1. A guaranteed room in halls.
All full-time undergraduates who make us their firm, first choice and meet the deadline are guaranteed a room in halls.
2. UK’s most affordable city
Portsmouth is one of the most affordable cities in the south for students. NatWest Student Living Survey 2019.You’ll love living in this diverse island city with a strong identity and modern outlook. History, culture and waterfront attractions abound – and the shopping and nightlife are great too.
3. You'll be career-ready
We’re about more than just theory. Thanks to our emphasis on employability skills and a dedicated Careers and Employability Service, our graduates earn more than the sector average, with 97.5 per cent in work or higher education six months after graduation (DLHE 2017). That makes us number 1 in the South East and in the top 10% nationally for graduate progression to employment or further study.
4. Practical experience
We’ll enhance your learning with industry standard facilities including a hospital ward, newsroom, TV studio, pharmacy and motion capture suite. Many courses also offer work placements and the chance to study abroad.
5. Help and support
Whatever support you need to help you achieve your goals, our dedicated staff are ready to advise and reassure – from counsellors and chaplains to housing officers and finance and careers officers.