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University of Kent Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

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University of Kent is a semi-collegiate research oriented university situated in United Kingdom. It has been ranked best in UK by three national league table and is a member of Santander Network of European Universities.


University TypePublic
Campus SettingRural
Establishment Year1965
Endowment£ 5.528 million
International fee£ 15,200-18,400
Mode of ProgramFull time, distance and online

Programs, Campus and Residence

  • The university is divided into three faculties which are further organized into 20 schools.
  • Its Social Sciences, Law, Psychology and European Teachings programs are ranked #101, #58, #71 and #47 by The World University Rankings.
  • More than 5400 rooms are available to offered guaranteed accommodation to first year students.

Application Process

Candidates can refer to the official website of the University for Details regarding specific courses.

  • Application:

UG applications- Apply through the Universities and Colleges Admission (UCAS).

PG applications- Apply through University’s online application system

  • Application deadline:

UG Courses: January 15th, for Medicine –October 15th

PG Courses: Varies as per programs

  • General requirements: Official academic transcripts, official degree completion certificate, Letter of Recommendations
  • Additional requirements: Birth certificate, passport copy, personal statement, essay, and research proposal (for research programs).
  • English Proficiency Test: The acceptable English test scores are given below:
English TestMinimum scores required
IELTS Academic6.5 with 6.0 in each component
PTE62 with 60 in each area
Cambridge English Advance and Proficiency176 overall with minimum of 169

University of Kent Cost of Attendance

ExpensesEstimated cost in pounds
Undergraduate Fee15,200-18,400
Postgraduate Fee16,000-19,000
Average cost of living 12,968

University of Kent Scholarships and Financial Aid

University of Kent offers numerous scholarships on the basis of country and programs selected. Some of the popular scholarships are;-

  • Aviva Scholarships

  • International Scholarship for undergraduate students

  • Brussels School of International Studies Scholarships

University of Kent Alumni

University of Kent has more than 145,000 alumni, some of the notable alumni of the university are-

  • Stuart Gill – Ambassador

  • Sir David Akers – Politician

  • Li Ruiyu – Ambassador, MA international relations.

Find a Program

Sciences 70 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$23,493 PER


Arts & Social Studies 333 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$23,493 PER

HONOURSAncient HistoryAncient, Medieval and Modern HistoryClassical and Archaeological Studies and ItalianClassical and Archaeological Studies and PhilosophyClassical StudiesComparative Literature and FilmComparative Literature and French with a Year AbroadComparative Literature and German with a Year AbroadComparative Literature and Hispanic Studies with a Year AbroadCriminologyCriminology with Quantitative ResearchEnglish and American Literature and Creative Writing with an Approved Year AbroadEuropean Studies (German)European Studies (Spanish)Film and DramaFrenchPhilosophyAccounting and Finance and EconomicsArt HistoryArt History and Classical & Archaeological StudiesArt History and English and American LiteratureArt History and FilmArt History and FrenchArt History and Hispanic StudiesArt History and HistoryAsian Studies and Classical & Archaeological StudiesAsian Studies and Comparative LiteratureAsian Studies and English Language and LinguisticsAsian Studies and FrenchAsian Studies and GermanAsian Studies and PhilosophyAsian Studies and Religious StudiesClassical & Archaeological StudiesClassical & Archaeological Studies and Comparative LiteratureClassical and Archaeological Studies and FilmComparative LiteratureComparative Literature and DramaComparative Literature and English and American LiteratureComparative Literature and English Language and LinguisticsComparative Literature and Italian with a Year AbroadComparative Literature with a Year AbroadContemporary LiteratureCriminal Justice and CriminologyCriminology and Cultural StudiesCriminology and Social PolicyCriminology and SociologyCultural Studies and Comparative LiteratureCultural Studies and FilmCultural Studies and MediaCultural Studies and Social AnthropologyDigital ArtsDigital Arts with a Year in IndustryEconomics and PoliticsEnglish and American LiteratureEnglish and American Literature and Creative WritingEnglish and American Literature and FilmEnglish and American Literature and JournalismEnglish and American Literature with an Approved Year AbroadEnglish Language and LinguisticsEnglish Language and Linguistics and English and American LiteratureEnglish Language and Linguistics and ManagementEnglish, American and Postcolonial Literature and FilmEnglish, American and Postcolonial Literatures with an Approved Year AbroadEnglish, American and Postcolonial LiteraturesEnvironmental Social SciencesEnvironmental Social Sciences with a Year in Professional PracticeEuropean Studies (Combined Languages)European Studies (French)European Studies (Italian)FilmFilm with a Placement YearFilm with a Year AbroadFrench and English and American LiteratureFrench and English Language and LinguisticsFrench and Hispanic StudiesFrench and HistoryFrench and PhilosophyGermanGerman and English Language and LinguisticsGerman and HistoryGerman and PhilosophyHispanic StudiesHispanic Studies and English Language and LinguisticsHispanic Studies and GermanHispanic Studies and HistoryHispanic Studies and ItalianHispanic Studies and ManagementItalianItalian and English Language and LinguisticsItalian and FrenchItalian and GermanItalian and HistoryLaw and EconomicsMedia StudiesLiberal Arts - BAMedia Studies with an Approved Year Abroad - BAPhilosophy and English and American LiteraturePoliticsPhilosophy and English Language and LinguisticsPolitics and International RelationsPhilosophy and FilmPolitics and International Relations (Bi-dipl™me)Philosophy and PoliticsPolitics and International Relations with a LanguagePhilosophy and SociologyPolitics and International Relations with a Year in Continental EuropePhilosophy with an Approved Year AbroadPolitics and International Relations with a Year in North AmericaPolitics and International Relations with a Year in the Asia-Pacific - BAPolitics and International Relations with Quantitative ResearchReligious StudiesReligious Studies and English and American LiteratureReligious Studies and PhilosophySocial AnthropologySocial Anthropology and PoliticsSocial Anthropology and Social PolicySocial Anthropology with a Year AbroadSocial Anthropology with a Year in Professional PracticeSocial Anthropology with FrenchSocial Anthropology with ItalianSocial Anthropology with GermanSocial Anthropology with SpanishSocial PolicySocial Policy and PoliticsSocial Policy with Quantitative ResearchSocial Policy and SociologySociologySociology and EconomicsSociology and PoliticsSociology and Social AnthropologySociology with Quantitative ResearchWar and ConflictWorld LiteratureShow More (129)

Architecture, Building & Planning 8 Programs

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$23,493 PER

2 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$25,054 PER

4 yearsfull-timeEnglish
$20,815 PER


Business, Finance, Economics, Management & Statistics 46 Programs

University of Kent Overview

Student Population17369
Average Cost of Attendance$19,270 / Year

Attendance Cost


Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$19,270 / Year
Post Graduate Program$19,530 / Year
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