The University of Southampton

Southampton is a leading UK research university with outstanding facilities, exceptional teaching, great accommodation and excellent sport and social amenities.

Don't just take our word for it, read our student profiles to find out what our students really think about living and studying at Southampton.

Flexible study

Our undergraduate programmes offer a grounding in the essentials plus a range of optional modules, allowing you to tailor your study


To increase their knowledge and experience of the workplace, the majority of our students will take up summer internships throughout their degree.

Group projects

Our fourth year Group Design Projects provide opportunities for students, working in teams, to create innovative solutions for real world engineering challenges.

What our students think

Our students learn from world leaders in a stimulating and collaborative environment. Here's your chance to read first-hand accounts of their experiences.


Benefit from the world-class research facilities and educational resources that make ECS one of the best learning environments in the UK

Life on campus

Find out more about living and studying at Southampton.

Take a tour

Take a tour around the campus and meet some of our current students

Southampton is a fantastic place. You are given the foundation to push yourself to the next level, whether that’s students' union events, volunteering, academic work, incredible research around you, seeing other people’s course work and projects – it’s all ridiculously inspiring.

Robin Johnson - MEng Software Engineering, 2015

Student Voice

The University uses student feedback to improve the education and student experience. Whether it is through a conversation that students have with their course representative or filling in Student Surveys, this feedback is vital to ensuring that all our students receive a world-class education.

Find out how feedback has made a difference