What's on

Foundation Day Lecture 2018.
Open Days

Open Days

Discover. Explore. Be inspired.

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Sir Thomas Allen

An Evening with Sir Thomas Allen

Join us for an evening with Sir Thomas Allen performing works from a recently recorded CD including composers such as Gershwin, Porter and Kern, accompanied by Stephen Higgins.

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Orson Welles

The Eyes of Orson Welles

Mark Cousins dives deep into the visual world of legendary director and actor Orson Welles to reveal a portrait of the artist as he's never been seen before.

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King Lear.

NT Live: King Lear (Live)

Broadcast live from London’s West End, see Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas.

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DICE Talks.

DICE Talks: How can we save ugly species?

Dr Bob Smith, Director of DICE, will talk about his research on how conservationists can best fundraise for uncharismatic and ugly species.

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Missed any of the In Conversation events? You can watch them again on our YouTube playlist: http://ow.ly/frsn309sSMw #GavinAsks



Gulbenkian logo

Visit our modern arts venue with theatre, cinema, comedy stage, cafe/bar and gallery.

Don't miss: Albatross

On screen

Theatre and dance





Free visitor parking after 5pm and at weekends.

How to find us, plus parking information.

Free shuttle bus for students and staff between our campuses.

Alumni events and reunions in the UK and around the world.

Kent Union sports team

Sport and fitness

We are committed to a 'sport for all' philosophy at Kent and encourage you to be more active, get fit and have fun.

Drama class dancers

Arts and culture

Our thriving arts programme includes our own cinema, live performance spaces and Gulbenkian arts centre.

Brass section performing live

Musical community

Music is a big part of the Kent experience. We have fantastic facilities on-campus and a vibrant local music scene.

Kent Union students

Clubs and societies

Student societies give you the chance to meet like-minded people, share your interests and make lifelong friends.