1970 cohort (l-r) Dick Bennett, Andy Poulsom, John Thompson, AJ Willis, Wesley Lees, Andy Bailey, MJ Kelsey, Malcolm Sibley

Let’s rock! Celebrating 50 years of Engineering Geology

Fifty years of Engineering Geology and Geotechnics at the University of Portsmouth is being celebrated at a special event this week. Former staff and students will join invited speakers and world-renowned experts from…

Professor Steffen Lehmann presenting the strategies for the urban regeneration of Portsmouth

The Urban Future of Portsmouth

Professionals, academics and industry representatives discussed various aspects of the future of urban planning in Portsmouth at the third Industry and Alumni Breakfast hosted by the University of Portsmouth.

The 2016 Formula Student racing car

Students in pole position at Goodwood Festival of Speed

UPRacing, a team of Portsmouth students who compete in the global motorsport series Formula Student, will be inspiring the next generation of motorsport brains at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (29 June to…

Dr Karen Shalev-Green

Exploring the impact of missing people

Academics, practitioners and policy makers from around the world will come together to explore the full range of issues around why people go missing at an international conference, co-organised by the University of Portsmouth….


Uber-insight at postgraduate open evening

Uber’s vision of the Future of Urban Mobility is the subject of a keynote presentation at an open evening to be held at the University of Portsmouth Business School on Wednesday 21st June…

Discovery: Hundreds of people across the south coast have volunteered to work with Portsmouth marine scientists as part of the UK’s largest-ever citizen science project

Volunteers to blitz southern shores this summer

A series of special events this month, including three on the south coast, will see the public help build a more accurate picture of the diversity of marine life around the UK’s coastline….

A team of leading cosmologists from the UK, France and Germany carried out the research

Why the Universe matters

***THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED*** A University of Portsmouth astrophysicist will discuss why the Universe matters at a free public lecture this week. Professor Daniel Thomas from the University’s Institute of Cosmology and…

ODP student Noel Kithakye teaching CPR to school pupils.

Children receive free life-saving skills

The University of Portsmouth is on a mission to help save lives by providing year 9 schoolchildren on the Isle of Wight with free life-saving CPR training.

Professor Mike Tipton

Portsmouth scientist says ‘fight your instincts, not the water’ to help stay alive

Professor Mike Tipton is leading a campaign with the RNLI calling on the public to fight a potentially life-threatening instinct if they fell unexpectedly into water and remember one simple skill – floating – which could save lives from drowning.


Student app celebrates Portsmouth and the Festivities

University of Portsmouth students have developed a unique city-based app, as part of the Portsmouth Festivities.

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