Extraordinary staff win students’ praise

Students have turned the tables on staff at an awards event celebrating the best staff across 10 categories.

Political donations can have immediate and measurable gains on issue day

Study finds political contributions can play an important role in a successful IPO

A firm’s political donations can have a significant effect on initial public offering (IPO) underpricing, leading to immediate and measurable gains on issue day, according to new research from the University of Portsmouth.

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Free primate events for staff and students

Staff and students are welcome to come and find out more about the fascinating world of macaques at two special events hosted by the Department of Psychology at the University of Portsmouth. Macaques are…


University of Portsmouth rises in UK national ranking

The University of Portsmouth has risen five places in The Complete University Guide, an independent ranking of excellence in 129 UK universities. The University of Portsmouth is now ranked 56th in the UK….

Professor James McCalman

Business leaders invited to celebrate Responsible Business Week

Business leaders in the Portsmouth area are invited to an event celebrating Responsible Business Week on Thursday 27 April, organised by Business in the Community (BITC) and the University of Portsmouth.

Professor Jim Briggs

Lifesaving computer scientist gives free lecture

A computer scientist whose research uses information technology to help make the world a safer place for people to live and work will give a free public lecture at the University of Portsmouth this week.

Students volunteer across a number of sectors.

Community spirit to be honoured at awards ceremony

University of Portsmouth students who spend their free time giving back to the community will be honoured at a special awards ceremony this week. The 2017 Celebrating Volunteering Awards Ceremony, hosted by the…

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Students lead fashion revolution

Fashion students at the University of Portsmouth are running a series of events this week promoting sustainable fashion.


Portsmouth researchers work with Ben Fogle on oyster project to clean up the Solent

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth are playing a significant role in a major conservation project to restore the native oyster to local waters. The aim is to reintroduce one million oysters by…

Portsmouth is awash with history and heritage

Free heritage walk around Portsea

Members of the public are invited to join a walk this weekend around Portsmouth to share their views on the city’s heritage.

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