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Join a top 100 global university* and founding member of the Russell Group. We have a thriving community of more than 6,500 international students, including many from China, and links with universities and partners around the world.

At the University of Southampton postgraduate students are expanding their global employability potential, learning from academics who are leading research in their respective fields.

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Before coming to the UK to pursue a Master’s degree, I had been working for 4 years in an international bank in China. My journey in Southampton so far has been a wonderful experience, helping me discover new skills and become better both personal and professional wise.

Top 100 global university*
Top 20 in the UK for employability**
Award-winning Careers Service***
Guaranteed accommodation****

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*QS World University Rankings 2019

**QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2019

***Awards for our Careers and Employability Service include: Nomination Bright Futures - Most Collaborative Careers Service of the Year Award (2019); NUE Most Improved Commitment to Employability (2017); AGR Development Award: Best Preparation for Work Initiative (2017)

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