University of Southampton
Choose to study at Southampton and join our vibrant postgraduate community were you will be working with internationally renowned academics on projects that have a real impact on society. You will have access to some of the best facilities in the world, plus over 300 partnerships with companies across the globe, and the expertise and support to give you a head start in your future career.
Why Southampton for your postgraduate degree?
1. Global leader
We are in the top one per cent of universities worldwide*
2. Research excellence
We are a founder member of the Russell Group of 24 major research-intensive universities in the UK, with a strong history of translating research into real-world impacts. Since 2000, we have spun out 13 successful companies in fields ranging from respiratory medicine to the discovery of new materials.
3. Committed to education
We are ranked among the top 20 research universities in the UK with consistently high scores for teaching andlearning activities.** You will benefit from the support and opportunities to provide feedback that will enable you to get the most out of your time at Southampton.
4. World-class facilities
With cutting-edge research facilities including a state-of-the-art wind tunnel complex, we make world-changing research happen. Just one example of this research in action is our work to optimise the performance of British athletes in the London 2012 Olympics.
5. Worldwide partnerships
We provide opportunities for our students to spend part of their degree at a partner university abroad. Our collaborations with major global companies such as Lloyd’s Register, Rolls-Royce and QinetiQ will give you a leading edge in your future career.
*QS World Ranking 2012
**Complete University Guide 2016