|University Motto||Cui servire regnare est (Latin) / Whom to serve is to reign (English)|
|Year of establishment||1965|
|Address||Giles Ln, Canterbury CT2 7NZ|
|Phone||+44 (0)1227 764000|
University of Kent
The University of Kent is a semi-collegiate public research university based in Kent, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1965 and is a plate glass university. The university has its main campus north of Canterbury situated within 300 acres of park land. It houses over 6,000 students.
Kent is a research-led university with 24 schools and 40 specialist research centres spanning the sciences, technology, medical studies, the social sciences, arts and humanities. In the 2014 Research Assessment Exercise the University of Kent was ranked 40th out of 128 participating institutions in a 'grade point average' league table in The Times Higher Education Supplement.
The University of Kent is a leading academic institution, and 97% of its research is judged to be of international quality in the Research Excellence Framework. Kent is also 21st in the Times Higher Education (THE) Table of Tables 2017.
95% of Kent's students who graduated in 2017 found a job or a study opportunity within six months.
The university features a thriving intellectual community of students and staff. Students are encouraged to become global citizens, to think independently and develop original ideas. As such, Kent is such a fascinating place to study and work.
The University of Kent is a Public university located in Canterbury.
The University of Kent was founded in 1965.
The current president of University of Kent is Gavin Esler.