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Solent University (Southampton)

Southampton | South East England

Creative Sporty City By the sea

Ucas code: S30

We're a dynamic, modern university dedicated to academic excellence, social justice and the integration of theory and practice. Real world experience is built into innovative courses in business, technology, art and design, media production, maritime, the creative industries and sport. With a new sports complex and real-world maritime training simulator opening in 2019, we offer cutting edge technology and engaging learning, at a lively city-centre destination. We have strong roots in Southampton and the region, working closely with the community and employers. Solent University has recently seen its highest league table placings, NSS scores and a TEF Silver award.
Source:Solent Students' Union (Southampton Solent)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

61%

LOW

Sporty

76%

HIGH

Political

43%

LOW

Diverse local nightlife

75%

MED

Creative

78%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 95% LOW
Average graduate salary £18k LOW
Student satisfaction score 77%

Number of students

9,910

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

93%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

8%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

56%

of students are male

Young / Mature

28%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

18%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

134 comments (53 students)
    • Accomodation

      I intend to live with family throughout my studies

      2018, 1st year, Others In Architecture, Building & Planning

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    • Scholarship

      Uni pay a scholarship for living in a low participation area. Didn’t apply. Was all done by the uni

      2018, 1st year, Others In Architecture, Building & Planning

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    • Course

      Just lectured

      2018, 2nd year, Graphic Design

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    • Accomodation

      Too loyd

      2018, 2nd year, Graphic Design

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    • Accomodation

      Lonh

      2018, 2nd year, Graphic Design

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    • Support

      Nothing applied to help

      2018, 2nd year, Graphic Design

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