How to apply

The application process may start as early as a year before the start date of your programme of study. It is important that you understand clearly all the stages involved and that you ask the International Office, the British Council or our overseas representatives for assistance if you have any questions.

International students' opinion

You can listen to some of our international students from Mexico, Kenya, Korea, Brunei, India, Japan, China and Pakistan participating in our video below explaining how they submitted their application to the University.

Application process

Before submitting your application, you should check both the academic and English language entry requirements specific to your chosen course.

Completed application forms must be accompanied by academic transcripts, English level certificates and letters of recommendation.

More details on applying:

Enquiry Form for Prospective Students

Enquiry form for prospective international students

Key facts

"I am really enjoying studying at the University of Southampton thanks to its very good facility and resources for research."

Khondaker Abdullah-Al-Mamun from Bangladesh, PhD in Sound and Vibration