Taught students

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Taught students

As a taught Master’s student at Kent, you are joining a strong intellectual and social community. You can take part in a wide range of workshops, networking events and learning opportunities that complement your studies and enhance your postgraduate student experience.

Postgraduate studies

Kent’s postgraduate programmes are informed by our proven commitment to research excellence. We are proud of our stimulating and intellectually challenging community where postgraduates work alongside staff.

Kent offers a wide choice of well-structured and ambitious taught programmes. You are supported by inspirational teaching and supervision, first-class library and IT facilities and a diverse schedule of seminars, workshops and events.    

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Training and resources

The Graduate and Researcher College is proud to offer its Global Skills Award (GSA) for Taught Master's students. The GSA comprises a range of lectures on global issues and a series of skills workshops specifically designed to improve your employability in a competitive job market. 

The University offers numerous resources to support students in their studies and career preparation.

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New starters

All new postgraduate students are invited to attend a tailored induction led by the Dean of the Graduate and Researcher College. An Information Fair is held in September to welcome new postgraduates to the University and to connect them with our networks and support services. 

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