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Top 10 reasons to choose the University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

1. Excellent teaching.

With lecturers who are active researchers or have industry experience, you’ll be inspired by people who are real experts.

2. Highly rated university.

Portsmouth achieved the full five-star rating for excellence in the internationally recognised QS World University rankings 2023.

3. Career-ready graduates.

With transferable skills, industry insight and professional connections, it’s no wonder 94 per cent of Portsmouth graduates are in work or further study (HESA 2019/20).

4. Fantastic facilities.

With a £400m plan for the future of our campus, we’re always improving and updating – from our Centre for Creative and Immersive XR, to our sustainable sports centre.

5. Here for our students.

If you’re ever struggling with anything, be it your mental health or your studies, we are here to hear you and help you.

6. Passion for the planet.

Our University is working hard to become carbon positive. And through our Revolution Plastics initiative, we’re helping to make the whole world more sustainable.

7. Practical experience.

From facilities that simulate workplaces, to live projects with industry and opportunities for professional placements, you’ll learn practical skills that employers value.

8. Guaranteed room in halls.

All new, full-time undergraduate students who make us their firm first choice and meet accommodation deadlines are guaranteed a room in halls.

9. Great place to live.

Portsmouth is a welcoming island city community with something for everyone – from sea views, beaches and Victorian piers, to lively nightlife and discount boutiques.

10. Dedicated help and guidance.

From counsellors and chaplains to housing, finance and careers advisers, plus your own personal tutor, we have experts on hand to help you achieve your goals.

Contact Information

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Mercantile House
PO1 2EG 
02392 848484 
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