Wessex Institute of Technology, also known as WIT or Wessex Institute, is a prominent research and educational institution that offers postgraduate degree programs. WIT is located Ashurst Lodge which is located in the beautiful New Forest National Park in Southampton, England. Professor Carlos Brebbia established the institution in 1986 and it is the successor of Computational Mechanics Institute established earlier in 1981.
Wessex Institute offers many programmes at Post-Doctoral level in collaboration with other prominent institutions across the globe. Since its establishment, Wessex Institute has been very successful. This success is evident in the many research graduates it produces every year. Today, these graduates are in many positions of responsibility in the industry and academia. There are many Full Professors and Professors in some of the top universities in the UK.
Webometrics ranks Wessex Institute position 166 among all the universities and institutions of higher learning in the UK. In the European continent, WIT is ranked position 1,471.