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University of Portsmouth
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King Henry Building
Type Public
Established 1869
Chancellor Sheila Hancock
Vice-Chancellor John Craven
Administrative staff
1,264
Students 19,860
Undergraduates 15,570
Postgraduates 4,030
Location ,
Campus Urban
Sports BUSA
Website www.port.ac.uk

The University of Portsmouth is a university in Portsmouth. It was started as the Portsmouth and Gosport School of Science and the Arts in 1869, and gained university status in 1992.

Portsmouth has been rated as the 5th best modern university in the UK by The Times Good University Guide.


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