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Southampton Solent University

University Profile
95.1% Recommended
  • Tuition: £ 9000
  • Students: 11545
  • Male to Female (%): 59 : 41
  • £1.85 per pint

    Price of a beer at Southampton Solent University

  • 2300 students

    People living in halls at Southampton Solent University

University Summary

Home to around 11,000 students studying everything from HNDs to PhDs, Southampton Solent University is dedicated to enabling learners of all backgrounds to become enterprising citizens and responsible leaders, while also promoting economic and social prosperity.

Solent is a dynamic University with strong local links and a growing network of global connections, and a reputation for developing grounded, well-prepared graduates with the skills and experience employers want.

Holder of the small business charter, home to one of the world’s leading maritime training academies and voted one of the UK’s most creative Universities in the 2013 and 2014 Which? University student polls, Solent applies passion and innovative practice to all its courses.

Spanning business and law, the creative industries, engineering and technology, maritime, media, sport and tourism, our courses deliver a practical blend of career-focused tuition and real-world experience – giving students the tools they need to shape their own success.

With a vibrant city-centre location and surrounded by beautiful parks, Solent University students are right in the heart of the action. From culture to clubs and sport, Southampton has it all – while the Students’ Union offers a great range of social events clubs, societies and volunteering opportunities.

Find out what it’s really like to study at Southampton Solent by booking onto an open day, visit our website to book your place.

Notable Alumni

James Hilton

Hilton attended Southhampton Solent University from 1990 to 1994, he is the co-founder of the creative agency AKQA, which is now one of the worlds most successful digital agencies.

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University Address:

Southampton Solent University
East Park Terrace, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 0YN