Overview

The University of Southampton is one of the famous research-oriented universities in Southampton, England and, a founding member of Russell Group Universities. The university comprises five campuses and shows its’ excellence in the academic field. Students from140 different countries gather here and get the best learning experiences through discovering the world-class research. Therefore, the students are lucky enough to get the highly-experienced faculty members. Moreover, Southampton is the place of a lively multi- cultural centre with a strong community and is rich in international food and culture. It is a place of green with the best weather in England.

University of Southampton: Rankings and Achievements

  • In the Complete University Guide Ranking- 2020, The University of Southampton
    secured 1st place for the achievement of Aural & Oral Sciences, Physiotherapy as
    well as Occupational Therapy.
  • Secured 1st position in Civil Engineering and Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • and 23rd in The Guardian University Guide 2021.
  • Ranked as the Top 15 Uk university.
  • Ranked 8th in the Uk Research Intensity.
  • Secured 15th position in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2021.
  • Secured 90th position in the QS World University Rankings (2021)
  • Secured 122nd position in Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2020.

History

The origin of the ‘University of Southampton‘ found earlier in 1862, named the Hartley Institution. Then, in 1902, the institute became established as the Hartley University College. It was given full university status while receiving awards from the University of London, in 1952. Southampton belongs to seven teaching campuses. Five campuses are situated in Southampton whereas one in Winchester and another international branch in Malaysia. They are called ‘Winchester School of Art’ and ‘University of Southampton Malaysia’. Southampton’s Highfield ‘landscaped by Basil Spence’ is the place where the main campus is located.

Faculties

Lots of undergraduate and postgraduate courses are offered in this institution. Students take up
Southampton for its’ outstanding academic research based on the subjects.

  • Faculty of Arts and Humanities
  • Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
  • Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Social Sciences

Student statistics

  • Undergraduate – 70%

  • Postgraduate – 30%

  • Full-time students – 94%

  • Part-time students – 6%

  • UK/EU students – 88.3%

  • International students – 11.7%

  • Female – 53%

  • Male – 47%

Free structure: Rankings and Achievements

The international tuition fee is £18,520-£22,760

Scholarships: Rankings and Achievements

  • University of Southampton Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
  • Toptal Scholarships for Women
  • Chevening Scholarship,
  • Commonwealth Scholarship Commission
  • Marshall
  • Fulbright Commission
  • China Scholarship Council

Facilities and Services

The University of Southampton has its’ own support services which can help the students with
mental health issues, disability needs, living costs, safety and security issues, and so on.

  • The student support and well- being service team gives support by counselling on mental health in students’ worrying time.
    The campus security team ensures safety by giving first aid monitoring the campus-wide CCTV systems.
  • The students get secured, lockable and alcohol-free accommodation.
  • The students gather experiences by taking part in part-time jobs in and around Southampton which will help in graduate jobs.
  • Resident students can travel around Southampton for free having bus passes.
  • Students can access free health services at the National Health Service (NHS) centre.
  • The students can get paid internships and work placement facilities.

Student Life

The Student Support Hub is always getting ready to listen to any inquiries and give the latest guidelines. People from all over the world gather here and can get Amazing friends. The independent Students’ Union, SUSU, is dedicated to giving supports from freshers’ week to Alumni night. The university students can have their volunteering opportunities.

Southampton students are welcomed to be a member of the Students’ Union, ‘SUSU’ that provides enormous opportunities for students. ‘SUSU’ arranges entertainment activities like top music and give their effort by establishing themselves restaurants, vegetarian cafe, bars, shop, cinema, and shops. Therefore, their arrangement of well-equipped library facilities amuses all.

Living Accommodation

The Living place is very suitable near Southampton campuses or in the city centre. Students get affordable rooms as well as the Halls. The single or personal bedroom, a communal kitchen, laundry, high- speed internet, common room, bicycle storage, accessible and adapted rooms, gyms, and leisure facilities are available there. Therefore, students can choose a postgraduate flat as they have options for the accommodation choice.

Both Southampton and Winchester are student-friendly cities and well-connected to the rest of Europe that provides safety and security. Southampton city is surrounded by modern art and culture, restaurants, friendly and walkable places. The city is famous for its’ best weather in the entire England next to the sea. Moreover, Southampton is renowned for its’ safe environment and ranked as the 6th safest large city in England.

