Canterbury campus view from above


Find out more about our responsible procurement, financial statements and investment policy.

Finance at Kent

We develop and implement dynamic and future-focused financial strategies to support the University’s aims, whilst maintaining sound financial oversight and administration in managing the University’s financial affairs.

Our mission is to promote financial sustainability across the University by:

  • Providing value with professional financial support 
  • Implementing robust financial processes 
  • Informing decision making 
  • Developing financial knowledge across the University

Finance Teams provide professional service and advice to all university staff, Canterbury City Council, subsidiary companies and external funding bodies.

You can get in touch with us by emailing

Responsible procurement

We take our responsibilities as an anchor institution in Kent seriously and we are committed to responsible, ethical and sustainable procurement activity both directly and through our suppliers.   

Suppliers area

Financial Statements

  The University of Kent financial year runs from 1 August to 31 July.  

Building at Medway campus

Investment Policy

The University has an agreed policy for its investments which outlines the broad principles that an investment is required to meet.