What's on

Congregatons - November 2018.
The Scarlett Pimpernel.

The Scarlett Pimpernel

Don't miss this classic adventure. An evening of fabulous retro fun: kick off the festive season with the University of Kent Players' staged radio play.

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Shakespeare Schools Festival.

Shakespeare Schools Festival

Shakespeare Schools Foundation is proud to present the world’s largest youth drama festival at Gulbenkian.

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The Canterbury Lecture -

The Canterbury Lecture - 'The World After Brexit'

Lord Ricketts will deliver a lecture around the strategic choices that will arise for Britain and the EU after Brexit.

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Football and the First World War.

Football and the First World War

To mark the hundredth anniversary of the end of the First World War, University of Kent staff will play a football match and officially twin a sports pitch with the Flanders Peace Field in Messines, Belgium.

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The Polar Express.

The Polar Express

When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

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

Don't miss: Canterbury City Primary Schools Christmas Concert

On screen

Theatre and dance




Canterbury City Primary Schools Christmas Concert.

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.