The University of Southampton

Ask the Expert Videos

We’re growing our library of videos! Connecting you and your students to experts from the University of Southampton and our community partners – join us for everything from 2 min introductions to hour long lectures, in subjects ranging from the Glorious Galapagos to the Russian Revolution!

You can also find these videos on our youtube channel. For more information and to request a live talk or workshop for your school, college or community group, visit our Ask the Expert wesbite.


ATE All Ages Playlist


ATE Primary (7-11 years) Playlist 

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ATE Secondary (11-16 years) Playlist – Coming soon!


ATE FE (16+ years) Playlist

ATE Where are they now? Playlist

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ATE Tea Talks @ WSA

Mechanical Engineering Taster Lectures

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Aerospace Engineering theme:

Automotive theme:

Biomedical Engineering theme:

Computational Engineering theme:

Engineering Management theme:

Materials theme:

Mechatronics theme:

Naval Engineering theme:

Sustainable Energy Systems theme:


Videos from around the University

More Videos For Schools and Colleges

Future Focus – Year 11 playlist

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5 in Five | Tips for Schools and Colleges

UCAS Applications and Personal Statements

Electronics and Computer Science ‘Lockdown Lectures’

Philosophy for schools

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Institute for Sound and Vibration Research | Activities for Home

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Why study Humanities at University?


Public Engagement with Research

Southampton Science and Engineering Festival (SOTSEF) 2020 – SOTSEF Goes Digital!

Bright Club – where researchers become comedians!

Watch all the previous Bright Club shows on the Bright Club Southampton youtube channel!

Research Revealed – see what our researchers are working on!


Public Lecture Series

Distinguished Lecture Series

Health and Healthcare


Population and Migration