The University of Kent

The University of Kent is one of 158 universities included in U-Multirank for United Kingdom. The University of Kent is a very large public university located in Canterbury with 18390 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1965. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the The University of Kent is a comprehensive institution. It does not offer programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. The graduation rate of The University of Kent is 97,59 (bachelors) and 92,88 (masters). Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 5 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

The University of Kent
The Registry
CT2 7NZ Canterbury
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1227 764000

http://www.kent.ac.uk/

Compare The University of Kent to other universities

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Teaching & Learning
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Bachelor graduation rate

99.76

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

82.15

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

97.59

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

92.88

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

Relative MA graduate unemployment

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.18

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

3,486

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.19

0

13.53

External research income

17.07

0

282.88

Art related output

0

1.99

Top cited publications

11.8

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

9.2

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

2.45

%

0

100

Publication output

Strategic research partnerships

0

5,823

Professional publications

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

3.6

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

4.04

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

14

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.76

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

7.1

%

0

100

Spin-offs

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0.9

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0.64

%

0

100

Graduate companies

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

0

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

0

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.1

0

1

International academic staff

15.81

%

0

100

International joint publications

57.4

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

48.72

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

Master graduates working in the region

Student internships in the region

0

100

Regional joint publications

5.3

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

17

%

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

4.7

General
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Female students bachelor

52

%

Female students master

Female professors

Female academic staff