Engineering and the Environment

Engineering Research

We strive to improve people's Quality of Life by research in hearing, hearing aids, cochlear implants and balance.

Leading the world with pioneering research

Our researchers are working at the cutting edge, pioneering solutions to the key issues facing society. Our vibrant research community is multidisciplinary and led by world-renowned academics. The research feeds into the educational and enterprise programmes, and vice versa. In this way, researchers, students and business maximise the opportunities to guide the research to produce solutions suitable for industry/healthcare/policy, and give students the opportunity to work in cutting-edge research and enterprise teams.

Find out what it's like to study here

As a leading UK research University, we provide world class learning facilities and innovative learning environments, along with excellent teaching. Find out from our students what they think of studying at the University of Southampton.

Start your career

Employability is about more than just getting a job – we believe in helping our students gain the necessary experience for a future career, along with the skills to identify opportunities and make the most of them

World renowned research facilities

Our vibrant research community is multidisciplinary and led by world-renowned academics.

Become a student

Once you’ve chosen a course, the next step is to make an application through UCAS, the central processing body for higher education courses.

Meet our students

Conor Boland

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“Southampton is generally regarded as the best for audiology. Aspects of my degree have been essential in everything I do, from looking at the anatomy of patients to treatments.”

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Open Days

Visit us at one of our University Open Days and find out what it's really like to study here.