12 March 2015
The Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute (SMMI) at the University of Southampton has been awarded a major grant to host a new Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholarship programme, ‘Understanding Maritime Futures: Opportunities, Challenges and Threats’, which will support at least 15 PhD students.
23 December 2014
The University of Southampton’s department of Politics and International Relations has climbed 23 places for leading research in the country to place it 15th, following publication of the national Research Excellence Framework 2014. This assesses the quality and impact of research.
4 July 2014
A free, pioneering online initiative to help people develop basic research skills launches today at the University of Southampton.
14 May 2014
The University of Southampton has launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to help people improve their research project skills and share ideas.
13 May 2014
Politics students Ollie Rooney, Tanisha Beebee and Rebekah Kulidzan, together with friends from other academic disciplines across the University of Southampton, have come together to form a local branch of the United Nations Association (UNA Youth).
8 April 2014
A new grant will enable an interdisciplinary University team from Geography and Politics make a significant contribution to understanding and addressing what is a major concern in contemporary British society.
12 February 2014
With a UK general election just 14 months away political observers at the Universities of Southampton, Manchester and Simon Fraser in Canada are producing an online monthly report to measure the overall popularity of the country’s leading parties.
23 January 2014
Professor Jane Falkingham has been appointed as the new Dean of the Faculty of Social and Human Sciences at the University of Southampton.
22 November 2013
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F Kennedy
15 November 2013
Students of social sciences at Southampton look set for successful careers after university, according to a new report on employment prospects.