Why study here?

Kent is a leading academic institution having been awarded Gold, the highest rating, in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). It is committed to ensuring students graduate with the skills they need to succeed and become global citizens, with many courses offering opportunities to study, work and travel abroad. 

Top tips for Clearing

  • Don’t panic – this is an opportunity to explore universities and courses you may not have considered before.
  • Look at the UCAS website to see available places and make a shortlist. Make sure you’re looking at both the course and the university, it’s about finding a place you’ll enjoy.
  • Apply online or by phone and once you’re happy, accept your place with your chosen university and remember to accept with UCAS.


You can apply for accommodation at noth Canterbury and Medway campuses as part of your online Clearing application. Although Kent are unable to guarantee you will be offered a place, it will try to help all students that require accommodation.