find your perfect postgrad program
Search our Database of 30,000 Courses

University of Kent: School of Anthropology and Conservation

University of Kent
The Division of Human and Social Sciences 


The University of Kent is outward looking and forward-thinking, with academic staff who are leaders in their field, outstanding facilities and award-winning student support. Our interdisciplinary programmes are designed to help you sharpen your focus and take a step up in your career. In these challenging times, Kent’s an ideal place for postgraduate study.

The Division of Human and Social Sciences 
The Division covers a wide range of subjects, each School their own subject-specific research culture and a strong tradition of interdisciplinary research. Postgraduate study is offered at our UK campuses in Canterbury and Medway, both within easy reach of London, as well as at our specialist European Centre at the Brussels School of International Studies.

Postgraduate programmes
A research Master's degree is studied over one year full-time while a PhD involves extended study over three or four years. All our postgraduate programmes can also be studied part-time.

We also offer a selection of conversion programmes within the division to develop your skills and improve your career prospects.

School of Anthropology and Conservation
Our postgraduate programmes cover a broad range of topics in social and biological anthropology, ethnobiology, and biodiversity conservation. We pride ourselves on the extent of our international reach, the quality and reputation of our research, and the outstanding facilities we offer.

Here are some of the courses available at the School of Anthropology and Conservation:

Biodiversity Management (by Research) – MSc, PhD
Conservation Biology - MSc
Human Geography – MSc, PhD

To view all courses please see programmes listed at the School of Anthropology and Conservation

Multimillion-pound postgraduate scholarship fund
We offer a range of funding opportunities, these include taught and research student scholarships, location-specific awards, and funding specifically for students who pay overseas fees. We also have doctoral training partnerships with several bodies, these include the UK Research Councils.

Open Days
Review our On-Demand Virtual Open Event and find out how you can pursue your passion at Kent. Watch presentations from specialist academics and admissions staff about postgraduate study.

For more information, see

Contact Details
For further information on all taught and research programmes, our postgraduate prospectus is available to download or you can request a copy.

To speak to a member of our dedicated team, please contact us

Institution Profile

Available courses

Scholarship Opportunity with

Are you a PG student at this University or have you applied to study a postgraduate program at a university in Europe? Tell us your plans and qualify for a £500.00 PGS Scholarship.

Click here