University of Portsmouth
The University of Portsmouth attracts over 23,000 students every year to the city, making it a sociable place for students to call home.
The city is renowned for being a friendly place to live, and with students from 130 countries choosing the city to study, the university is extremely inviting. Since 2006, the University of Portsmouth has beaten the national average for student satisfaction, with it currently sitting at 88%. With such a high approval rates all round, the city of Portsmouth is a great place to study for students from all walks of life.
The University of Portsmouth is ranked 21 in the Guardian University Guide 2020, which is the fifth year that the university has climbed in its ranks. Additionally, 97.5% of graduates are in work or further study six months after graduating according to the DLHE survey. Students who choose the University of Portsmouth as their home will reap the rewards of these great rankings.
The University of Portsmouth’s Students’ Union is based on the main university campus, and aims to make students of the university make the most of their time studying. From societies and activities to volunteering opportunities and skills training, the Union has hundreds of opportunities for students.
The University of Portsmouth has one main campus based in the City Centre, sandwiched between green spaces Victoria Park and Ravelin Park. The modern university is investing heavily into its infrastructure over the next few years, and is most notable building a brand-new sports facility, bringing a wealth of opportunity to the city.
Student accommodation near the University of Portsmouth is dotted around the city. Central areas, like Southsea and Fratton, are the most popular areas for student living. With the location of the university being in the heart of the city, students are always within walking distance to local nightlife and useful amenities. Student housing in Portsmouth can offer en-suite bathrooms, double bedrooms, and an array of sizes to suit anyone's needs. Private accommodation in Portsmouth has a lot to offer, so check out our student rooms on UniHomes.