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University of Kent

Canterbury | South East England

Political Town Campus Rural

Ucas code: K24

The University of Kent offers an outstanding level of teaching achieving a gold award, the highest level, in the Teaching Excellence framework. Kent has excellent employability prospects with 95% of their 2017 graduates being in employment or further study within 6 months of graduating (DLHE). There is a wealth of opportunity at Kent with options to study abroad, go on a work placement, or volunteer.
Source:University of Kent website

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%

MED

Creative

59%

MED

Varied union activities

69%

MED

Sporty

66%

MED

Political

63%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £21k MED
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Student satisfaction score 79% MED

Number of students

19,817

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

80%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

9%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

47%

of students are male

Young / Mature

8%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

23%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

Dialog 522 comments (136 students)
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