Life outside study
University is more than a place to learn. Make Portsmouth your home.
You'll find new things to love at university, discover new hobbies and make friendships to last a lifetime. Explore the city you'll call home and find out what's waiting for you in Portsmouth.
Hungry for adventure? Here's a taster of the great food and drink you can savour in the city.
Portsmouth is a bustling city with the sea on our doorstep and green spaces all around.
Portsmouth features an array of fantastic local, independent businesses from art galleries, to bars, restaurants and delicatessens. Hear from local people and students on why they chose and love Portsmouth.
We're home to great independent businesses, so shopping in the city is a treat.
Want to get involved in Portsmouth's music scene? Here's all you need to start.
From water sports to football and quidditch – few cities can compete with Portsmouth's sport opportunities.
Take a closer look at the many societies and clubs you can join, and find out what the Students' Union can do for you.
Immerse yourself in another culture and meet new people by choosing from our 8 language programmes.
Spend a day walking through our campus and exploring the city, getting closer to a place buzzing with purpose and possibility.