University of Portsmouth

Study Group:

University of Portsmouth

(Hampshire, UK)

The University of Portsmouth is a public university in the city of PortsmouthHampshireEngland. The history of the university dates back to 1908 when the Park building opened as a Municipal college and public library. It was previously known as Portsmouth Polytechnic until 1992 when it was granted university status through the Further and Higher Education Act 1992. It is ranked among the Top 100 universities under 50 in the world.

  • Pathway courses
  • English language courses
  • Undergraduate
  • Graduate
Entry Requirement:











5.5 (no component below 5.5)


score of 72


at least 51 points




6.0 (no component below 5.5)


score of 79


at least 54 points




IELTS band 6.5–7.0, with no component below 6.0.


score of 91


at least 61 points


Fee Structure:                
2018/19 £13,200–£15,100         £2,300 (Placement year)
2019/20 £13,900–£15,900         £2,400 (Placement year)
2020/21 £14,300–£16,400         £2,500 (Placement year)
2021/22 £14,700–£16,900         £2,600 (Placement year)


INTAKES: September, January

BURSARIES: We currently offer 2 bursaries for international students:

  1. Global Outreach: Access to Learning (GOAL) Awards
  2. Passport Bursary

Both options give you a 10% fee reduction on your first year of study.

  1. Chevening Scholarship: Awards are typically for a 1-year Master’s degree in any subject.
  2. Commonwealth Scholarship: The CSC awards scholarships for all levels and modes of study including undergraduate coursesMaster’s programmes, PhDs and courses studied via distance learning.