Helping you develop your business

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Our Offer

Helping your business to grow

With international expertise and cutting edge facilities, the University of Kent is perfectly positioned to provide innovative and creative solutions to the business community. We aim to make resources within our large and diverse University relevant and accessible to businesses regionally, nationally and globally.

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Academic Expertise

  Our subject experts are leaders in their field with real-world experience of delivering business solutions.  

Student Talent

  We have talented, knowledgeable and highly motivated students studying our degree programmes, eager to further develop and apply their skills and knowledge within a real organisational setting.  

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Research Commercialisation

New technologies, processes and knowledge regularly emerge from the University of Kent's impressive research portfolio. This Intellectual Property (IP) provides opportunities for collaboration, and licensing of new technologies in a range of fields.  

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  We understand how complex, challenging and rapidly changing the business environment has become, and the importance of being able to access innovative and flexible training opportunities.  

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    Our facilities span laboratories, computing and specialist equipment to seminar rooms, video technology and conference space. Our facilities are split between our Canterbury and Medway campuses.

Knowledge Transfer Partnerships

 A KTP, funded by Innovate UK, enables a business to improve their competitiveness by bringing in new skills and the latest academic thinking to deliver a specific strategic project. With over 36 years of experience with the programme, we can help you make a successful application to begin a KTP with Kent.