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University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Student rating
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Quick info

The University of Southampton ranks 20th in the Complete University Guide 2019. The University is organised into five faculties, each housing a number of subject areas. Postgraduate taught courses are offered in more than 40 subject areas.

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Uni rankings and ratings

WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
71 / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
17th
Overview

The Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Southampton is home to Chemical EngineeringChemistryEngineeringElectronics and Computer SciencePhysics and Astronomy, and the Zepler Institute for Photonics and Nanoelectronics, which incorporates the Optoelectronics Research Centre.

Postgraduate study:

Choose from over 50 taught master’s programmes ranging from electrochemistry to audiology, chemical engineering to artificial intelligence, and optical fibre and photonic engineering, to aeronautics and astronautics. There are also extensive opportunities for postgraduate research.

Our cutting-edge facilities and world-class academics will provide a dynamic environment for your postgraduate studies.

Key Stats

Student stats
Source: HESA, 2019 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

99 % FULL-TIME
1% PART-TIME
89 % SCHOOL-LEAVERS
11% MATURE STUDENTS
69 % UNDERGRADUATE
31% POSTGRADUATE

Student numbers
Source: HESA, 2019 (note: only applies to undergraduate records)

TOTAL UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

17,010
Is there the option to study abroad at this uni?
Yes
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Klara
02 Apr 21

Medicine BMBS

This year obviously the uni experience is quite different from the past years but I think my university is doing a...
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Ben
01 Apr 21

Mechanical Engineering with Industrial Placement Year BEng (Hons)

In my opinion, the university has risen to the challenge of coronavirus well and everything I could've wanted in terms...

Student rating ( 4.1 ) 1199 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 58%
3 star 13%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Southampton

Highfield Southampton Hampshire SO17 1BJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: St Denys  0.6 miles away