This week

Could you help build a galaxy?

Have you ever wanted to help build a galaxy? Now’s your chance. Galaxy Builder is a new citizen science project from the University of Portsmouth, where volunteers reconstruct images of galaxies to help…

Helping visually impaired children to ‘feel’ the Universe

A University of Portsmouth project is helping blind and visually impaired children to ‘feel’ the Universe. The Tactile Universe has been developed by the University’s Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation to engage the blind and…

New medical research unit launched

A new collaboration between the University of Portsmouth and Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust will develop and deliver clinical research projects for the benefit of patients and the local community. The Portsmouth Technologies Trial…

Real-life student learning benefits local business

At the University of Portsmouth, work placements, research and real-world settings help us offer outstanding teaching. Students can also enrich their learning through real ‘live’ projects, such as the Business Consultancy Project (BCP),…

New sports facility to transform the health of students and the city

The University of Portsmouth has unveiled plans for a new sustainable sports facility. The £50m facility is the first major phase of the University’s estate masterplan, which aims to reshape its city centre…

Free cybersecurity lecture from award-winning expert

The award-winning cybersecurity expert Professor Paul Dorey is giving a free public talk at the University of Portsmouth on Wednesday 24 January. Professor Dorey advises companies and governments in developing their cybersecurity strategies,…

Portsmouth Professor receives MBE in New Year’s Honours

Professor Mike Tipton from the University of Portsmouth has been awarded an MBE in the 2018 New Year’s Honours list.

Partnership with Stanmore College announced

The University of Portsmouth is delighted to announce a formal partnership with Stanmore College that starts in 2018. The University believes that the College is an exciting collaborative partner and both parties are…

‘Cosmic lantern’ could help us further understand the fate of the Universe

New research has provided a deeper insight into emission line galaxies, used in several ongoing and upcoming surveys, to help us further understand the composition and fate of the Universe. The quest to…

Students inspired to ‘reach for the stars’ at official UTC opening

Students at the University Technical College (UTC) Portsmouth were hugely excited to welcome ESA astronaut Major Tim Peake to officially open their college yesteday (12 December). The University is the lead sponsor of…

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