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University of Kent

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

Kent is a leading university. In the top 10% of elite universities for international outlook (THE), and among the top institutions in the QS World University Rankings by Subject, we offer you a unique experience. 

Many subject areas are ranked within the UK top ten, we are 16th in The Guardian University Guide, and we have some of the most satisfied students in the UK.

All of our academic schools produce world-class research and the Times Higher Education has ranked Kent 17th in the UK for research intensity in the Research Excellence Framework. Because our academics are engaged in high-level research as well as teaching, you study with some of the most influential thinkers in your field.

We offer a wide range of foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, exciting study abroad and year in industry opportunities, summer schools, and a generous scholarship fund including awards for academic, creative and sporting excellence.

The UK’s European university, Kent has stunning UK campuses close to London, and specialist centres in Paris, Brussels, Athens and Rome. Each offers a safe and vibrant environment for your studies.

383
2012
411-420
2013
451-460
2014
360
2015
37.60
Overall Score
94.8
International Faculty
89.1
International Students
51-100
2016
69.3
Academic Reputation
36.3
Employer Reputation
80.7
Citations per Paper
261=
2013
240
2014
245
2015
58.60
Overall Score
60.9
Academic Reputation
42.7
Employer Reputation
79.3
Citations per Paper
55.7
H-index Citations
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,475
International
575

Number of students

17,640
Postgraduate 16%
Undergraduate 84%

Number of international students

5,015
Postgraduate 34%
Undergraduate 66%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.

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