This week

Finding the next generation of cyber security experts

The University of Portsmouth has joined forces with global cyber and information security experts, ThinkMarble, to host the first CyberFirst Adventurers course in the South East to develop the next generation of cyber…

Celebrate the darker corners of Portsmouth’s imagination

This Halloween sees the return of Portsmouth DarkFest, a creative and cultural festival exploring all things dark, supernatural, and sinister. Inspired by the Supernatural Cities project at the University of Portsmouth, and working in close…

Chancellor Karen Blackett OBE appointed Race Equality Business Champion

The University’s Chancellor Karen Blackett OBE has been appointed as a Race Equality Business Champion by the Prime Minister Theresa May. A new charter setting out five practical steps for private sector businesses…

British Academy awards funding to Portsmouth academic to research heritage, dignity and violence

A University of Portsmouth academic is to share in over £7.5 million funding from the British Academy to help generate evidence on the challenges and opportunities faced in developing countries.   Professor Tamsin…

New University Eye Clinic opens

The University of Portsmouth’s new Eye Clinic, which will offer free eye tests for local residents, staff, students and alumni, officially opened last week on 11 October. The clinic was opened by England…

Citizen scientists further our knowledge of coastal seas

Scientists from the University of Portsmouth and local volunteers have taken part in the UK’s largest ever citizen science project to understand how our coastline is changing in the face of climate change…

University rises in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide

The University of Portsmouth continues to climb in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide, which is published this weekend (23 September). It is now ranked 51st, up from 53rd last year,…

A Hubble Space Telescope image of the barred spiral galaxy NGC 1300, located 61 million light years away. Credit: HST / NASA / ESA

Cosmologist to help solve one of the Universe’s biggest puzzles

New research led by the University of Portsmouth could solve one of the biggest outstanding puzzles about the universe and also radically rewrite our understanding of our place within it. Professor Kazuya Koyama…

Learn from experienced entrepreneurs to launch start-ups or commercialise research

The University of Portsmouth is working with a select group of experienced entrepreneurs and business people to advise and assist students and staff as they launch start-ups or explore commercialisation of research. The…

Portsmouth research praised as an example of UK industrial innovation

An engineering research project from the University of Portsmouth is being praised as an example of UK industrial innovation in the 2018 Parliamentary Review, which aims to share best practice among policy makers…

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