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University of Kent

Canterbury | South East England

Town Campus Rural

Ucas code: K24

Kent provides a wealth of European and international opportunities for study, work and travel, a stimulating and effective learning community that focuses on the individual and excellent research-led teaching. The main Canterbury campus is built on 300 acres of park land half-an-hour's walk from the city centre, surrounded by green open spaces, fields and woods.
Source:University of Kent website

What students say about this university

Dialog 1268 comments (333 students)

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.

Creative

59%

MED

Political

57%

MED

Varied union activities

65%

MED

Sporty

66%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

60%

MED

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 97% MED
Average graduate salary £20k MED
Student score 81% MED

Overall student satisfaction

87%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

19,670

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

79%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

9%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

52%

of students are female

Young / Mature

9%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

24%

of students here are from outside the UK

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League table rankings

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