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Faculties, schools and departments

Our world-class teaching and research activities are delivered across five faculties, within which there are a number of subject-specific schools or departments. We have a branch campus in Malaysia within the EduCity development in Iskandar that offers degrees in engineering.

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Teaching and research areas: archaeology, English, film studies, history, modern languages, music, philosophy, textiles, graphics, fashion design, fine art

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Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences

Teaching and research areas: electronics and electrical engineering, computer science and IT, web science, optoelectronics, physics, astronomy, audiology, aeronautics and astronautics, acoustical engineering, civil engineering, energy, mechanical engineering, ship science and chemistry

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Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences

Teaching and research areas: biodiversity, ecology and ecosystem services, biology, biochemistry, biomedical sciences, neuroscience, plant biology, pharmacology, zoology, geology, geophysics, geography (human and physical), environmental science, oceanography, marine science, psychology, nursing, midwifery, clinical physiology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry, advanced clinical practice, palliative and end of life care, active living and rehabilitation, the organisation and delivery of care, continual professional development training (nursing)

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Faculty of Medicine

Teaching and research areas: general practice, respiratory medicine, developmental sciences, cancer sciences and bone and joint diseases, with cross-cutting themes in translational immunology and stem cells and regenerative medicine

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Faculty of Social Sciences

Teaching and research areas: applied and pure mathematics, statistics, education, teaching and learning,  operational research, gerontology, economics, politics and international relations, social statistics and demography, sociology, social policy and criminology, internet law, maritime law, environmental law, business strategy, marketing, human resources management

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University of Southampton Malaysia

Teaching and research areas: aeronautics and astronautics, electrical and electronic engineering, mechanical engineering

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