University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Southampton is moving up our top 20 after a stellar performance in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

It ranks seventh in the UK under our analysis of the new research ratings, a reward for entering nine out of ten eligible academics for assessment with more than 80% of their research was rated as world-leading or internationally excellent.

The Times Ranking

Rank 16
Student experience 86.5%
Graduate prospects 78.1%


Student Stats

Applications per place 6.7
Undergraduate (full-time) 15,780
Undergraduate (part-time) 415
Postgraduates (full-time) 6,055
Mature students 14%
Overseas students 10.8%


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