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Political Town Campus Rural

UCAS code: K24


We stand for ambition. Yours. Join a dynamic, creative and inclusive university and start building your future in an environment where you’ll flourish. We know that you’ll love your time here, making the most of our industry-standard facilities and soaking up all the experiences on offer. You’ll have access to well-resourced libraries, personal support, and outstanding careers guidance, plus hundreds of societies and excellent sports facilities (including free gym membership for your first year). Whatever your interests, whatever your goals, we’re sure you’ll find your place at Kent.
Source: University of Kent website

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Diverse local nightlife

59%

Medium

Creative

59%

Medium

Varied union activities

69%

Medium

Sporty

66%

Medium

Political

63%

High

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £21k Medium
% of graduates in work or further study 96% Medium
Student satisfaction score 72% Low

Number of students

18,155

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

80%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

6%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

47%

of students are male

Young / Mature

11%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

14%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

264 comments (69 students)
    • The library is really good, the lecture theatres are all in good shape but my accommodation is honestly bad

      2024, 1st year student, Psychology

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    • It is a very supportive University, where everyone, really everyone is trying to help and support you throughout the whole academic journey.

      2024, 1st year student, History

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    • Campus life is great. Due to it being a campus based university, you can reach everything quickly and there are so many beautiful spots on campus to relax with friends. Canterbury is wonderful, great scenery and some pretty good places for a night out.

      2024, 1st year student, History

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    • Very interesting and hands on

      2024, 1st year student, Biomedical Sciences

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    • Many resources available

      2024, 1st year student, Biomedical Sciences

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    • A lot of societies and social activities available

      2024, 1st year student, Biomedical Sciences

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