Courses Offered by University of Southampton

BA (Hons) Animation With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Costume Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Digital Media With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Drama and Creative Writing with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English and Drama with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English and Film with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English Language with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English Literature with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Fashion Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Film, TV and Stage Design with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Fine Art With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Graphic Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Interior Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Photography With Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering with Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering with Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Law with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Web Development with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Counselling and Psychotherapy with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology and Sociology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Counselling with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Security with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Games Design and Production With Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Human Biology and Infectious Diseases with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) International Business Management with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Marine Biology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Microbiology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Children and Young People’s) with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health) with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Physics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Podiatry with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Prosthetics and Orthotics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Social Policy with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Sociology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering with Foundation Year
Business Management with Finance with Foundation Year
International Foundation Year
LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Foundation Year
LLB (Hons) Law with Foundation Year

BA (Hons) Animation
BA (Hons) Comedy Writing and Performance
BA (Hons) Contemporary History and Politics
BA (Hons) Contemporary Military and International History
BA (Hons) Costume Design
BA (Hons) Dance
BA (Hons) Digital Media
BA (Hons) Digital Video Production and Marketing
BA (Hons) Drama and Creative Writing
BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing
BA (Hons) English and Drama
BA (Hons) English and Film
BA (Hons) English Language
BA (Hons) English Language and Creative Writing
BA (Hons) English Literature
BA (Hons) English Literature with English Language
BA (Hons) Fashion Business and Promotion
BA (Hons) Fashion Design
BA (Hons) Fashion Image Making and Styling
BA (Hons) Film Production
BA (Hons) Film Studies
BA (Hons) Film, TV and Stage Design
BA (Hons) Fine Art
BA (Hons) Graphic Design
BA (Hons) Intelligence Analysis
BA (Hons) Interior Design
BA (Hons) International Politics and Security
BA (Hons) International Relations and Politics
BA (Hons) Journalism (Broadcast)
BA (Hons) Journalism (Multimedia)
BA (Hons) Journalism with Public Relations
BA (Hons) Make-Up for Media and Performance
BA (Hons) Media and Performance
BA (Hons) Model Making for the Creative Industries
BA (Hons) Music / Creative Music Technology
BA (Hons) Music / Musical Arts
BA (Hons) Music / Popular Music & Recording
BA (Hons) Music Management and Creative Enterprise
BA (Hons) Photography
BA (Hons) Politics
BA (Hons) Post Production and VFX
BA (Hons) Technical Theatre (Production and Design)
BA (Hons) Television and Radio Production
BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance
BEng (Hons) Acoustical and Audio Engineering
BEng (Hons) Acoustical and Audio Engineering with Professional Experience
BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering
BEng (Hons) Aircraft Engineering with Pilot Studies
BEng (Hons) Civil and Architectural Engineering
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering (Civil Engineer Degree Apprenticeship)
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
BSc (Hons) Applied Football Studies
BSc (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology
BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering
BSc (Hons) Architecture
BSc (Hons) Biology
BSc (Hons) Biology with Studies in the USA
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
BSc (Hons) Business Management
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Economics
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Finance
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Finance with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Innovation and Technology
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Law
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Law with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Marketing
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Marketing with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Sport
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Sport with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business with Human Resource Management
BSc (Hons) Computer Networks
BSc (Hons) Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Cyber Security
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Web Development
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management (Part-time)
BSc (Hons) Criminology
BSc (Hons) Criminology and Sociology
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Counselling
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Security
BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography
BSc (Hons) Environmental Geography with Professional Practice
BSc (Hons) Environmental Geography with Studies in the USA
BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics
BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Games Design and Production
BSc (Hons) Games Design and Production With Industry Placement
BSc (Hons) Human Biology and Infectious Diseases
BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture
BSc (Hons) International Business Management
BSc (Hons) Marine Biology
BSc (Hons) Mathematics
BSc (Hons) Media Technology
BSc (Hons) Nursing / RN Adult
BSc (Hons) Nursing / RN Children and Young People
BSc (Hons) Nursing / RN Mental Health
BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Top Up)
BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Exercise as Medicine
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy
BSc (Hons) Physics
BSc (Hons) Physics with Acoustics
BSc (Hons) Physics with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
BSc (Hons) Podiatry
BSc (Hons) Podiatry (Podiatrist Degree Apprenticeship)
BSc (Hons) Professional Policing
BSc (Hons) Professional Sound and Video Technology
BSc (Hons) Prosthetics and Orthotics
BSc (Hons) Psychology
BSc (Hons) Psychology and Counselling
BSc (Hons) Psychology and Criminology
BSc (Hons) Psychology of Human and Animal Behaviour
BSc (Hons) Psychology of Sport
BSc (Hons) Psychology with English Language
BSc (Hons) Pure and Applied Physics
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying (Part-Time)
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying Accelerated (Day-Release)
BSc (Hons) Real Estate Surveying (Asset Management)
BSc (Hons) Real Estate Surveying (Asset Management) Accelerated
BSc (Hons) Social Policy
BSc (Hons) Social Work
BSc (Hons) Sociology
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Sound Engineering and Production
BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation
BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching Analysis (Top Up)
BSc (Hons) Sports Science
BSc (Hons) Wildlife and Practical Conservation
BSc (Hons) Wildlife Conservation with Zoo Biology
LLB (Hons) Law
LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology
LLB (Hons) Law with Professional Experience Year

Transport

The transport links are very good at Southampton. Bus services are available that takes only 12 minutes to move to the Southampton City Airport from campus. And it takes 2 hours train journey to travel to London. Sometimes the Students’ Union provides a free Safety Bus to reach home late at night.

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