University of Southampton

  • Established in 1862 (university since 1952)
  • The University of Southampton is in the top 1% of universities worldwide and a founding member of the prestigious Russell Group.
  • International students joining in 2017 may be eligible for an International Merit Scholarship, or a specialist scholarship from the Business School of up to £5,000.
  • England's most affordable student city (Natwest Student Living Index 2015)
  • International students are guaranteed university accommodation for the duration of their studies. A free bus pass for all students.
  • One of the world's top 150 institutions for employability (QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2017).
  • One of the largest students unions with over 300 clubs and societies including 80 sports clubs, religious and cultural societies and skills-based societies.
  • Free Meet and Greet service from Heathrow and Gatwick taking students straight to their accommodation where they are welcomed by current students.
  • Specialist art school, the Winchester School of Art, is situated in Winchester, just a short drive away from Southampton.
  • 5 libraries, numerous sports facilities both on campus and throughout the city of Southampton, cafes and a theatre, concert hall and gallery.


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Winchester School of Art & Design