Sustainability and renewable energy is a hot topic at the moment, and studying our environmental science courses will give you the expertise required to thrive in this environmentally-friendly generation.
Research is one of Solent's top priorities - and from architectural design to fashion, our academics are working to create a more sustainable future.
Not got the UCAS points required to start an undergraduate engineering degree? Returning to education or changing your career? This one-year course is the ideal way to prepare for degree study, with successful completion granting direct access to undergraduate engineering, manufacture, yacht design or electronics courses.
The energy sector is a fast-growing industry with enormous potential in the short and long term. From renewable energy generation to the efficient use of energy in engineering systems such as cars, the engineering industry will require engineers with expertise in the environmentally friendly generation, distribution and efficient use of energy. Solent’s renewable energy engineering course will equip you with key engineering skills and knowledge to start your career in this area.
A purpose-designed and built laboratory equipped with scientific apparatus, enabling students to gain first-hand experience of practical experiments.
The materials testing laboratory allows users you gain first-hand experience of essential materials testing in a safe and controlled environment.
Discover the advanced composites laboratory, with 12 work stations all equipped to handle a range of materials.
This facility is for hire
Available for hire, Solent's 60 meter towing tank has been used to test America's Cup racing yachts.