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University of Kent

University of Kent

Here at the University of Kent, we understand your passion to progress. Whether gaining advanced skills or joining a global academic research community drives you, our networks and facilities will help you achieve your ambition.

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Postgraduate programmes – Challenge Yourself.

Become a critical, creative and strategic thinker with high-level research, planning and communication skills – exactly the attributes all employers look for.

Kent, known for its teaching excellence, and for the interdisciplinary nature of its programmes and research. Here’s just a few options we offer our students:

  • Many subject areas offer professionally accredited programmes
  • Career-focused conversion courses for those looking for a change of direction.
  • Part-time and full-time options for taught and research degrees. Many with industry placements
  • September or January starts
  • Kent will consider applicants either holding or projected 2:2 UK Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Some subjects offer online distance-learning options and short courses

Take a look at our extensive list of postgraduate courses on our online prospectus.

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Multimillion-pound postgraduate scholarship fund

The University of Kent has a long-standing relationship with Chevening, which has successfully placed scholars from all over the world at the university for many years. Kent is proud to be a Chevening partner, and offers three partner scholarships, in addition to the standard Chevening Scholarships. The University of Kent welcomes applications from all Chevening-eligible countries for any one-year taught master’s degree starting in September 2024, based at our UK campuses. Find out how to apply.

For students starting a postgraduate taught course in September 2024 at one of our UK campuses, we have several scholarships available. Check if you are eligible to apply and get more information on our scholarship's webpages.

Here are Scholarships that might be of particular interest:

Our Research Council doctoral training partnerships give you access to a range of funding and research networks. Check out our bursaries and scholarships and see if you’re eligible.

Award-winning Careers and Employability Service

Alongside networking, skills and training, you’ll have access to Kent’s extensive careers support. One-to-one advice, workshops and resources from our Careers and Employability Service. Create the future you want – here’s what our graduates are doing now.

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International experience – a diverse and supportive community

In the QS World University Rankings 2024, Kent has been ranked 39th within the UK and is in the top 25% of Higher Education Institutions worldwide. With a student body representing over 157 nationalities, you can live and learn in a truly diverse international community. Some programmes also include study abroad options.

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Student support and wellbeing

Our Students Learning Advisory Service offers help with study, writing and research skills and our wellbeing team are on hand if you need emotional or mental health support or have a disability. The Graduate and Researcher College ensures you have access to the resources and additional training to support your research and employability. Kent have also teamed up with the Student Union to support all students to manage the cost of living.

Amazing locations - UK and Paris

Postgraduate study is offered at our UK campuses in Canterbury and Medway, both within easy reach of London, as well as at our specialist centre Paris School of Arts and Culture.

Join us at Our Open Events - Virtual or on-Campus

Come along to our upcoming Open Events, meet us in person at our beautiful Canterbury campus or online at our live virtual event. Chat to our incredible staff and students, find out more and shape your future with Kent.

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Developing tomorrow’s leaders. Our passion for education fills diverse, ethically minded and employable students with the determination to make a positive difference. We focus on transformative education informed by impactful research. We're solving the challenges facing our communities today and better enabling future generations to meet those yet to come. Kent Business School has programmes across both our Canterbury and Medway campuses. Our Medway campus is a smaller, close knit community closer to London, whereas Canterbury offers a traditional university experience, discover what is right for you. We offer Master's, MBA and PhD options across business, digital marketing, analytics and more. Start in January or September and set your own pace. Be ready for the world of tomorrow with our postgraduate options, informed by our research and in consultation with industry specialists. Enhance your employability prospects by undertaking an Industrial Placement or opt for an In-Company Scheme to work on a real business case study. Go on our Business Start-up Journey and transform your idea into a business through ASPIRE. Kent Business School is placed 34th in the 2023 Shanghai Global Rankings of Academic Subjects for Business Administration, which places us at 12th in the UK. We are Triple Accredited by EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA placing us in the top 1% of Business Schools. Our postgraduate courses are the perfect way to sharpen your focus, and further your ambitions. Whether you want to take the next step in your business career, or want to jump lanes into a new field, our postgraduate courses will help you realise your ambitions.

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