International Student

International Recruitment

The International Recruitment directorate is responsible for the recruitment of international-fee paying students and plays a pivotal role in positioning, realising and supporting the University's global impact and strategic aims.

Based in the Registry extension at the Canterbury campus, the directorate:

  • Recruits high-quality international-fee paying students through a range of activity including attendance at overseas events and online marketing campaigns
  • Manages and trains the University’s official overseas representatives around the world, ensuring they are able to effectively counsel prospective students and are aware of relevant UK legislation
  • Supports and advises the University’s academic schools with their own international recruitment trips and marketing activity
  • Works closely with Enrolment Management Services (EMS), the Graduate School and other central departments to best co-ordinate the University’s strategic recruitment and marketing activity to ensure coherence, quality and value for money
  • Maintains links with international alumni through events and visits to their home countries
  • Provides support to international students throughout the process of enquiry, application and enrolment
  • Works with international schools both in the UK and overseas.

Contact us

Email general enquiries to or view our team page for individual staff contact details.

International Development - © University of Kent

The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T: +44 (0)1227 764000

Last Updated: 29/01/2020