University of Southampton

University of Southampton


Discover your new world at the University of Southampton Join us at Southampton and enjoy a course taught by world-leading academics in a research-intensive environment. A top 15 UK university* and a 100 global university** with over 150 years of history, we offer courses across 65 subject areas, including business, engineering and medicine, the arts and social sciences. You’ll be part of our diverse and welcoming student community drawn from all over the world. Take advantage of a huge range of academic, social and employment opportunities: we offer personalised courses, study abroad opportunities and paid work placements, and we have over 300 student societies covering cultures, hobbies and sports. *The Complete University Guide 2022 **QS World Rankings 2022

Scholarships and grants

Please see our Funding pages to check our range of grants and scholarships available to EU students;

Sociology helps us to understand ourselves, our relationships, and the challenges we face in a changing world. The UK's excellent teaching and a culture of dynamic research will give you the skills to be a sought-after graduate by employers in many sectors. You will become skilled in social research methods to better understand aspects of society: observation, interviews, large-scale surveys and analysing the content of documents and videos. Graduates work in journalism, management, marketing and advertising, local and national government, social research institutions, teaching, health services, social work, charitable organisations, human resources, market research and university and college lecturing. Discover what your life as a student of Sociology in the UK will be like!
Amy McDermott
Amy McDermott
Student Recruitment Manager at University of Stirling
Michele Raimondo
Michele Raimondo
International Recruitment Officer at University of Westminster
Joshua Koster
Joshua Koster
Country Development Manager (Europe), International office, Global Recruitment & Admissions at University of Southampton
Participating Universities
University of Stirling
University of Westminster
University of Southampton
In the UK, you could end up studying Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics or Financial Mathematics at postgraduate level. Whether you’re interested in deepening your theoretical knowledge for a research career, or you would prefer to apply your skills to solve concrete problems, you will find a postgraduate maths course for you. Come along to this webinar to hear more about the options available to you in the UK.
Sam Twells, Regional Manager Student Recruitment (Europe), University of Cambridge
Sam Twells, Regional Manager Student Recruitment (Europe), University of Cambridge
Sam studied History at Cambridge and has worked there since graduating in 2014. His first outreach position involved liaising with schools across the UK on behalf of his College, Corpus Christi. He then moved to the central Cambridge Admissions Office to deliver the University Open Days, before transferring to the International Student Recruitment team in 2018. Sam is now responsible for engaging with students, parents, counsellors and schools from across Europe.
Dr Ben Adams
Dr Ben Adams
Senior Lecturer, Mathematics, Director of Studies for the Mathematics with Data Science for industry course at University of Bath
Joshua Koster
Joshua Koster
Country Development Manager (Europe), International office, Global Recruitment & Admissions at University of Southampton
Participating Universities
University of Cambridge
University of Bath
University of Southampton


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Architecture, building and planning
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Art and Design
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Biological sciences
  • Biology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology, biophysics, and biochemistry
  • Psychology – take a look at our psychology subject guide
  • Zoology
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