4 January 1965
University Type and Campus :
The University of Kent (formerly the University of Kent at Canterbury, abbreviated as UKC or Cantuar. for post-nominals) is a public research university based in Kent, United Kingdom. It was founded in 1965 and is recognised as a plate glass university. It is a member of the Santander Network of European universities encouraging social and economic development, Association of Commonwealth Universities and Universities UK.
Motto: Literal translation: 'Whom to serve is to reign'
Endowment: £5.98 million (at 31 July 2014)
Administrative staff: 3,152
Students: 18,985 (2014/15)
Undergraduates: 15,045 (2014/15)
Postgraduates: 3,935 (2014/15)
47 : 53
Gender ratio (in %)
Students : Staff ratio