University of Portsmouth - UK

University House,Winston Churchill Avenue,Portsmouth,England,PO1 2UP

Year Of Estabishment




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College Address

University House Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East England United Kingdom..

College website

College Contact

+44 (23) 9284 8484




No.of students



Sep/Oct 2016


University of Portsmouth


Located on Portsea Island of south wales in England, this university is a highly revered institution of public education. Multiple streams of subjects are being taught here and the faculty here is known for providing the education in a unique way. The university ranks highly on a global and national level which increases its importance multi-folds.

Owing to the high level of education and research in the university, many huge funds are being granted to further boost the education system here. This university stands 57th on the international level and the consistent improvement is being seen in its ranking over the years.


The posh campus of the university offers every facility that the students ask for. Longstone campus and the university quarter form the total campus area. University quarter has got many things for the students like the library and the teaching facilities. In the year 2006, creative and cultural industries was established which has been flourishing with the unique environment for the students.

Longstone campus houses the sports ground of the university which provides the eating joint for the students as well. This campus has got everything that is necessary for the students to foster their development which eventually enhances their standard of education as well.


The following departments are there in the university through which education is being imparted on a global scale:

  • Strategy, Enterprise and Innovation
  • School of Social, Historical, and Literary Studies
  • School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences
  • School of Law
  • School of Languages and Area Studies
  • School of Health Sciences and Social Work
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Education and Childhood Studies
  • School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • School of Creative Technologies
  • School of Creative Arts, Film, and Media
  • School of Computing
  • School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
  • School of Biological Sciences
  • School of Art and Design
  • Portsmouth School of Architecture
  • Organization Studies and Human Resource Management
  • Operations and Systems Management
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Institute of Industrial Research
  • Institute of Criminal Justice Studies
  • Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation
  • Economics and Finance
  • Department of Sport and Exercise Science
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Geography
  • Dental Academy
  • Accounting and Financial Management

Teaching Standards

The standards set for the imparting the education here has been up to the mark and the university has got many accreditations which has branded the university as the eminent one. The university is placed highly for the numerous courses and the usage of the tools and technologies that are in trend, has fostered the career of the students in a unique way.

The university is known for carrying out the world class research projects and the research assessment exercise in the year 2008 has termed the eight areas to have the element of excellence.


Ranked 59th by the Complete University Guide 2016, this place has earned an eminent name for itself by catering education through the following courses:

·         Business

·         Technology

·         Science

·         Humanities

·         Social sciences

·         Cultural and creative industries

Many students from across the world want to pursue your education from here owing to the international rankings and the way of teaching methodologies being employed here. These courses are further expanded in around 29 subjects from various faculties.

Times Higher Education has ranked the university as 85th in the year 2015 and this consistent ranking has strengthened the reputation of the system.

Student Facilities

It is through the students union that is possible to place the voices in an effective way. The union supports a range of activities which is defined under the Education Act of 1994. The activities represented via the Union are athletics that includes the following sports:

·         Football

·         Lacrosse

·         Netball

·         Octopush

·         Pole dancing

·         Rugby

·         Table tennis

·         Trampolining

Besides these facilities for extra-curricular activities, the extreme sports can also be played:

·         Wakeboarding

·         Surfing

·         Snowboarding

·         Skiing

·         Climbing

An association with social groups can also be availed which can enhance your exposure to get an insight into the working of the eminent organization which work on a global scale.


The city of Portsmouth has multiple accommodation options available for the students. This place is being considered to be the best one for those who seek to study from here as plenty of options can be picked. The options for living here include the halls as well as the residences. Private rented accommodations are also available and everything falls well within the budget of the students.

The student housing team helps the students to find out the suitable places for their living as per the budget limit that they have set. The university primarily focuses upon raining the standards of living of the students so that they can acquire the level of education they seek to have.


With the help of the scholarships it is easy to pursue education from university of Portsmouth so that following career dream is a possibility with the help of the financial assistance. The following types of scholarships programs can be availed from here:

·         Master scholarships programs

·         Postgraduate scholarships programs

·         Global scholarships program founded by commonwealth


Noted Alumni

Many eminent personalities have passed out from this university which been very crucial in strengthening the reputation of the place owing to their achievements. The following alumni have left their mark in their concerned area:

·         The world famous paleontologist Darren Naish

·         Timothy Peake, known for his contribution as astronaut

·         The prominent politicians David Chidgey and Baron Chidgey

·         The former secretary of states of Wales, Ron Davis

Courses Offered

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering BEng (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (3 years)


Modern Foreign Languages (French and German) PGCE

Masters | Full Time (1 year)


Technology (Distance Learning) MRes

Masters | Distance / Online (1 year)


German Studies BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (3 years)


Film Production BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (3 years)


Film Production with Business Communication BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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