Monthly Archives: August 2015

‘Operation Goldenpants’ – Eerke Boiten’s half marathon challenge

The School of Computing’s staff and students have a history of taking on challenges for charity with previous efforts including marathons, triathlons and treks. However none have involved a pair of Kylie-esque golden running pants, until now. Senior Lecturer, Eerke … Continue reading

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Chess Grandmaster joins School anniversary celebrations

International chess Grandmaster, John Emms, will be helping the School of Computing to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the University of Kent on Saturday 5 September. As well as giving talks about chess and computing, John will demonstrate his remarkable … Continue reading

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Computer Science fastest growing area of study

Computer Science is the fastest growing area of undergraduate study in the UK with a 13% growth in applications this year. With an increasing number of applicants in the graduate jobs market it is more important than ever for students … Continue reading

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Students report high satisfaction in NSS 2015

The School of Computing has performed well in the latest National Student Survey (NSS 2015). Our students reported high overall satisfaction (87%) in the quality of their course. Our students also reported high levels of satisfaction with their teaching (85%) and with … Continue reading

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