The University of Southampton
Health Sciences

At Health Sciences everything we do is powered by world-class research. In a culture of collaboration, discovery and excellence, we pioneer advances in clinical practice and shape the future of healthcare delivery.

We provide a first-class environment for cutting edge research to prepare tomorrow’s nurses, physiotherapists, midwives, occupational therapists, clinical physiologists and podiatrists to shape and advance practice across the world. We also support the continued professional development of health professionals, through a range of individual modules.

We're top ten in the world

Nursing at the University is ranked 9th in the world and third in the UK according to the QS World Rankings by Subject 2018

At Southampton we believe first class research is one of the key drivers to delivering care of the highest quality and ensuring that nursing continues to be a profession that attracts the brightest and the best.

Visit our QS World Rankings page
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Celebrating the NHS at 70

As we say a very happy birthday to the NHS on 5 July, we're celebrating the many ways our staff and students have contributed to the improvement of healthcare in the UK.

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Open Days 2018

Book now to explore our campus and learn about our courses from Nursing, Midwifery and Cardiac Physiology to Physiotherapy, Podiatry and Occupational Therapy.

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Nurses lead, manage and transform patient care around the world. Train to be a nurse with us and open up the gateway to a high-flying career in healthcare. Watch our #BeExtraordinary film.

15 June 2018

Clinical academic work reducing falls amon...

A Southampton Clinical Doctoral Research Fellow’s quality improveme...

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23 May 2018

How the power of mathematics can help asse...

Researchers at the University of Southampton have developed a new c...

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10 May 2018

World-leaders in Nursing research and educ...

Nursing at Southampton ranks ninth in the world and third in the UK...

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