Student Success
Speed and eye for detail: Georgina and shorthand tutor Gill Wray

Journalist wins award for perfect 100

Third year journalism student Georgina Moore has won a national award for the precision and speed of her shorthand. The UK award, from the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) and…


Junior Dance Off 2016

The Department of Sport and Recreation’s annual Junior Dance Off event

Students Rosie Grant, left, and Hollie Easen investigate at a real fire scene during their internship with Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service.

Students join forces with fire investigators

An interns scheme with Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service has ignited an interest in fire investigation careers for two University of Portsmouth students. Second-year Criminology and Forensic Studies students Rosie Grant and Hollie…

Ben Cook's poster, which is being exhibited in cities worldwide.

Competition success for design students

Four graphic design students at the University of Portsmouth have been shortlisted in an international poster competition. Shahad Millibari, Johannes Leismann, Ben Cook and Eduardo Dario were shortlisted from 4,980 entries to the…

More than 60 students volunteered at the recent annual Christmas lunch for 62 elderly people in Portsmouth

Helping make everything better

Unseen and unsung by many, hundreds of University students have given thousands of hours of time and expertise to help Portsmouth flourish.

Winners: Mike, left, and James

Engineering a winning career

Three engineering students at the University of Portsmouth are thrilled to have been given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and their best-ever Christmas present. The County Council will also support to help them reach the…

L-R Ground Engineering Editor Claire Symes, graduate Jack Taggart and Atkins Chief Engineering Geologist Tracy Radford

Engineering graduate wins student of the year

A University of Portsmouth graduate has won student of the year at an annual awards for the geotechnical and ground engineering industry. Former Engineering Geology and Geotechnics student Jack Taggart won in his…

Graduands with Vice-chancellor Graham Galbraith, Dean of Technology Professor Djamel Ait-Boudaoud,  Associate Dean of Portsmouth Business School David Smith, Deputy Director of the International Office Catherine Cole, and Director of the south-east Asia regional office, Adele Wong

Celebrations for class of 2015

  Sisters from Malaysia, a senior firefighter from Brunei and a medical tourism specialist in south-east Asia were among the graduates at the University of Portsmouth’s 10th graduation ceremony in Kuala Lumpur. Graduates…


First ever Course Rep of the Month

Blanca Angelica Timblick, an MA in Marketing student, was awarded the first ever ‘Course Rep of the Month’ award for November.

Guardian Media Awards pic WEB

Graduate shortlisted for Guardian award

A 2015 journalism graduate is in the running for a prestigious Guardian Student Media Award thanks to the features she wrote about food poverty in Portsmouth. Stephanie Hunter, 26, who graduated this summer…

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