University Degree Apprenticeship Scheme: Drop-in Q&A session 16 May

An information session is running on 16 May for those who are interested in finding out about the programme.


Portsmouth hosts UK’s largest international disaster response exercise

Those on the frontline of disasters, including international emergency response, took part in the UK’s largest international disaster simulation exercise, run by experts at the University of Portsmouth.

Stress to success

Looking after your wellbeing in Mental Health Awareness Week

Our overall wellbeing includes both mind and body. A good place to start thinking about how we can be more aware of our wellbeing is the ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing’: Connect – People…

forensic open day

Chance to get inside the criminal mind

Fascinated by crime? Does your mind boggle at how some crimes are solved? You’re not alone. The subject of crime excites and inspires millions worldwide. People of all ages who are interested in…


Extraordinary staff win students’ praise

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


Star-shaped hospital to help children with autism

A University of Portsmouth architect has won an international architecture competition to design a research hospital treating children with autism and other similar conditions.

Cyber attacks are becoming more frequent

‘Mean blind spot’ leaves organisations vulnerable to cyber attack

New research has identified a ‘mean blind spot’, which leaves organisations vulnerable to cyber attack.

HEFCE story

University wins funding to tackle sexual harassment

The University of Portsmouth is to share in £2.45 million funding from HEFCE to address concerns about sexual violence and harassment on university and college campuses. The grants, from HEFCE’s Catalyst Fund, were…

Europe’s foundations mapped COPYRIGHT: ESA 2012

Londoners among most likely to feel ground move beneath feet

London tops the table of 52 European cities for the number of people exposed to possible ground instability, according to a new study. The research, from an earth scientist at the University of…

3.	Senegal ties: Jana Konig on placement in Senegal, where she later returned to work afte r graduating from the University of Portsmouth

Building bridges between the UK and Senegal

A close friendship between two universities – one in Portsmouth, and the other in Senegal, Africa – is celebrating the 30th anniversary of changing lives in both countries. The University of Portsmouth and…

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