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Southampton is a leading UK research university with outstanding facilities, exceptional teaching, great accommodation and excellent sport and social amenities.


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We are working to address the under-representation of women in university physics

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We are tackling gender inequality in science and engineering

I want to take forward all that I have learnt in my degree and on my year abroad and continue researching in astronomy.

Mark Graham - MPhys Physics with Astronomy (with a Year Abroad)
  • 24 May 2016

    Physics at Southampton soars into the top five!

    Physics and Astronomy at the University of Southampton has ranked 4th in the latest 2017 Guardian University Guide. The result reflects the hard work that Physics and Astronomy have put in, with student satisfaction showing an increase in all areas including teaching, feedback, support and personal development.

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  • 19 May 2016

    Stellar cannibalism transforms star into brown dwarf

    Astronomers have detected a sub-stellar object that used to be a star, after being consumed by its white dwarf companion.

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  • 16 May 2016

    Lattice 2016, 24 – 30 July

    The 34th annual International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory will bring together a global community of researchers from theoretical particle physics and quantum field theory.

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