Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury Christ Church University

Canterbury , United Kingdom
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 15000
  • 93
    Employment Rate
  • Program
  • Permit


 As well as being Kent's largest centre of higher education for the public services – notably teacher training, health and social care and the emergency services – the university also offers academic and professional programmes, including doctorates and research degrees in the arts, humanities and social and applied sciences. The university is also developing its portfolio of STEM courses, including engineering and medicine. The university is working with industry and businesses in the south-east to develop its STEM courses and is working in partnership with the University of Kent on the development of the medical school. Canterbury Christ Church University is a member of the Cathedrals Group (officially the Council of Church Universities and Colleges or CCUC).

Entry requirements

Non-UK qualifications equivalent to Level 3 study in the UK, GCSEs and the others are accepted by the University:

  • a minimum of two A Levels or
  • a BTEC National Diploma or
  • a combination of BTEC and A Level qualifications equivalent to two A Levels, such as a BTEC subsidiary certificate and one A Level or
  • an Access to Higher Education Diploma or
  • an International or Welsh Baccalaureate or
  • a Higher National Diploma/Higher National Certificate or
  • a minimum of two Advanced Highers from Scotland or
  • the Irish Leaving Certificate or
  • the European Baccalaureate Diploma or
  • an equivalent overseas qualification.


Student life

Want to know what student life is really like for International students studying at Canterbury Christ Church University? Marta, who moved to Canterbury from Spain, has just finished her degree with us. She reflects on her student experience at uni, from living in accommodation to making friends through societies. Watch her vlog if you're getting ready to start uni soon.