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Our School is recognised worldwide for producing excellent research and was ranked 2nd for research power, 3rd for research intensity and 5th for both research impact and research quality (GPA) by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
We are a multi-disciplinary School committed to providing world-class and innovative degree programmes and research. Our academic staff work within a variety of intellectual and research traditions and are actively engaged in current research projects. An impressive 94% of our research-active staff submitted to the REF 2014, with 99% of the research submitted judged to be of international quality.
We provide a supportive environment for students interested in a wide range of social science subjects. Please browse our pages to find out more and contact us if you have any questions.
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31 July 2018
Rise in vehicle attacks a 'social virus' spread by media networks
24 July 2018
Rising crime linked to social deprivation
23 July 2018
Competing demands of keeping historic Thames sailing barges afloat
17 July 2018
Revisiting the 'Ideal Victim'
10 July 2018
Above and Beyond Awards for SSPSSR staff
2 July 2018
Triona Fitton receives excellence in teaching award
2 July 2018
Based on the evidence available, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Panel judged that the University of Kent delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK. See Gold award for Kent in TEF for details.