Inspire me to…launch of the new podcast series

In 2019 we will be launching our brand new podcast series ‘Inspire me to...’, created to motivate, inspire and entertain you.

We will be interviewing a variety of guests, many of which are fellow alumni, all at different stages in their careers and in a range of different subject areas. With some fascinating stories and helpful tips and advice, we hope this series connects with you, assists you with your own journey, or you simply enjoy listening to these interesting and inspiring stories of success.

Look out for our first podcast entitled Inspire me to become an Innovator. Like our Facebook page for details and reminders!

An evening with Jason Mallinson

We are pleased to announced that alumnus Jason Mallinson will be joining the University’s Vice Chancellor and Professor Mike Tipton for an on-stage interview about his experiences. Jason who graduated in 1990 with a degree in Mechanical Design Engineering at the University of Portsmouth was one of the team of divers who rescued the 12 Thai boys and their football coach from a cave in Thailand back in July. As the world’s media watched the boys were rescued one by one by these extraordinary men who have gone on to win a Pride of Britain award. The date and venue will be announced soon. Follow us on Facebook to be the first to hear when bookings go live.


New web pages

Keep an eye out in the coming months for the launch of your new alumni web pages! You’ll be able to find exclusive alumni and University events, opportunities to get involved, news items and alumni stories, so for a chance of being showcased update us on your journey.  


Although you’ve graduated from the University, there are still plenty of reasons to stay in touch with us including opportunities to volunteer. Our Alumni Volunteers Programme has nearly 2,000 members and continues to grow every day. Join the community and boost your CV by offering your help with any of the opportunities available. We’ll be introducing some new opportunities in 2019 where you can get involved with our podcast series or become a guest blogger. Register your interest here