The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, T +44 (0)1227 764000
- Sociology student April-Louise Pennant, named 2015 Kent Student of the Year, accepting her award at the gala ceremony in May
- BA Social Policy achieved a top ten position in the Complete University Guide league tables - www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk
- An impressive 95% of BA Social Policy students at Kent were satisfied with the quality of the course, according to the National Student Survey 2014
- 90% of our Sociology students found employment or went onto further study within six months of graduating in 2014 (Source: Unistats)
- In the Guardian University Guide 2015 league table for Social Work, Kent is ranked 8th in the UK
Welcome from Head of School, Professor Sarah Vickerstaff
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 about our School.
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Being mum and dad before and after separation
15 June 2015
Latest news from the Centre for Child Protection
8 June 2015
SSPSSR students volunteer with Citizens Advice Bureau
2 June 2015
Dr Marian Duggan discusses 'gay cake' bakers
19 May 2015
Outstanding sociology student is Kent Student of the Year
19 May 2015
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