Current Partners

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Prospective Partners

Information and support for prospective international partners

Why become a partner?

The University of Kent has long-standing partnerships and collaborative links covering teaching and research with a large number of prestigious European and International Higher Education Institutions.  

In the most recent Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 51 of our European and international partners are in the top 200 universities, with 33 being in the top 100.

Leading academic institution

The University of Kent is one of the UK’s leading academic institutions producing world-class research, rated internationally excellent and leading the way in many fields of study.

Forward-thinking research

We are a forward-thinking research institution, committed to the transformative power of education and research and to the development and support of our students and staff.

Strong global impact

The University of Kent's strong global impact is based on our external networks, partnerships with leading universities in Europe and around the world, and our staff, students and alumni.

For more information on new partnership agreements. Contact our team

Get in touch with Kent

At Kent, we welcome dialogue or visits with institutions wishing to develop future links. 

To find out more about developing a partnership with us, organising a visit to us, or hosting a visit from Kent, please contact our team who will be in touch with more details,


Kent remains outward looking, engaged and intent on working with our partners to deliver avenues for international collaboration, engagement and opportunities across our institutions.

Hannah McNorton Director of International Partnerships

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