What's on

Aerial shot of the University of Kent campus from 1965.
Professor Mike Oliver

Disability History, Bleeding Hearts and Parasite People

For the fifth instalment of the 2017-18 Distinguished Visitor Lectures, and as part of the UK Disability History Month, we are delighted to present Professor Mike Oliver as special guest speaker for the evening.

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Members of the London Community Gospel Choir singing.

London Community Gospel Choir

This concert features Europe's leading gospel choir - a truly special blend of talent, voices and personalities.

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An assortment of colouring pens, felt tips and other markers.

Medway: Post pals

Send Christmas postcards, letters and little gifts to sick children in Medway - this counts towards your volunteering hours.

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Promotional artwork which reads

The Philadelphia Story

The University of Kent Players present a live recording of The Philadelphia Story, a radio play based in the glamorous world of the 1940s.

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An aerial view of the Canterbury campus, taken in 2015 when the Kent Wheel was on site, between Rutherford and Eliot.

Postgraduate open event

Talk to specialist academics and admissions staff about postgraduate study at our campuses in the UK and specialist centres in Tonbridge and across Europe.

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Gulbenkian logo

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

Don't miss: the accessible film club screening of Spirited Away

On screen

Theatre and dance




A still from the film Spirited Away.

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.