On the following pages, you'll find answers to important questions about undergraduate study: including how to choose a degree and a university, how to get your tuition fees sorted, and how to apply for an undergraduate course. You can also explore the city and University through our virtual undergraduate open day, and get your hands on our undergraduate prospectus. And if you want to earn a salary while studying, explore our degree apprenticeships and work-based degrees.
Student life in 2020/21
Things be a little different in 2020/21, but you'll still have a great, varied and enriching experience when you study with us this year.
Sign up for a July Virtual Open Day to find out more about student life in Portsmouth and what it's like to study here, learn more about your course, and explore the city, the University and our campus.
When choosing your degree course, you want to make the right decision for you. Read our advice on how to compare courses, how to find a university that suits you, and how to get ready for student life in a new city.
Use our course search to find the right undergraduate degree for you. Search by course title, award (e.g. BA or BSc), course type, mode of study, start date or subject area.
Clearing and Adjustment give you a great opportunity to find the best course for you if your exam results surprise you, you don’t get any offers or you change your mind.
Explore our tips for writing a strong personal statement. Find out how universities use your UCAS statement, what to include, how much to write and how to get started.
Find out how to get student finance to fund your undergraduate degree, how to apply for a student loan, how to budget for your living costs and pay your rent, and who to talk to if you need support.
Hear from our graduates including our Chancellor Karen Blackett and Paralympian Lauren Steadman on why they're proud to be part of our community.