University of Southampton
University of Southampton

Continente: Europe

Country: United Kingdom

Address: University of Southampton, University Road, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom

Web Site: www.southampton.ac.uk



About University of Southampton:

The University of Southampton (Soton) is a research university located in Southampton, England. The university's origins date back to the founding of the Hartley Institution in 1862. In 1902, the Institution developed into the Hartley University College, awarding degrees from the University of London. On 29 April 1952, the institution was granted full university status, allowing it to award its own degrees. The university has seven teaching campuses. The main campus is located in the Highfield area of Southampton and is supplemented by four other campuses within the city: Avenue Campushousing the Faculty of Humanities, the National Oceanography Centre housing courses in Ocean and Earth Sciences, Southampton General Hospital offering courses in Medicine and Health Sciences, and Boldrewood Campus an engineering and maritime technology campus housing also the university's strategic ally Lloyd's Register. In addition, the university operates a School of Art based in nearby Winchester and an international branch in Malaysia offering courses in Engineering. Each campus is equipped with its own library facilities.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
World University Rankings 167 161 146 134 153 145 127 116 116 116 108 113

ByField

Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - 173 181 155 174 49 152 158 158 151 149 153
Engineering - 93 95 89 105 97 106 106 116 115 113 122
Life Sciences - 276 229 195 174 199 189 172 171 175 179 170
Clinical Medicine - 152 152 148 172 157 148 122 120 118 111 122
Natural Sciences - 93 81 87 97 94 94 76 84 90 77 78
Social Sciences - 156 119 118 131 116 95 110 116 84 102 100

BySubject

Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - 50 49 54 59 61 66 74 84
Chemistryical Engineering - - - - 246 273 - 250 240 216 220 242
Chemistry - - - 146 160 153 174 168 183 206 221 223
Civil Engineering - - - 231 218 188 159 178 144 109 151 154
Computer Science - - - 91 79 107 108 91 104 114 92 114
Electrical Engineering - - - 99 92 91 85 73 80 65 59 72
Environment / Ecology - - - - 215 213 181 165 157 152 127 125
Geosciences - - - 70 68 67 54 41 45 41 47 51
Materials Science - - - 89 117 124 134 122 140 142 141 151
Mathematics - - - 230 - 241 220 242 276 239 222 265
Mechanical Engineering - - - 105 113 97 86 87 82 89 81 90
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - 291 - - 301-350 301-350
Physics - - - 87 85 88 100 76 83 91 69 66
Plant & Animal Science - - - - 226 173 261 244 292 284 297 236