The world-renowned city of Canterbury has welcomed people for centuries, from the pilgrims coming to Canterbury Cathedral more than 800 years’ ago to the international students of today.

From this mix, Canterbury has developed into a lively, vibrant city with friendly people and great amenities, including excellent shops, a wide variety of cafés and restaurants and a modern theatre, which regularly hosts London productions.

With its beautiful parks, magnificent World Heritage Cathedral, a bustling shopping centre and its quaint back streets, studying in Canterbury is guaranteed to be a unique and unforgettable experience.

Chaucer College Canterbury

  • Private & secure facility, set within its own beautiful grounds on the University of Kent campus
  • IELTS registered test centre
  • Classrooms, dining room & residential bedrooms on one enclosed campus
  • 24 hour monitored CCTV security
  • 20 minutes’ walk to Canterbury city centre
  • Bus stop directly outside, offering a regular bus service to the city centre & nearby towns
  • Direct access to London, within 1 hour by road or high speed rail
  • Teaching capacity: 200 students
  • Classrooms fitted with modern technology


Campus Facilities:

  • Student common room with leisure facilities
  • Dining room & in-house catering team
  • Tuck shop
  • Computer room with interactive smart board
  • Lecture theatre seating 200
  • Wi-Fi available throughout campus
  • Playing fields & sports facilities
  • Basketball court



  • 210 beds in single/twin rooms
  • Balcony rooms available, boasting panoramic views of the city centre
  • Shared toilet, shower & kitchen facilities
  • Wi-Fi available in all accommodation blocks
  • Full board accommodation provided
  • All bed linen & towels provided & changed weekly
  • Daily housekeeping service of shared facilities on week days
  • Laundry room
  • Bedroom cleaning available, subject to additional cost



  • Located within city centre, Whitstable & surrounding villages
  • Minibus pick-up & drop-off service provided free of charge
  • Full board accommodation provided
  • Breakfast & dinner provided by host family
  • Hot lunch provided in College – packed lunch on any trip days