School of Physical Sciences

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    Our supervisors are world leaders and the projects are chosen and fine-tuned to maximise the benefits and impact to the student as well as to society, culture and the economy.
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    The Kent Graduate School offers social events, conferences and workshops as well as the Researcher Development Programme to enhance your student experience.
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    We offer funded positions and a wide range of projects for self funded students.

Postgraduate Research

The School of Physical Sciences offers research programmes which lead to Doctorate (PhD) or Masters (MSc) degrees with a range of cutting-edge research projects available.


I’m enjoying the amount of knowledge I’m gaining, in particular from my supervisor, who is so passionate about her subject. I am benefiting from attending training courses to expand my grasp of my subject area.

~ Reeya Oogarah, Chemistry

Current Student / Alumni and Staff Profiles

The overriding impression from our students is one of a friendly supportive department which gets to know its students and work with them to give them a rich experience.  Both the campus and Canterbury are highly regarded and seen to offer all you need for a great time at University.

Please contact spsrecruit@kent.ac.uk for more information.

School of Physical Sciences, Ingram Building, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NH

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Last Updated: 11/04/2017