International recruitment

The University has around 2000 overseas students and over 100 nationalities are represented. Our staff are equally mixed in their backgrounds and nationalities, and we welcome and encourage international recruitment.

International Recruitment

International Recruitment

Our staff are equally mixed in their backgrounds and nationalities, and we welcome and encourage international recruitment.

We support staff joining from other countries in various ways:

An International Culture

Staff joining us from other countries will find that there is a multicultural feel to Southampton and the University. There are societies, clubs, and groups to support many cultures and nationalities as well as many places of religious activity and worship. Art, culture, leisure, recreational and sporting activities and events cover a wide range of interests. A wide range of shopping facilities includes food shops stocking ingredients from around the globe.

Checklist

If you are joining the University soon, the following is a useful checklist to assist you in making sure you have everything in place before joining us. You should have:

More information

You may find it helpful to access the international staff website: www.internationalstaff.ac.uk which the University of Southampton subscribes to. You will find a wide range of useful advice on how to make the smooth transition to living in the UK and working in the UK higher education system.