School of Human and Life Sciences

School of Human and Life Sciences

Welcome to our School

We are a supportive community of staff and students dedicated to the study of human and life sciences in all their many forms.

As well as our excellent range of undergraduate degree programmes, we also offer the chance to complete postgraduate research at MPhil and PhD level. 

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Events, Leisure and Tourism

Events, Tourism and Hospitality

This Section combines social and environmental enquiry with the very best applied learning and tourism, hospitality and event management practises.

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This Section investigates many defining social and environmental issues of our time – from global challenges of climate change and to more local concerns.

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Life Sciences


The Section of Life Sciences covers a broad range of disciplines from Animal Science to Biology and Ecology.

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This Section investigates sport, exercise and coaching science, and conducts cutting-edge research into human performance.

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We conduct research across all of our key subject areas, including Sport, Exercise, Life Sciences, Geography, Events and Tourism.

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We provide a range of scientific services for sports people in Kent. We also conduct performance research and offer educational visits to schools.

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Tourism and Events research hub

The Tourism and Events Research Hub aims to provide a clearly defined research and knowledge exchange offer to the visitor economy in Kent and beyond. We welcome enquiries from across the sector, both formal and informal.

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We are a developing community of Technical staff dedicated to enabling high quality teaching and research across many disciplines. We are the founding members of the Kent Technician Network and we have joined the Technician Commitment. We will be implementing the below action plan over the next 24 months.

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