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New international students

Congratulations on securing your place at Kent. We hope you're excited about joining us!

All international students

It is essential that you complete the enrol, IT, modules and fees elements of the online registration process as soon as possible. You will also find information on this website about arranging your travel to Kent, how to book a taxi, our Welcome Week events at Canterbury and Medway and settling in to life at Kent.

When to arrive

  • EU exchange, Erasmus, and Junior Year Abroad (JYA) students: You should aim to arrive on 8 January 2019
  • Students on a year/term abroad: You should aim to arrive on Sunday 13 January 2019.

Received an unconditional offer and received your Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies (CAS)?

The British Council have developed a new online course to help you prepare for studying in the UK. The course is free of charge and will enable you to learn more about teaching and learning in the UK, as well as student life. Register online now

Are you a full degree international student?

You can get advice and support from International Recruitment at any time, from application to arrival and throughout your studies. Whatever your query, we are here to help you. Our office is located on the first floor of the Registry extension building, opposite Darwin College. We are open Monday to Friday 9 – 5pm and we operate an open door policy throughout this time.

Are you a short-term student?

Our International Partnerships team can offer support and guidance throughout your time here. Our office is located on the first floor of the Registry extension building, opposite Darwin College. We are open Monday to Friday 9 – 5pm and we operate an open door policy throughout this time. More information for short-term students

We look forward to welcoming you soon!

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