What's on

Susan Calman.
Comedian Ria Lina performing with a microphone.

Autism Arts Festival

A celebration of autistic creativity, the festival will feature a range of performances, film screenings, workshops and talks.

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A lady attired to feature in a Victorian-era pantomime.

Sex, Death and Panto

A student-run exhibition on crime and pantomime in the Victorian and Edwardian theatre.

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Students in a seminar at the University of Kent

Tonbridge Centre open event

This small, informal event is an opportunity to find out more about the ever-popular short courses and new postgraduate taster courses running at Tonbridge.

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University of Kent staff arranged to be standing in the shape of a giant number 50.

Rutherford alumni reunion - tickets on sale now

Alumni and former staff are invited to book tickets for this reunion celebrating the 50th anniversary of Rutherford College.

Read more about Rutherford alumni reunion - tickets on sale now

Two cyclists in the countryside.

Pilgrims Hospices Cycle Challenge

Get on your bike for charity and explore the beautiful Kent countryside with friends, family and colleagues.

Read more about Pilgrims Hospices Cycle Challenge

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Gulbenkian logo

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

Don't miss: Out of this World, Friday 5 May – genre-defying theatre with some explosive special effects.


Theatre and dance




Live screening

A women, wearing a hospital nightgown, suspended mid-air

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.