University of Kent | Profile and 2018 Ranking
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University of Kent

University of Kent

Student rating
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(4.1) 1616 reviews

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Key Stats

Uni rankings and ratings

WUSCA overall rating
This is this uni's WUSCA 2018 ranking for the university of the year category. See the full league table here
(4.15) 
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2018 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
25 / 126
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
44th

Student stats
Source: HESA, 2018 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

96 % FULL-TIME
4% PART-TIME
91 % SCHOOL-LEAVERS
9% MATURE STUDENTS
78 % UNDERGRADUATE
22% POSTGRADUATE

Graduate prospects
Source: DLHE, 2018

% IN JOB OR FURTHER STUDY

Student numbers
Source: HESA, 2018 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

15,590
Is there the option to study abroad at this uni?
Yes

Open days

15 JUNE

Open Day

Medway

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06 JULY

Open Day

Canterbury campus

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Where you'll study

University of Kent

Recruitment and Admissions Office

Registry

Canterbury

Kent

CT2 7NZ

United Kingdom

Nearest train station: Canterbury West  0.6 miles away

Cost of living

Cost of a pint
This is the average cost of a pint .
Source: IDP Connect 2018

Cost of pint half
£3.50
£3.00

Accommodation costs
This is the average annual cost for a full time student at this uni.
Source: IDP Connect 2018

£8,946

Living costs
This is the average annual cost of living for a student studying in the town where this uni is based.
Source: IDP Connect 2018

£9,470

Other academic departments

Culture / Gender / Folklore

Culture / Gender / Folklore

Critically explore the links between culture, media and society We are all caught up in the network of communications, whether in face-to-face encounters, on Facebook or Twitter, or by way of email; it is something we all do, cope... READ MORE

School of Anthropology and Conservation

School of Anthropology and Conservation

The School of Anthropology and Conservation at Kent is ranked 15th out of the UK’s Anthropology departments in the Complete University Guide 2019 league tables, and is unique in recognizing the importance of the fundamental link... READ MORE

School of Engineering and Digital Arts,

School of Engineering and Digital Arts,

A special School combining engineering, technology and digital media, our blended expertise and provision is particularly well suited to the needs of the 21st century. Forward-looking and culturally diverse, we are committed to... READ MORE

Social Sciences

Social Sciences

Do you want to understand the world we live in? Social Sciences at the University of Kent could be the perfect degree for you. Drawing on theories and expertise from criminology, sociology and psychology, you take a holistic approach... READ MORE