Testimonials

The service,facilities and support provided to me by Graduate study is exceptional and overwhelming. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Mr. Geoff Abbott and Mr. Mreenal Chakroborty for their sustenance. Mr Geoff has guided me throughout the progression and his vibrant presence has made the whole process of studying in UK so easier for me. 

 

 

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University of Portsmouth

The Portsmouth experience

 

High quality teaching

All of our courses encourage and support students in developing the knowledge and skills essential for successful careers in a global workplace. This means that whatever you choose to study, your course will include opportunities for work-related learning, which could be through a formal placement or sandwich year, voluntary experience, project or internship, or within one of our simulated environments. In addition to this, leaders and inspirational individuals from business or specific academic fields regularly visit the University.

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You'll find a whole range of opportunities open to you as part of your studies and alongside your course. Many of our students develop their entrepreneurial aspirations through enterprise projects or learn another language through our Institution-Wide Language Programme. There are also study abroad schemes where you could get to spend a semester or year in a different country, as well as field trips in certain subjects.

Student satisfaction

Our students report very high levels of satisfaction about the quality of teaching on their courses, the approachability of staff and academic support. Our reputation for teaching and student support is something we really value. For the fifth year running, our students have reported very high levels of satisfaction in the National Student Survey. Both full and part-time students were asked to rank their satisfaction in a range of areas from specific subjects to academic support and their satisfaction overall was 85 per cent, higher than the national average of 83 per cent.

The results place Portsmouth within the top 30 mainstream English universities for student satisfaction, making us one of the top modern universities.Many of the University’s taught subjects also rank in the top 10 per cent in the country in terms of overall satisfaction.

Academic guidance

All new students are allocated a personal tutor. Your tutor will provide you with advice and guidance, and encourage you to get the most out of your course and help you achieve your goals.

Learn with experts

At Portsmouth our research informs our teaching in number of ways. You will be taught by people at the forefront of their field; some of our students even get involved in externally-funded research projects working with our experts as part of their course or as paid research assistants. In other instances, they appear as co-authors on published papers – another strength you could possibly add to your CV.

Preparation for a future profession

Over half of our courses are accredited or validated by professional organisations, and many more offer an accelerated route to qualifying with a profession or obtaining chartered status. Professional, statutory and regulatory bodies with which we work include:

  • Architects Registration Board
  • Association for Project Management
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Association of Corporate Treasurers
  • Association of International Accountants
  • Association of MBAs
  • Avid Technology Inc
  • British Association for Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • British Computer Society
  • British Council English in Britain Accreditation Scheme
  • British Occupational Hygiene Society
  • British Psychological Society
  • Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
  • Chartered Institute of Marketing
  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development
  • Chartered Management Institute
  • College of Operating Department Practitioners
  • Department for Education
  • Forensic Science Society
  • General Pharmaceutical Council
  • General Social Care Council
  • Geological Society
  • Health Professions Council
  • Higher Education Academy
  • Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity
  • Institute of Biomedical Science
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
  • Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
  • Institute of Engineering Designers
  • Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
  • Institute of Historic Building Conservation
  • Institute of Legal Executives
  • Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
  • Institute of Risk Management
  • Institution of Engineering and Technology
  • Institution of Environmental Science
  • Institution of Marine Engineering Science and Technology
  • Institution of Mechanical Engineers
  • International Society of Typographic Designers
  • Malaysian Board of Quantity Surveyors
  • Medical Education England
  • National Offender Management Service
  • Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Royal Institute of British Architects
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • SkillsActive
  • Society of Radiographers
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority / Bar Standards Board
  • The Institute of Mathematics and Its Applications
  • The Society of Operations Engineers
  • Training and Development Agency