- Some recent books by our academics
- For details go to www.kent.ac.uk/scholarships/search/FNADPGLOAN02
- PubTALKs feature social researchers at the cutting edge of their fields giving informal talks at the pub. See www.kent.ac.uk/qstep for details
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.
Urban Ethnography in Paris
8 March 2018
Rutherford Grass Roots Lecture: Professor Jane Reeves
6 March 2018
Nearly 2 in 5 children will be in poverty by 2021
27 February 2018
Prize winners for outstanding research
6 February 2018
Review of disability benefit claims highlights problems
31 January 2018
Why British people don't trust the government any more - and what can be done about it
31 January 2018
Register now for the Governing Trust in the Biosciences conference
30 January 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.