Give me a new kind of university. One that breaks the mould. Give me the University of Portsmouth.
We are the University of Portsmouth: progressive, vibrant and proud of our city’s heritage. We stand out as a new kind of university, a breath of fresh air in the academic world.
Portsmouth is a place for people who want to make a difference. We’re intent on discovery and our excellent research makes an impact, not just in the UK, but on the world. With over 200 postgraduate degrees to choose from, the University is a place where you’ll be encouraged to find your niche, and be supported to go beyond what you thought possible.
- Top 21 UK university (Guardian University Guide 2020)
- Outstanding Gold-rated teaching for our students (TEF)
- A dedicated graduate school supporting all research students
- Top 25% of universities for postgraduate research student experience (PRES Postgraduate Research Experience Survey 2017)
- Master’s scholarships available for high achievers for September 2019.
Want to get a taste of what’s to come? There’s no better way than to visit us in person at one of the many undergraduate open events we run. Whether you want to have your questions answered by students, meet course leaders, view our accommodation or explore our seaside city, we have an event for you. Check our events schedule and book your place.
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The University has ten halls of residence to choose from and most are within walking distance of the University’s teaching buildings. Most rooms are en-suite. As well as being a wireless campus, all rooms have free broadband internet, internet telephony and digital television services, including international channels at no additional charge. Accommodation for postgraduate students and female only flats is also available.
Support & Employability
We share your ambition. We’ll support you in establishing a successful career and using your passion to make a difference.
Our dedicated in-house careers and employability team offers advice on career planning, volunteering opportunities, links with local employers and dedicated employer events.
Portsmouth is an exciting, vibrant city on the south coast of England, as well known for its modern outlook as for its rich history. It’s a lively and engaging place to live, compact enough to get around quickly and easily, with shopping, entertainment and the seafront just a stone’s throw from our university buildings. From historic ships to modern architecture, there’s something for everyone in Portsmouth.
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