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October 2016

2017 recruitment campaign resources available

Materials for the 2017 recruitment campaign ‘making your degree more real’ are now available online.

Major Change Projects update

Our ambitious strategy has led to many significant changes taking place in the University and work is well underway. In this new quarterly update we will share the latest information on the Major Change Projects.

Over 600,000 visits to MyPort

MyPort, the new digital one-stop-shop for all student service information has been running for over a month with 600,000 visitors accessing information on the new portal.

Research and Innovation Services update

Our Research and Innovation Service’s Blog provides news, information, opinion and events.

Volunteer and make a difference

PARCS (Portsmouth Abuse and Rape Counselling Service) is looking for helpline volunteers.

Magma power might hold key to renewable energy

Pete Rowley, University of Portsmouth Iceland is about to tap into water as hot as lava. Several kilometres below ground, a drilling rig named Thor will soon penetrate the area around a magma…

University partners with Hampshire FA

The University has become an official partner of Hampshire FA as part of the organisation’s efforts to promote refereeing in the county.

Dr Claire Nee

One in ten burglary victims moves house

Tune in above to watch Dr Nee’s interview on the Discovery Channel.  Being a victim of burglary has such a profound effect on some, that more than a million in the UK moved…

University showcases work on Southbank

Tackling social challenges through architecture and design was one of the University projects selected for Making Places, an exhibition on London’s Southbank showcasing the impact of universities on their regional economy.

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…

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