The University of Southampton

Within Electronics and Computer Science - ECS - we’re proud to have achieved excellent results in the latest Guardian University Guide, 2019. We rank second for Electronic and Electrical Engineering, and Computer Science has 10 UK top ten positions in the Guide since 2009.

Southampton is one of the best places in the world to study computer science, electronics and electrical engineering degrees. Through our research led teaching and exceptional industry connections, we prepare you for future challenges not yet imagined and jobs not yet thought of.

  • 8 January 2019

    Researchers develop design tool to help inspire...

    Electronics experts at the University of Southampton are collaborating on a design tool that could help introduce interactivity into everyday objects such as smart packaging.

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  • 4 January 2019

    Twisted light microgears advance optical...

    An international research collaboration led by the University of Southampton has demonstrated tiny vortexes of twisted light that will enable higher capacity data transmission in optical computing.

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  • 21 December 2018

    Electronics engineer listed in the global top...

    Wireless communications expert Professor Lajos Hanzo featured in Clarivate Analytics’ Highly Cited Researchers of 2018

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  • Our research

    Research in Electronics and Computer Science is at the cutting-edge of knowledge, working on solutions to some of today's toughest challenges.

    Research excellence

    100% of our Computer Science research impact is world-leading or internationally excellent

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