The University of Southampton


The University of Southampton is a truly international institution with a global reputation for excellence in leading-edge research. Students from more than 130 different nations study here and our network of university partnerships spans the globe.

As an international student, you will be warmly welcomed by a world-class, research-led institution that values cultural diversity. You will also be safe in the knowledge that, on graduating, your qualification will be recognised throughout the world.

We are dedicated to making all international students feel at home in Southampton and in our friendly student community. To ensure that this happens as quickly as possible, we offer a wide range of support services, including:


Choosing Southampton to study

We are an internationally respected, research-active university with an outstanding location on the South Coast of England

Finding somewhere to live

We can offer comfortable and secure accommodation in our halls of residence, often guaranteed for your whole course