United Kingdom
University of Southampton
The University of Southampton, one of the top research universities in the United Kingdom, is well renowned for its unique learning approach. The Russell Group of research-intensive universities includes the university as a founding member. Southampton was founded in 1862 as Hartley Institution and was granted university status in 1952. In a variety of fields, the University of Southampton provides undergraduate, postgraduate, and foundation year programmes. Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, and Faculty of Social Sciences are among the university's various departments. Apart from the basic topics, Southampton also offers specialisations in audiology, acoustic engineering, archaeology, criminology, optoelectronics, and gerontology.

Cost of attendance

For international students, the average yearly cost of attendance for undergraduate programmes is 1,978,047 INR, while for postgraduate programmes, the average cost is 2,809,303 INR. The amount varies depending on the course chosen, the type of lodging provided, and the candidate's personal spending habits.


A student at this university can live on one of seven campuses: five in Southampton, one in Winchester, and one in the Malaysian city of Iskandar Puteri. International students can live in one of nine resident halls on campus. TV, laundry machines and tumble dryers, 24-hour reception, launderettes, music room, computer rooms, workout suite, BBQ areas, bicycle storage, squash court, and Wi-Fi are all provided at the common. Non-ensuite (category one, two, and three), Ensuite (categories one and two), studio apartment (categories one and two), and one and two-bedroom flats. The University of Southampton provides accessible and adapted rooms for students with impairments or special needs, including specialised equipment and fittings customised to individual needs. Wessex Lane Room - £121.03/week - (51 weeks contract). And The weekly rent for off-campus living ranges from £80 to £140. The majority of the residences are located near Solent University.

Acceptance rate

The total number of students at the university are 20000. There are more than 6,500 international students from more than 135 countries. The acceptance rate of the university is 84.0 %.


The University of Southampton has seven campuses: five in Southampton, one in Winchester, and one in Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia. There are about 80 student-run sports groups at the campus. Over 300 clubs and organisations are open to all students and are run and supervised by the university's student union. Across the university's campuses, students have access to five libraries. The Mountbatten Building, which houses the Electronic and Computer Science faculty, is located on the Highfield Campus. At the Waterfront Campus, there is a Multi-use Research Aquarium.


undergraduate BSc Accounting and Finance (and with Placement) programmes are accredited by ACCA and ICAEW. Southampton Business School is a recognised ICAEW Partner in Learning institution as credit for prior learning (CPL), use of learning materials, and graduate recruitment.

Jobs and Placement

Rolls-Royce, NHS, Deloitte, Babcock International, Amazon, Airbus, Factset, IBM, and other well-known firms have partnered or collaborated with the institution to provide graduate job opportunities. According to a recent High Fliers study, the University of Southampton is placed 17th by Graduate Market on the list of Universities Targeted by the Largest Number of Top Employers in the United Kingdom in 2017-2018. The average yearly pay of University of Southampton graduates is 35,000 GBP, according to PayScale.

QS Ranking

Ranked 77th in the QS Global World Rankings 2022

The Ranking

124th in the World University Rankings by Times Higher Education 2021

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