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Refinitiv CIO John Finch visits the School of Computing

Presentation by John Finch ALL WELCOME Tuesday 19 February 2-3pm, Marlowe LT1 Book now John Finch is the Chief Information Officer for Refinitiv – formerly the Financial & Risk business of Thomson Reuters – and is responsible for all engineering, … Continue reading

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Year In Computing Kickstart Lunch

Many students are keen to learn the tech skills that will make them stand out to a graduate employer, or simply want to learn more about computing for their own interests. The Year in Computing gives Kent students from any … Continue reading

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We’d love to meet you. Come and visit us.

Could computer science at Kent be right for you? Book on one of our Open Days to find out for yourself. Our Open Days are on: Saturday 6 October – Canterbury Saturday 13 October – Medway Saturday 20 October – Canterbury Saturday 24 … Continue reading

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Century of placement students for 6th year

For the 6th year in a row, over 100 students from the School of Computing have secured  an industrial placement for 2018/19. The School’s impressive record in helping to secure placements for its students is due to the support that … Continue reading

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Prize winners celebrate success at graduation

Graduating students and staff celebrated the success of prize winners at a reception for graduating students. The awards for Canterbury-based students were presented by Head of School Professor Richard Jones, Dr Sue Black OBE and Kent alumnus Chris Tasker, from … Continue reading

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Meet Monty – the exam de-stress dog

If you are missing your pets, or would like to spend some time in the company of a friendly dog, then come and meet Monty. On Friday 25 May, staff and students from the School of Computing have the opportunity to relax with … Continue reading

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Summer school opportunity for computing students

Students from the School of Computing can apply for free places on immersive summer schools in France. The three-week courses, which are taught in English, each explore a different theme in depth. The topics available this year are: Artificial intelligence and … Continue reading

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Computing students reach final of start-up competition

Three students from the School of Computing have gone through to the final of the Business Start-up Journey (BSUJ) and will pitch their ideas at the Business Start-Up Journey showcase on Wednesday 4 April 2018. The BSUJ is an inspirational … Continue reading

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Wellbeing festivals

Wellbeing Festivals will take place at both Canterbury and Medway campuses. The events are organised by Student Support and Wellbeing who encourage students and staff to ‘enrich your life and try something new for free!’ Details of the events will be … Continue reading

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Kent wins National Capture the Flag competition

Students from the School of Computing at the University of Kent have won the annual Deloitte Cyber ‘Capture the Flag’ competition. The competition tested students’ penetration testing, forensics, malware and intrusion analysis skills in a fun and competitive environment. The … Continue reading

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