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Why come to Solent?
Our city-centre campus puts you in the heart of the south coast's biggest city.
Our courses are practical and career-driven, informed by our industry connections and focused on getting you the career you want.
Our student community is inclusive, collaborative, diverse and friendly. Whatever you're into, there's a place for you here.
We offer tons of real-world experiences, placement opportunities and access to the latest professional equipment and facilities.
Our support teams are always here for you - no matter the problem or challenge you're facing, we'll help you sort it.
TEF GoldOur student experience and student outcomes are typically outstanding.Office for Students (OfS) 2023
Have you thought about a foundation year?
If you didn't get the grades you need or don't quite feel ready to jump straight into degree-level study, a foundation year could be the perfect choice for you.
The benefits of a foundation degree are:
Lower entry requirements.
Academic support to help you prepare for uni-level study.
A broad introduction to your industry before you start your specialist degree.
6thUK uni for sustained employmentLongitudinal Educational Outcomes (LEO)
What our students are saying
£123minvested in our campus estate and facilities in the last 5 years
Our great city
Southampton is a city with something for everyone. Beautiful city centre parks, an electric night-time economy and a thriving arts and music scene all meet to offer residents something truly unique.
15thin the sector for graduate start-upsHESA 2023
We have four student residences with a range of rooms to suit all budgets and requirements - but rooms are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so choices may be limited as spaces fill up.