University of Southampton
The Fulbright University of Southampton Award covers the first year of any master's or doctoral degree programme offered by the university.
The University of Southampton, a world-class research-intensive Russell Group University, was founded in 1862 as the Hartley Institute, becoming a University by Royal Charter in 1952.
The University of Southampton regularly ranks within the top 1% of universities worldwide, with strengths spanning many academic disciplines including Humanities, Social Sciences, Engineering, Sciences and Medicine. Over 96 per cent of the University’s research environment has been assessed as world-leading and internationally excellent and a number of our subject areas can be found within the top 50 in the world, including Archaeology and Earth and Marine Sciences.
University of Southampton key-facts:
- Over 24,000 students, including 7,000 postgraduate students and researchers, and 5,000 staff
- A dynamic international community with over 6,500 international students from more than 135 different countries
- A beautiful green campus-based environment, with several additional specialist campuses in Southampton, Winchester and Malaysia.
The university provides a close-knit, cosmopolitan and culturally diverse community in which to study. Situated in a warm and green city on the south coast, just over an hour from London, Southampton is a thriving modern city, steeped in history and culture with excellent links to the rest of the UK and Europe.
- Full tuition waiver
This is intended as a contribution towards general maintenance costs towards the first year in the UK.
In the UK, master's degrees are typically one-year programmes (full-time) and PhDs are three-year programmes (full-time).