The University is leading research in health, social care and work, wellbeing, and health deprivation and inequalities in Kent.
Our internationally renowned research centres specialise in autism, learning disability, community care, applied healthcare and social care research. Our strengths span clinical and public health, health humanities, ageing, microbiology, and sports science.
Our Kent and Medway Medical School, and leadership of the regional National Institute for Health & Care Research infrastructure, are cementing the University’s role in improving people’s health, care and wellbeing.
Kent’s research strengths embody our institutional Signature Research Themes.
Our strengths are supported by the work and impact accomplished by our world leading Institutes.
Our Research Centres embody our strengths through events, collaborative projects and training.