Kent Extra

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Kent Extra

Enhance your knowledge. Learn new skills. Improve your CV.

Make the most of your time at university with Kent Extra. We have a range of extra-curricular and co-curricular activities to enhance your employability and add a new dimension to student life.


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Study Plus courses

Step outside your main area of study and try something different.

Develop your creativity and expand your knowledge with our range of free short-term, non-credit-bearing courses.

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You can spend a year abroad, work in industry, attend a summer school, volunteer, learn a language or take a Study Plus course. You could even add a year in Computing, Data Analytics or Journalism to your degree.

Many of the Kent Extra programmes will appear on your Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR) and could also earn you Employability Points

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Where could you be in a year?

A year's experience can be an excellent way to demonstrate to future employers that you have the knowledge and skills needed for your chosen career.


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Develop language skills

Beginner? Advanced learner? Everyone can improve their language skills at Kent. Choose from a range of European languages and more, such as Mandarin or Russian.

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