University of Kent
7.5 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 82 ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Two prestigious cinemas, one mainstream. Lovely boutique shops and the big ones too. Nice bars, old-fashioned pubs – chemistry is good for a night out. Restaurant variety is amazing."
Quality of facilities
7.9 / 10
Night life
6.9 / 10
Student union
6.4 / 10
How diverse is your university
8.4 / 10
Quality of teaching
7.6 / 10
Structure of courses
7.4 / 10
Preparation for a job
7.3 / 10

What students say about...

Location of university

"The city of Canterbury is great for students and only a small walk from campus. The..."

Night life

"The Venue, Cuban, S&S, The Brewery Tavern. That's it for the good ones. Also, there..."

Clubs and social environment

"I think the town is very peaceful and quiet. The closeness to nature makes it an..."

Diverse backgrounds

"There is a festival that promotes diversity and there are other events for students..."

Careers services

"The university has its own job shop that helps current students, graduates and former..."


"The campus and the other students. There is a 'buzz', so to speak, of student life...."


"Some of the teaching isn't great and you can get little feedback on marked work...."

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