University of Kent

The Fulbright University of Kent Award covers the first year of any master's or doctoral degree programme offered by the university.

The University of Kent is a leading academic institution: 97% of their research was judged to be of international quality in the Research Excellence Framework. Kent was awarded a gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework for consistently delivering outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students.

The university's main parkland campus overlooks the historic cathedral city of Canterbury. With over 16,600 students and 158 nationalities represented, the campus has a vibrant, cosmopolitan atmosphere.

Kent has campuses in Canterbury and Medway, a centre for part-time study in Tonbridge, and is the only UK university with specialist postgraduate centres in four European capital cities: Athens, Brussels, Paris and Rome. It offers dual UK and European qualifications (international double awards) at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral level.

Grant amount

  • Full tuition waiver
  • £13,450 living stipend

The living stipend is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards the first year in the UK.

In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time) and PhDs are three-year programmes (full-time).