University of Kent Gala Ball 2018

Hosted by our Chancellor, Gavin Esler, this fundraising event is the first of its kind on campus.

A glittering evening, supporting the Kent Opportunity Fund

Gavin Esler sat smiling

TICKETS: £65 per head*

*We recommend that you book tickets in groups to ensure that you are seated on tables together.

10 attendees per table, but groups of any sizes are welcome.

A view of Canterbury Cathedral from campus

Social Quote from twitter

We are so excited to welcome alumni, friends, the local community, staff and students to our first formal fundraiser! #WeAreKent



Join us for a sparkling reception, four-course dinner and evening entertainment in a beautiful marquee in the centre of campus. Book your table here...

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Do you want to sponsor the event?

Would you like to sponsor the Gala Ball, and be credited in the programme? If so, please get in touch below.

What is the Kent Opportunity Fund?

Find out more about the fund that supports students with projects, scholarships and bursaries for those struggling financially during their studies.

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Campus accommodation is available to book for the night! After all the dancing, you might need it... Use the code "GALA2018" to secure your room.

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Dinner menu, the evening's programme, entertainment, and many more!


Speak to Liberty Chambers using the following details:


Call: +44(0)1227 816035

A wine glass in front of some twinkly lights.