The University of Kent, the UK’s European university, is a forward-thinking research institution committed to the transformative power of education and research. Here we value and promote innovation, creativity and enterprise in all areas of our activity. Awarded Gold in the most recent Teaching Excellence Framework and ranked in the top 20 for research intensity, our research, skills, knowledge and facilities promote growth and innovation in the business community within Kent, as well as at a national and international level.
Research excellence at the University comprises internationally renowned subject specialists, and is designed to produce creative and practical solutions. Business projects benefit from this wealth of knowledge through our tailored consultancy services, along with training, funding and partnering opportunities which can all be accessed through our dedicated business and innovation gateway.
“We are committed to supporting local businesses, of all sizes, to adopt innovative and creative approaches within their organisation and being a Patron of Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce puts us in a great position to engage with and support the business community.”
Carole Barron, Director of Innovation & Enterprise