Our research is chiefly collaborative and interdisciplinary across the arts and humanities, sciences and social sciences. Our experts work closely with private, public and third party partners to undertake world-leading and internationally excellent research and innovation.
Our five principal areas of research strength are:
Creativity, Culture and Heritage
Kent is renowned for high-quality research across creativity, culture and heritage.
Cyber Security, Digital Technology and Communication
Kent has research and innovation strengths across cyber security, digital technology and communication.
Health, Social Care and Wellbeing
The University is leading research in health, social care and work, wellbeing, and health deprivation and inequalities in Kent.
Social Justice, Inequalities and Conflict
Our research on social justice, inequalities and conflict is at the heart of our mission.
Sustainability, Environment and Natural Resources
We are committed to addressing the urgent environmental challenges facing the world today.