University of Portsmouth

University in Portsmouth, UK

The University of Portsmouth is a university in Portsmouth. It was started as the Portsmouth and Gosport School of Science and the Arts in 1869, and gained university status in 1992.

University of Portsmouth
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King Henry Building
TypePublic
Established1869
ChancellorSheila Hancock
Vice-ChancellorJohn Craven
Administrative staff
1,264
Students19,860[1]
Undergraduates15,570[1]
Postgraduates4,030[1]
Location,
CampusUrban
SportsBUSA
Websitewww.port.ac.uk

Portsmouth has been rated as the 5th best modern university in the UK by The Times Good University Guide.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Table 0a - All students by institution, mode of study, level of study, gender and domicile 2006/07" (XLS). Higher Education Statistics Agency. Retrieved 2008-04-12.
  2. University of Portsmouth - Times Online

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