The University of Southampton

About The University of Southampton

Located on England's south coast, the University of Southampton is a forward-thinking institution that aspires to change the world for the better.

Ranked among the top one per cent of global universities (QS University World Rankings 2013-14) and a founding member of the Russell Group of leading UK research universities, our research directly informs your education.

You will be taught by academics at the forefront of their fields and have opportunities to make an impact on a whole host of areas, from climate change to new treatments of disease during your studies. As well as being academically rigorous, many of our programmes offer opportunities such as field trips and exchanges, as well as industry placements to enhance your career potential.

We are part of a small group of global universities revolutionising university education. Depending on your chosen programme, you could have opportunities to personalise your degree by choosing modules from other disciplines, giving you greater choice and preparing you for a life-changing career.

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    The University of Southampton, High Field, 82, S107 1BJ

    Telephone: 023 8059 4732
    Email: [email protected]

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