider when choosing between a city or campus university.


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Safe, study, social

Whenever you arrive at Kent you can feel confident that we're always working to make sure you can stay safe, study and socialise on campus.

Find out more


Karina Maheswaran

Kent gave me an academic scholarship because of the grades I achieved at A level.


See the world

Going abroad as part of your degree is an amazing experience. We have numerous international study and work placements available – and we'll support you every step of the way.

Go Abroad with Kent