Read the latest news from the University, including student successes and research breakthroughs, browse our calendar of upcoming events, listen to the latest podcast episodes, and read blogs from academics across our 5 faculties.
Explore our upcoming Open Days
There's no better way to get to know the University of Portsmouth and the city, than to come to see it for yourself. Come to one of our open days, and we'll help you explore our island city, and get to know what life as a student is like.
Undergraduate Open Days
NewsView all news
Calling all gardeners
Get into the Christmas spirit with a vodka from Chernobyl to help the people of Ukraine
No sex please - marine life turned off by swimming in plastic chemicals
20 minutes of exercise can boost your brain after a bad night’s sleep
Young people to lead on Isle of Wight park redevelopment
EventsView all events
Dec 4 2023
A Jonny Hannah Talk – The mysterious world of Darktown
Dec 7 2023
Embracing Neurodiversity in the Workplace
Dec 7 2023
The Basics of Writing - Your audience
Dec 12 2023
UoP BAL Study Abroad Information Session for Parents and Guardians
Dec 13 2023
Disability Staff Network Meeting
BlogsView all blogs
PGR Student Spotlight - Oscar Karlsson
Can I give you a call? Testing the effectiveness of phone and in-person vetting interviews
Is The World Becoming Less Democratic?
Placement Experience: Science Content Management Placement at STFC - Dascha Choudhury-Gibbons
Festive jumpers for a good cause
We're developing our podcasts to bring you expert insight on topical issues, stories from our students and alumni, and University news. Find out more about our existing podcast series below.
Participation and Performance
Humans in extremes
Featured research stories
New resource to help in the fight against climate change
Study suggests mild COVID-19 can have harmful effects on cardiovascular health
First ever sturgeon to be found in Africa
Hear from our academics and experts directly from wherever in the world you are, by viewing one of our webinar series.
Our Research Futures webinar is focused on furthering conversations between our various disciplines to support our researchers’ projects and interactions while in isolation.
Business Covid Webinar Series
View all of the episodes in the webinar series from the Faculty of Business and Law
Getting Started Series
Our 'Getting Started' webinar series is designed to give you up-to-the-minute information, tips and guidance to help you get started with your uni application.
Read SOLVE to explore our research success stories and discover how we're addressing the planet's most-pressing issues through our research.
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