Canterbury is a historic cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site in the county of Kent. Here you’ll find beautiful medieval streets, churches and many ancient buildings.

The centre is located on the modern campus of the University of Kent, within walking distance from the city centre. There are excellent sports facilities available as well as large outdoor spaces for additional activities.


Classrooms: Lecture style and standard classrooms.

Sports Facilities:

Plenty of outdoor areas for games and activities


Meals are served in a large self-service dining hall in Rutherford College.


Continental breakfast including coffee, toast, jam, cereal and fruit


2 courses, 3 options including a vegetarian option and halal option
Packed lunches (provided at the weekend): water, fruit, sandwich, crisps, and biscuits/cake

Evening Meal

2 courses, 3 options, including a vegetarian and halal option

Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi is available throughout the campus and in bedrooms.



Key Facts

Location: University of Kent

Dates: 30 June -11 August

Ages: 11–18 (18 year olds accepted as part of a group)

Accommodation: Single room with en-suite / Single standard room

Sample Excursions: London, Cambridge and Brighton


Accommodation Options

Room Type Single room with en-suite & standard rooms

Bathroom Ratio 1:1 students

Room set up Flats of 5 rooms

What’s in a room Single bed, wardrobe, desk, chair

Common room Yes

Cleaning Weekly

Linen cleaning Changed weekly

Towels Students bring their own towels

Laundry Available in residence (small fee)

Meals Served in on-site canteen, packed lunch at weekends

Wi-Fi Yes

Distance to classes On campus