Student Success
2.	Elite: Laurence is one of 20 promising sportsmen and women selected as sports scholars by the University of Portsmouth

Portsmouth scholars selected for Team GB

Two University of Portsmouth sportsmen have been selected for Great Britain to take part in the 2017 World University Winter Games in Kazakhstan. Laurence Willows, a member of the England ski cross team,…

Linguist Luisetta Mudie

Talented linguist wins translation honour

A talented masters student at the University of Portsmouth has proved the language of humanity is universal by winning an award in a prestigious translation competition for the second time. Luisetta Mudie’s translations…

Nathan Cable (Centre, grey jacket and white shirt)

High flying Portsmouth graduate one of tomorrow’s travel leaders

University of Portsmouth Business graduate Nathan Cable, co-founder of Party Hard Travel, has been listed as one of 30 young travel stars by leading travel industry magazine, Travel Trade Gazette (TTG).

Students at the higher education resource centre, which has been stocked with book donations from the University of Portsmouth.

Textbook donations benefit African students

Donations of textbooks from the University of Portsmouth are helping a Ugandan graduate to improve higher education in his own country.


Fashion intern’s work on high street

A Portsmouth fashion student who did a placement with major high street retailer FatFace was over the moon to see her design in shop windows a year later. Lauren Chivers, 21, of Portsmouth,…

The University’s Pro Vice-Chancellor for Global Engagement Chris Chang surrounded by graduates at the Hong Kong ceremony

East Asia students graduate in style

University of Portsmouth students from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan have graduated at a special ceremony in Hong Kong. Family and friends of 47 graduates attended the event at the Langham Hotel, after…

Top tribute: A screenshot from Oliver’s stop-motion film

Young filmmaker strikes right chord

Oliver Moore, a film production student who made a fan video in tribute to a band he’s followed since he was a teenager, was amazed when they adopted it as their official video.

On set (l-r): Jack Johal, Joey Nutkins, Sir Michael Caine and Ben Hodgson. CREDIT:  Jeff Spicer

Film students work with Michael Caine

Two university film students keen enough to get out of bed at 4.30am to gain work experience found themselves alongside Hollywood legend Sir Michael Caine. The University of Portsmouth students, Jack Johal and…

Finalists - left to right - John Wheal, Casper Nielson, Harry Phelan, Calvin Macleod and Ming Wu

Three student entrepreneurs in competition final

Three out of five finalists in a competition to find the best young entrepreneurial talent are students/graduates from the Faculty of Technology.

Paralympian Lauren Steadman celebratory lunch, University of Portsmouth. 

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Celebratory event for student Paralympian

A celebratory event was held at the University of Portsmouth last week for a student who won silver at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio.

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