At Southampton, we aspire to change the world for the better through our research, education, innovation and enterprise.
The University is a hub of invention and creativity. Research shapes everything we do, from our innovative teaching methods to our impressive portfolio of spin-out companies.
Our reputation for breaking new ground has enabled us to maintain our status as one of the UK’s top research universities. We are among the top 15 UK universities for research, receiving more than £80m in research grants and contracts each year.
Southampton is one of the leading entrepreneurial universities in the UK, with a strong enterprise agenda and excellent relationships with business
Our impressive record of creating spin-out companies and our success in commercialising academic research was recognised in the most recent Library House report. Southampton was placed third in the world, behind Stanford University in the USA and Cambridge in the UK.
Read about a selection of our business successes:
The ALADDIN project - a multi-disciplinary research programme which aims to solve present day and imminent challenges of disaster recovery
Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship Program - aims to identify, recognise and support exceptional new academics engaged in innovative computing research
Studying the clinical decision making in relation to ADHD in the UK and Belgium - aims to improve the diagnosis and treatment of children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).